STARS Basketball Club

2023 STARS Sumner County League

(Rising 4th - 8th Grade Boys)


(NO Team Registrations)

Goals of the League:

LEARN/HAVE FUN/COMPETE:  STARS coaches will provide a positive and competitive environment through purposeful skills teaching and structured games.  Each week, there will be a primary focus/teaching point.  Athletes need both proper teaching and reps. This format will allow athletes to learn and work on their skills in a structured practice and scrimmage setting.


Weekly Emphasis Points (both offensive and defensive principles):

  • Week 1:  Down Screen 
  • Week 2:  Down Screens and Ball Screens 
  • Week 3:  Down Screens, Ball Screens, and Flare Screens
  • Week 4:  Down Screens, Ball Screens, Flare Screens, and Curl Screens


Dates / Divisions:  Thursdays (July 13th, 20th, 27th, and August 3rd) and Sundays (July 30th and August 6th) – Season consists of 6 games season over 4 weeks)

  • League sessions will be held at Welch College and First Baptist-Winchester (Gallatin) from 5-9pm (depending on league size, other facilities may be added)
  • Two sessions the week of July 24th and July 31st (Thursdays and Sundays; see dates above)
  • Grades:  Rising 4th-8th Grade Boys (2023-2024 school year)
  • Divisions (Boys Only):
    • Rising 4th/5th Grade
    • JV (Rising 6th and 7th Grade)
    • Varsity (Rising 7th Grade/Advanced Players and Rising 8th Grade)
  • Season consists of 6 games season over 4 weeks; see dates above


Format (Session/Game Times and Rules):

  • 75 Minutes per session 
  • Each session will include 20 to 25 minutes of skills/drills/teaching of weekly focus point(s) followed by 48 minutes of game play
  • Games to be played at 5:00PM, 6:20PM, and 7:40 PM at Welch College and First Baptist-Winchester (depending on league size, other facilities may be added)
  • Two, 24 mins halves with a running clock



  • 7-9 players per team
  • Individual registration only 
  • Teams Formed/Coaches Assigned – Teams (players and assigned coaches) are fixed for all 4 weeks (*Player moves could happen to make teams more fair/competitive environment)

Pricing Info

  • $125 (early bird – if registering prior to July 1)
  • $139 if registering July 1 and later
  • Registration deadline: Friday, July 7th