2016 Tryout Information

In a continued effort to connect the UBC Okanagan Heat varsity basketball teams to the Okanagan basketball community the Heat varsity coaches are pleased to announce the tryout information and the coaching staff for the 2016 Junior Heat Basketball Club.

2016 Tryout Information

February 21 @ UBC Okanagan Gymnasium 12:30 - 6:00 pm

U13 Boys        12:00-1:30pm 
U13 Girls       12:30-2:00pm
U15 Boys        1:30-3:30pm
U15 Girls       2:00-4:00pm
U17 Boys        3:30-5:30pm
U17 Girls       4:00-6:00pm

Note: U14’s and U16’s are strongly recommended to try out for the U15 and U17 groups respectively. It is possible that we form additional teams at the U15 and U17 age groups (ex. U15B/U17B. This decision will be made by the UBC Okanagan varsity coaches and will be based on the quantity and quality of the athletes.

Junior Heat General Program Information 2016

  • Each Junior Heat team will participate in a minimum of 4 tournaments
  • Junior Heat season: April to late June/early July
  • Claire Meadows and Pete Guarasci, the UBC Okanagan varsity women's and men's coaches respectively, will be involved with team selections for all age groups.
  • Players must bring a completed player application form to the first tryout. [PDF]

For more information on the Junior Heat Basketball program please contact one of UBC Okanagan’s varsity basketball assistant coaches.

Women’s assistant coach: Bobby Mitchell (bobby.b.mitchell@gmail.com)
Men’s assistant coach: Landry Ndayitwayeko (landry.n@ubc.ca)