Lady Wizards Basketball League & Training
Winter Season Program Information
Lady Wizards tryouts will be in August. Grade levels competing will be 3rd-8th grade. There will be a minimum one team on each level.
The Lady Wizards compete in the DuPage Youth Travel Basketball League (DYTBL) November-February. Wheatland’s own, Coach Dunc, and trainers provide the Lady Wizards participants 6-8 skill trainings starting in October.
The Lady Wizards program focuses on player development and implementing fundamentals in game settings learned through skill development trainings. PREPARATION & EXECUTION is key! Coach Dunc, along with Lady Wizards coaches ensure all are able and prepared to compete at their appropriate level.
Tryout Fee: $20 (non-refundable)
Tryout Location: WAA Sports Center (2323 Liberty Street in Aurora)
Sunday, August 18th and 25th
1-2:10pm – 3rd & 4th grade
2:10-3:20pm – 5th & 6th grade
3:20-4:30pm – 7th & 8th grade
2019 Spring Teams
The Wheatland Wizards Basketball Club is a Premier Competitive Regional Traveling Basketball Program of the Wheatland Athletic Association which is based in the Naperville/Aurora, Plainfield, and Oswego area. Coach Duncan Ward serves as the Director of the Wheatland Wizards Basketball Program.
The Wheatland Wizards Travel Basketball program objective is to DEVELOP basketball players mentally and physically. Our focus is through proper instruction to enhance participants basketball IQ, skill development, and provide appropriate competition.
Wizards Travel Basketball emphasizes: Man-to-man defense principles, full court, aggressive trapping defense, quick, transition offense & efficient spacing and floor balance offensively.
Practice begins the week of March 18th. Games begin April 6th through June 10th. Teams will have 2 practices per week and play in 8 weekend tournaments.