Saturday, January 26, 2019

2019 Youth Boys Basketball Tournament

Albany Boys Basketball Association

Albany Boys Basketball Association (ABBA) is a non-profit volunteer organization designed to introduce the game of basketball to boys in 4th, 5th, 6th, 7th, and 8th grades in the Albany, MN area. ABBA will provide these boys with an opportunity to compete with and against top players at their level, with structured practices and competitive tournament play. We want the basketball experience to be as positive, educational, competitive, and successful as possible.

Players Code of Good Sportsmanship

Focus on Fundamentals

Players will learn the right way to play the game of basketball.

Practice

Players will benefit from increased time spent in the gym.

Dedicated Coaches

Players will learn from coaches who are passionate and knowledgeable about the game of basketball.

Competitive

Teams will be competively balanced and compete in tournaments appropraite for their skill level.

2018-2019 ABBA Player Registration

Registration is now closed. Thanks to everyone for signing up. Looking forward to a great year.

Uniform Orders: Deadline to Order is September 24
rambow.com (Store Code: albanyuniform)

Spirit Wear: Deadline to order is October 9
rambow.com (Store Code: albanyybkb) 

New Warm Ups Available

New black Under Armor warm ups are available for the 2018-2019 season. It is recommended that all players purchase a new warm up this year. $25 without name on back, $30 with name on back. These are available directly from Rambow.

 

ABBA practice schedules, game schedules, and all team communication utilizes TeamSnap, a free online and mobile team management app. Teamsnap will improve each team’s communication with parents and/or players, allow players to note availability for practice and games, and many other time-saving features. 

You will receive an invitation to join TeamSnap once the teams are assigned.

 

News & Events
For Parents

ABBA Parent Code of Ethics

I hereby pledge to provide positive support, care and encouragement for my child participating in youth sports by following this Code of Ethics.

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Heads Up

Concussion in Youth Sports

A concussion is a brain injury. Concussions are caused by a bump or blow to the head. Even a “ding,” “getting your bell runq, ” or what seems to be a mild bump or blow to the head can be serious.

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For Coaches

ABBA Coach Code of Ethics

I hereby pledge to provide positive support, care and encouragement to all players in youth sports by following the Coaches’ Code of Ethics.

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Board of Directors

ABBA Board Member Roles and Responsibility

A board member plays a vital part of the ABBA program. The main role and responsibility of a board member is to set up and maintain a basketball venue for boys’ grades 4th – 8th  that is positive for individual and team development in the game of basketball.

 

 

ABBA Board Meeting Agendas and Minutes are available upon request.

 

 

By-Laws of the Albany Boys Basketball Association

 

 

ABBA Board Member Roles

Name Position Email Phone
Jim Crumley President EMAIL 320-356-7978
Keith Arens Vice President EMAIL 320-292-5234
Katie Olson Treasurer EMAIL 320-260-9480
Sarah Frericks Secretary EMAIL 320-248-0254
Brian Abraham Board Member EMAIL 320-266-4932
Mark Olson Board Member EMAIL 320-333-2094
Steve Rueter Board Member EMAIL 320-980-2684
Amanda Austin Board Member EMAIL 320-257-2709
Karleen Goebel Board Member EMAIL 320-267-0623
Scott Hondl Board Member EMAIL 320-492-2803
Jason Wohletz Board Member EMAIL 320-248-3053
Cory Schlagel Special Advisor / Albany HS Head Coach EMAIL 320-844-2171
Contact

Contact ABBA

PO Box 223
Albany, MN 56307

For questions and comments regarding ABBA, please contact a board member directly or submit the form below.