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Basketball Information

Basketball season is upon us and now is the time to register! Registration opens on Monday 10/19 and will close on Saturday 11/28. Last year we had 350 players and anticipate even more this year. The league is available for players 3-18 years old. The eligibility age is determined based on the player’s age as of 12/31/2020.

Note: Players who play for school teams in 8th grade or below can participate in this league. So no reason not to register for both! 

Again in 2020-2021 all divisional age groups will be Co-Ed.

Age groups are 3/4, 5/6, 7/8, 9/10, 11/12, 13/14 & 15-18 year old's. The make-up of age groups could change depending upon the number of players registered in each age group.

All players who sign up will be placed on a team.

All registrations will be taken online this season through the FCO website at

Deadline for registration is Saturday, November 28th.

Evaluations / Tryouts will be held on Sunday, November 29th, 2020 for all players 7-18 years old. Tryouts are scheduled at Trinity World Outreach Center on Seatonville Road.

3-6 year old's do not tryout and will be placed on a team. They will practice before each of their scheduled games.

Drafts will be held the week of December 4th, 2020. All players will be contacted by their coach and will be alerted to their team placement n.l.t. the weekend of December 7th, 2020.

Practices will start the week of December 7th, 2020. All Practices for 7-18 year old's will be held at Trinity World Outreach Center on Seatonville Road. Each team will have a one-hour practice on a weekday evening (Monday, Tuesday or Thursday).

Games will start in January and run through early March, 2021.

FEES: Registration fee for 7-18 year old's is $125 per player; and fee for 3/4 & 5/6 year old's is $100 per player.
NOTE: If more than 2 siblings in a family (defined as blood relatives living in the same household) participate, the family will receive a $50 discount for the 3rd, 4th, 5th player, etc… child.

COACHES / ASSISTANT COACHES: If you are interested in volunteering to be a coach or assistant, please mark the appropriate section on the registration form.

SPONSORS: We need one (1) company sponsorship for the back of the shirts for each team. The cost to sponsor a team is $150.
Note: The sponsorship check must come complete with all the information requested to be included on the shirt. Please identify which player and age group the sponsorship is for. We will need camera ready artwork for any company logo's, etc... to be included. Deadline for shirt sponsors is early December, 2020 and should be mailed to PO Box #91124, Louisville, KY 40291. Information can also be emailed to [email protected]

Questions about coaching and sponsorship opportunities or other matters should be directed to the Fern Creek Optimist Club (FCO Sports) President, George Poole at (502-257-5373) or [email protected]

Basketball Handouts

Dicks Sporting Goods Basketball Shop Days Coupon (2018-2019 Season)

Rules (3-4YO) Basketball fco bb rules 3-4yo 2017-18.pdf
Rules (5-6YO) Basketball fco bb rules 5-6 2017-18.pdf
Rules (7-18YO) Basketball fco bb rules 7-18yo 2017-18.pdf

Schedules (2018-2019) Season

Registration List





Fern Creek Optimist Soccer Club
PO Box 91124 
Louisville, Kentucky 40291

Phone: 502-257-5373
Email: [email protected]

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