Elementary students encouraged to participate in Rising Redmen program

Elementary students encouraged to participate in Rising Redmen program
Posted on 01/08/2015

The Bucyrus Athletic Department is hosting their annual Boys' Rising Redmen Elementary Basketball program again this year. The program is open to all boys in first through sixth grade and will be held Monday evenings and Saturday mornings in the Bucyrus High School gymnasium.

Players will be split into teams based on talent level and age and taught the fundamentals of basketball, teamwork and sportsmanship. The cost is $10.00 per player and players may register and pay at the door. Checks should be made payable to the Bucyrus Athletic Boosters.

The following is a complete list of Rising Redmen dates:

  • Saturday, Jan. 10 – 9:00-10:00 a.m.
  • Saturday, Jan. 17 – 9:00-10:00 a.m.
  • Monday, Jan. 19 – 7:00-8:00 p.m.
  • Saturday, Jan. 24 – 9:00-10:00 a.m.
  • Monday, Jan. 26 – 7:30-8:30 p.m.
  • Saturday, Jan. 31 – 9:00-10:00 a.m.
  • Monday, Feb. 2 – 7:30-8:30 p.m.
  • Saturday, Feb. 7 – 9:00-10:00 a.m.
  • Monday, Feb. 9 – 7:30-8:30 p.m.

On February 14, all participants will be recognized during the home basketball game against Carey. Recognition will take place between the junior varsity and varsity games. Students should arrive to the school no later than 6:30 p.m. and will be admitted for free.

For more information regarding the 2015 Bucyrus Rising Redmen Elementary Basketball program, contact Head Basketball Coach Tony Rose at 419-562-0003 or via e-mail at trose@bucyrusschools.org.