Does your child want to learn to play basketball in a fun environment? The Salvation Army Rookie Basketball Association is a youth basketball league for boys and girls that teaches team play and equal participation, while developing on-court skills.
The league offers seasonal sessions, plus 3-on-3 player opportunities and clinics. View our most recent newsletter.
Winter League: Grades K-4
Spring League: Grades 3-6
Summer League: Grades K-6
Registration opens in late spring.
Fall 3-on-3 Tournament: Grades K-12
Registration will open up for the 2016 event in August. Games will begin at 8:30 a.m. Volunteers are needed to set up, keep score, and fill many other roles. For more information, to participate in planning, or to volunteer email firstname.lastname@example.org or call 218-576-6174.
Discounts & Scholarships
Practice and Games
- The Salvation Army, 215 S. 27th Ave. W.
- Homecroft Elementary, 4784 Howard Gnesen Road
- Piedmont Elementary, 2827 Chambersburg Ave.
- Congdon Elementary, 3116 E. Superior St.
- Lowell School, 200 Rice Lake Rd.
- Laura MacArthur, 720 N. Central Ave.
All games are on Saturdays at either The Salvation Army, 215 S. 27th Ave. W., or The Encounter, 201 E. 1st St.
If Duluth Public Schools are closed due to a holiday or inclement weather, practices or games will be cancelled.
Coaches send players home each with with drills and skill work to practice at home. View player skill guide.
Coaches and Volunteers Needed
Parent and Player Resources
Videos: Game Footage
Videos: Parent Testimonial & Season Highlights
Sponsors and Support
We also have a number of local businesses who support the program and the Dunkin’ in Duluth tournament (view tournament sponsors). Program sponsors include:
$1,000 – $5,000 Level
- Legacy Custom Homes
- TLC – Tender Loving Care
- Asphalt of Duluth
- City Auto Glass
- Duluth Kidney Services
- Hartel’s DBJ Disposal Companies
- Kia of Duluth
- New York Life
- North Shore Bank of Commerce
- Pioneer National Bank
- Spott Law Office
- The Ski Hut
- Vintage Acres (Duluth)
- Country Inn and Suites Duluth North
- AmericInn Hotel and Suites Proctor
- Zenith Terrace