NTPRD offers youth basketball for grades 1-7th. The leagues are designed to teach and improve the skills needed in the game of basketball. Leagues are divided up into 3 different divisions: Dribblers 1 & 2nd grade, Junior Jammers 3 & 4th grade and Bucket Busters 5-7th grade. Each league building on skills to move to the next level. Practices and games are held in local gyms through out the county and leagues run 6 – 10 weeks depending on the division. Registration for youth basketball is held September through November with older division starting in December and younger starting in January. Teams are organized geographically by school districts when possible. Team registrations are not permitted. Uniform shirts are provided. Jewelry (including earrings) is not permitted to be worn during practices or games.