Location 1204 Washington Ellis, KS 67637
Mon - Fri 8:00am - 12:00pm or by appointment Saturday-Sunday Closed


Procedures for Youth Team Sports 

1. All teams are formed by the Ellis Rec. Commission.

2. Requests for youth to be placed on the same team as a friend or with a specific coach are considered, but not guaranteed.

3. All programs have a registration deadline. Late registration sign-ups may not request to be placed on a specific team.

4. Requests for three coaches to coach a team together are not allowed unless one of the coaches does not have a child participating in the program. 

5. Youth will be contacted by their coaches to when/where practices will be held as well as game schedules.

6. Our goal is to provide the opportunity for participation to all who enter, regardless of skill or ability level. ERC wishes to provide youth with a fun learning experience and the opportunity to develop lifetime leisure skills.

7.  Ellis Rec. Commission will conduct or require criminal background check procedures to all adults acting as coaches, instructors, and teachers.

5th-6th Grade NCK Basketball:
These teams will travel and are coached by volunteers or parents. Practices for the youth division will be scheduled through the coaches and by court availability at the Ellis North High Campus. Youth practices can begin as soon as the teams are formed. Games are held on Saturdays. *Leagues may have to be altered depending on registration*

Registration Deadline: October 4, 2023
Late Registration Deadline: October 11, 2023

Fee: $40.00 (if athlete needs an ERC Basketball jersey)
$20.00 (if athlete already has ERC basketball jersey)

Late fee: 45.00 (if athlete needs an ERC Basketball jersey)
$25.00 (if athlete already has ERC basketball jersey)

Season: November 6 through December 4

Game Schedules:
5th grade boys Game Schedule- Sands.pdf
5th grade girls Game Schedule- Fondoble.pdf
6th grade boys Game Schedule- Lopeman.pdf
6th grade girls Game Schedule- Hann.pdf

3rd -4th Grade Hays Rec Basketball League
The Ellis Rec. this year will participate with the HRC basketball league for 3rd and 4th grade basketball. Games are held on mostly on Saturdays and some Sundays. Practices are held in Ellis and can begin as soon as the teams are formed and will be scheduled through the coaches and field availability. 
All youth must play in the appropriate age/grade division. Requests to be moved to another division will only be granted by the Superintendent’s approval.

Registration Deadline
 - November 22, 2023
Late Registration deadline- November 29, 2023
Registration Fee: $30.00
Late Registration fee: $38.00
Practice begins: The week of December 11th.
Games will begin: Saturdays, January 6th - February 10th.
Grade Divisions: Game Schedules:
3rd/4th Grade Boys -   3rd-4th BOYS.pdf
3rd/4th Grade Girls-   3rd-4th GIRLS.pdf

Location: Hays Recreation Center Gyms
Coaches Meeting: Tuesday, Dec. 5th at 7:00pm

This league may have to be altered depending upon registration. *

1st & 2nd Grade Instructional Basketball:
This is an instructional program designed to teach the game of basketball, develop fundamentals, encourage participation, and above all for participants to have fun. Note! This is not a league. Depending on registration times may be combined.

Registration Deadline: January 24, 2024

Fee: $25.00
Class Dates: February 3rd, 10th, 17th, and 24th, 2024

Girls: 9am- 950am
Boys: 10am-1050am