Fall Boys Tryouts

Pure Basketball’s Fall AAU program includes boys’ teams in 9U to 17U. Tryouts are mandatory and take place in September, depending on the team, and the season starts September 10th and goes through November 18th.

If you are interested in playing Fall AAU basketball, you must do the following:

  • Register online here.
    (Note: You cannot attend a tryout if you are not pre-registered online.)
  • Pay the $20 tryout fee either online or in person
  • Attend your team’s tryout sessions
  • If you make a team, click here to find information on registration, payment, and forms.

Tryout Registration and Fee

Online payment: $20
Day of tryouts: $30

Returning spring/summer Pure Basketball players are guaranteed a roster spot for the Fall season. Based on the responses of returning players, we will hold tryouts for any open roster spots. Please note that all current Pure Basketball players must pre-register for and attend their team’s tryout and tryouts are free.

Tryout Information

Fall Tryout Registration and Payment

Tryouts are mandatory for both current and new Pure Basketball players and you must pre-register online to participate. Tryouts will be $20 fee for returning and new players who pay online and $30 in person. You can pay the fee online after registering or bring a check to the tryout.

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Tryouts Dates and Times

9U – 14U  BOYS

August 26th – 6:30pm to 8:30pm
Pillar of Fire Church
10 Chapel Drive
Zarephath, NJ

September 6th – 6:30pm to 8:30pm
Pillar of Fire Church
10 Chapel Drive
Zarephath, NJ

HIGH SCHOOL BOYS

15U – 17U

August 26th – 6:30pm to 8:30pm
Pillar of Fire Church
10 Chapel Drive
Zarephath, NJ

September 6th – 6:30pm to 8:30pm
Pillar of Fire Church
10 Chapel Drive
Zarephath, NJ

Fall AAU Fees (Due September 10, 2018)

Full Participation ($550)

Cost to participate in fall practices and tournaments is $550 which covers the following:

  • 4 Tournaments or League Games
  • Gym fees
  • Administrative fees
  • Weekly practices
  • Uniforms
  • *Circuit Training (Add $125 for 6 sessions on Wednesdays) OPTIONAL

Practice Only Players ($275)

Players that cannot fully commit to a team in the Fall can choose to practice with the team to stay in game shape for the upcoming Winter season. Cost for practices only is $275. You will not be able to participate in any league/weekend games.

Fall AAU Practices and Tournaments

  • Weekly practices: start on Monday, September 10 and conclude on Thursday, November 15.    9U-14U will practice from 6:30-8:30pm and 15U-17U will practice from 6:30-8:30pm or 8-10pm with locations at Somerset County Schools or Gyms. Monday and Thursday will be practice days.
  • Weekly practices: start on Monday, September 10 and conclude on Thursday, November 15. Grades 5-8 will practice from 6-8pm and grades 9-12 will practice from 6-8pm or 8-10pm with locations at Somerset County Schools or Gyms. Practice days will be Monday and Thursday.
  • 4 Weekend Tournaments — The Pure Basketball AAU Staff will choose the schedule for each team once the rosters are finalized. The below schedules will be updated with specific dates by end of August.
    • Sept 22-23      Hoop Group Fall Jam Fest (High School Teams) Neptune, NJ
    • Sept. 29-30     September Showdown               Wayne, NJ
    • Oct. 13-14        Fall Classic                                    Mahwah, NJ
    • Oct. 27-28       Fall Tip Off Classic                      Monroe, NJ
    • Nov. 17-18       Turkey Shootout                          Wayne, NJ

If you have any questions, please email Bruce at pure.basketball@yahoo.com.