Pure Basketball's Spring AAU program includes boys' teams 9U through 17U; girls' tam 10U through 17U. Tryouts are mandatory and take place in February. Depending on the team, and the season starts in Mid February or early March.

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

  • Register online here. (Note: You cannot attend a tryout if you are not pre-registered.)
  • Pay the $20 tryout fee online or $30 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

Tryouts are mandatory for both current and new Pure Basketball players and you MUST pre-register online to participate. You can pay online after registering ($20) or at the door ($30). (Note: If you plan to pay in person, close the Paypal window that appears after you register.)


AAU Age Guidelines for Boys

Click here for information regarding eligibility and the AAU age/grade divisions

Tryouts Dates and Times


February 9th & 16th

9U-11U               10AM - 12PM

12U-13U             10AM - 12PM

14U-15U             12PM - 2PM


 March 8th & March 15th

15U                 10AM - 12PM

16U                 10AM - 12PM

17U                 12PM - 2PM

AAU FEE $825

AAU fees cover the following:

  • All Tournaments ( 7 Guaranteed tournaments with possible of 9 tournaments)
  • Gym facility fees
  • Administrative fees
  • 2 Weekly practices ( 3 practices depending on team)
  • Backpack

*Financial assistance may be available for certain circumstances of financial hardship. Families must apply and be qualified to receive assistance. The approval process will be evaluated by the Pure Basketball administration. ALL financial assistance requests are confidential. Please contact Bruce Hicks at Cell: 732-519-7109

Tryout Location


Spring AAU Registration and Payment

Players who are selected for a Pure Basketball team must register with the Amateur Athletic Union, register with Pure Basketball, print and complete all forms and pay the AAU fees either online or by check. All information can be found here.

If you have any questions, please email Bruce at

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