For over twenty-five years, Mint Hill basketball has been a mainstay of the community in Northern Union and the eastern part of Mecklenburg counties. Girls and boys from ages 5-15 enjoy healthy competition and fast paced exercise. Of course, at each level, the skill set grows from elementary concepts about individual proficiencies to complex team tactics and set plays.
Coaches select players after a brief tryout in the fall. Our Coed 5 - 6 age play 3 on 3, while Girls and Boys age groups are designed by pairing 7 and 8 year olds, up through ages 11 and 12. Boys’ ages 13 to 15 are clustered in a set for our highest level of play.
With multiple teams in each age group, the players prepare regularly during the late fall and winter for one or two games a week during the months of December, January, and February. MHAA teams with local schools that provide the children with terrific facilities for both practice and games.