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Travel Registration

Registration Note:

If you have applied to be a parent coach please register your child as normal and if you are selected to be a coach then you will receive a full registration credit.  Go to the Coach's Corner page for more information.

Volunteer Requirements

Volunteer Requirements:  All Shifts will be 3 hours

5th-8th Grade - $300

3rd & 4th Grade - $150

Volunteer Shifts Required:

5th-8th  - with one child 2 shifts; more then one child 3 shifts max

3rd & 4th Grade -  1 shift

**We will not be collecting checks this year. We will charge $5 at registration and if you do not fulfill your volunteer requirements the remainder of the balance will be charged to your credit card on March 15, 2020.  If you do fulfill your volunteer requirements you will be refunded your $5 on March 10, 2020.

Volunteer Opportunities:

The BBA hosts three home tournaments in February.  One for the girls and one for the boys in 5th - 8th grade.  As well as a 3rd and 4th grade tournament.  There are many different shifts to choose from to fulfill your required shifts for the season.  More information will come out about how to sign up.

Player Registration Scholarships

BBA will not turn away any youth that wants to play Brainerd Basketball.  The BBA does offer Registration scholarships to offset the registration fees, either in full or in part.

This is confidential process, we do require financial information such as W-2. Please email Joel Staehling to start the process. 

Teams will also work with families to ensure transportation for weekend tournaments if there is a need for this assistance.

Travel Program 5th - 8th Grade

This program is for boys and girls that are interested in playing at a higher competitive level.

Each team will attend up to 8 tournaments including our home tournament the Paul Bunyan Classic.

All registered players will be evaluated and placed on a team by the Brainerd High School varsity coaching staffs.  Depending on the number of players, each grade level will be split up into A, B and C teams which will play in tournaments that fit their competitive levels.

Parent Meeting/Player Clinic:  Monday, October 21st  2019

Time: 6-7PM

Parents:  Forestview Cafetorium

Players: Forestview Gym


Tryouts: Sunday, October 27th 2019 at Forestview Gym

5th Grade Boys:  10-11:30AM

6th Grade Boys: 12-1:30PM

7th Grade Boys:  2-3:30PM

8th Grade Boys:  4-5:30PM


5th Grade Girls: 10-11:30AM

6th Grade Girls: 12-1:30PM

7th Grade Girls: 2-3:30PM

8th Grade Girls:  4-5:30PM

Cost: $300 

The registration deadline is Sunday, October 20th 2019.

After this date a $100 late fee will be added on to your registration fee. This applies to 5th - 8th graders only.

Travel Program 3rd & 4th Grade

Brainerd Basketball Association Travel program is a continuation of basketball which will focus on skill development and competitive game play.   The travel program for 3rd grade and 4th grade starts after the BYAA season is complete with tournaments starting in January and wrapping up the beginning March.  

Plays 5 Tournaments  - 4 away and our home tournament the Paul Bunyan Classic

NEW THIS YEAR: 3rd & 4th Grade Home Tournament: Boys - Saturday February 29th, 2020 & Girls Sunday March 1st, 2020

There will be a player skills clinic and team selection practice to evaluate all players and place them equally by skill level on a team.  The evaluation and team selection will be done by the 3rd and 4th grade Travel Program Volunteer Head Coaches.

Parent Meeting: Monday, December 16, 2019 From 5:30-7:00PM in the Forestview Cafetorium

Player Skills Clinic & Team Selection Practice:  Monday, December 16, 2019 from 5:30-7:00PM in the Forestview Gym

Cost:  $150

The registration deadline is Sunday December 15th 2019.

Save the Dates - Travel Tournament Dates

This year ALL the 5th - 8th Grade Boys and Girls Teams will be traveling on the same weekends to tournaments.

After tryouts and teams have been selected your coach or manager will notify you as to the location of the tournaments and if it is a one or two day tournament.


1) November 23rd & 24th

2) December 7th & 8th

3) December 14th & 15th

4) January 11th & 12th

5) January 25th & 26th

6) February 8th & 9th  - Boys Home Tournament 
(Girls don't travel)

7) February 15th & 16th -  Girls Home Tournament      
(Boys don't travel)

8) February 22nd & 23rd

9) March 7th & 8th  - Girls MYAS State 

10) March 14th & 15th - Boys MYAS State

***If there is a schedule change your coach or manager will let you know ASAP***