Welcome to Higher Level Basketball


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PAST RESULTS/SUCCESS of Team Program !!

Since 2008, HLB has had 109 high school players move on to play at the college level (at 42 different schools in 19 states), garnering over $9,600,000 in both athletic scholarships/financial aid. In that same time frame, over 225 former middle/grade school players have gone on to play high school in KY, IN, OH & FL.

2024 SPRING COMPETITIVE SEASON TEAMS

PROGRAM OUTLINE:
  • Levels of Play available: High school; Middle/Grade School; 3rd/4th Grade “Academy.”
  • From late February through mid-May (High school); Memorial weekend (Middle/Grade/3rd-4th Academy)
  • Coaching staff is screened, hired, trained, supervised by HLB’s senior coaches & NABC certified staff
  • Annual organization wide Mini-camp in mid-March
  • Practice scheduling: Most all teams average 2 per week. Some teams all weeknights. Some mix weeknight/weekend day

HLB EVALUATION & TRYOUT DATES

All currently scheduled tryouts to be held at 1st Baptist Gym, 8911 US Highway 42. Please check back for updates on TBD/TBA tryout dates and sites. Register your player on higherlevelbb.com to be added to the teams email list for all complete updates.
  • 9th Boys:
  • Formal Tryouts (1st): Mon 2/26, 7-830 pm @ 1st Baptist Gym
  • 2nd Tryout Thursday 2/29, 8-930 pm at 1st Baptist Gym
  • 8th Boys:
  • Formal Tryouts: SUN 3/3, 230-4 pm @ 1st Baptist Gym
  • 5th/6th Boys:
  • Informal evaluation #2: WED 2/28, 715-815 pm @ 1st Baptist Gym
  • Formal Tryouts: (TBD - Dates/times posted after Wed 2/28)
  • 10th Boys Tryouts:
  • Tryouts: Thur 2/29, 700-830 pm @ 1st Baptist Gym : Please note time change
  • 2nd Tryout may be added for Sun 3/3. (TBD at 1st tryout)
  • 11th Boys:
  • Informal evaluaton: SAT 3/2, 1-2 pm @ 1st Baptist Gym
  • Formal Tryouts: SUN 3/3, 130-3 pm @ 1st Baptist Gym
  • *If necessary, 2nd tryout, MON 3/4, 7-830 pm @ 1st Baptist Gym
  • 7th Boys:
  • Informal evaluation: WED 2/28, 8-915 pm @ 1st Baptist Gym
  • Formal Tryouts: SAT 3/2, Time TBA (afternoon)
  • 3rd/4th Boys:
  • (NO formal tryouts needed)
  • Evaluation dates will be posted Tues 2/27/24

BOYS HS AAU

  • Boys 9th/10th/11th grades & Unsigned Seniors
  • 4-5 Spring Tourneys (including NCAA Certified events)
  • Highly structured, quick paced practices
  • Coaching staff: HS/College coaching experience & contacts/connections
  • Player/parent support system including ACT prep sessions & Recruiting info session for parents

MIDDLE/GRADE SCHOOL

  • Boys Grades 5-8; Girls grades 6-8 based on interest
  • Local league + 2-4 tournaments
  • Multiple ability level teams possible for each grade
  • Informal Evaluations all levels; Tryouts where necessary
  • Experienced/trained coaches for each level
  • Dedicated Skill sessions (4-5) included

3RD/4TH GRADE “ACADEMY” TEAMS

  • New program emphasizing player development
  • Weekly practices – extra focus on skill sets
  • In-house league + additional tournament options for players based on their development/advancement
  • Informal Evaluations all levels; Tryouts where necessary
  • NO tryouts – All players accepteds

For More Info/Getting Involved:

  • Informal Evaluations (grades 5-8) are no-obligation workouts prior to formal tryouts to allow players/parents to peak into our teams program. Each middle/grade school level typically offers 1-2 of these before tryouts.
  • Evaluation & Tryout dates posted on higherlevelbb.com and emailed to all on Teams email list Tuesday morning 2/20/24.
  • PARENT INFO VIDEO: ALL players must have a parent/guardian view our Parent Info Video (covering all details of program) prior to formal tryouts/being added to a team roster. Videos and accompanying handout will be posted on this page as well as emailed to those on the team email distribution list.
  • Due to unforseen circumstances, the Parent Information Video is delayed. Please check back often to view once it's back online. Thank you
IF interested in attending an evaluation/tryouts/signing up to play:
- NEW players: Click link for player signup/interest. Complete form. You will be auto added to teams email list for all info/updates Please note any specific schedule limitations for spring if known.
- RETURNING players: Can fill out above noted form at higherlevelbb.com or notify HLB via main email, information@higherlevelbb.com. Also, please note any specific schedule limitations for spring season if possible.

Interested in HLB instruction?

Sample Session Trial Evaluation
  • For those that have not been clients of HLB in the past
  • Gives prospective players/parents a chance to evaluate instruction sessions before committing to a package/program
  • $20 to sample a single instruction session of choice
  • Email us for more information