Manchester Basketball League

*Saturday December 4 – No Recreation Basketball – Season will be extended 1 additional week. We will be back to play on Saturday December 11.

11-15 – All players in the city who do not make their Elementary or Middle School Team can play in our Recreation League. The deadline to apply to play in our Season 1 is Friday November 19th. Please email us at and we will work with you individually on registration. Those who miss this deadline are welcome to join our Season 2 which is scheduled to begin in January. We will not be having in person gym time to register to play, email only as described above to join Season 1.

There are Two Leagues that the Manchester Basketball League are offering:

  1. Manchester Basketball League – Recreational – Seasons 1 and 2
  2. Manchester Elementary School League – Competitive (4th and 5th Graders Only) – 1 Season – Boys and Girls Individual Teams.

The Manchester Basketball League Recreational is for all players ages 4-17 and is open to every player who wants to play.

The Manchester Elementary School League is an existing competitive league amongst the 13 Manchester City Elementary Schools. The City of Manchester has partnered with our league to run this league. All players who are in 4th and 5th Grade are eligible to play for their school. A tryout will be held and final team placement will be determined by each individual school coach. All players who tryout and do not make the final team roster are eligible and encouraged to play in our recreational league.

To register click the select button below.

The Manchester Basketball League will offer Two (2) season of recreation youth basketball. Please refer to the Season 1 and Season 2 links on our website for more information.

EMAIL US AT with any questions.

If you would like to coach a team – please email us at



LEAGUE REGISTRATION – Click on Blue Select Button below


Registration Fee: $89.00


Season Begins November 6.  Each player will receive an MBL Team Shirt for season and to keep.  Games will be played at Parkside and/or Hillside Gym. Schedule and Times TBA. When registering please indicate your current grade level, your preference of playing on East or West Side and if you have any special needs or would like to be placed with a friend on the same team.

Manchester Elementary Basketball League



This option is only for players in 4th and 5th Grade who are trying out to play on their school team.  Tryouts will take place at each school and those who make the team will play for their school team, others will be able to play in our Youth Recreatonal League.  All players in 4th and 5th Grade who are trying out for their school  must sign up here.  There is no cost to sign up. Questions – please email