Jr. Cavs


Jr. Cavs Youth Basketball Program

Boys & Girls in Grades 3, 4, 5, 6
Residents $45 / Non-Resident St. Michael's Students $55
Practice begins in November, games in January / February
Registration deadline: October 31st, late registration fee $25
Register at the Recreation Dept. Front Desk or call (216) 524-3262 

The Cavaliers and the Independence Recreation Department have partnered up to bring you an amazing new season of travel basketball this winter. Benefits include:

  • One Cavaliers game ticket / voucher

  • Junior Cavs branded reversible jersey

  • Access to instructional videos on cavs.com

  • Opportunities for family and friends to purchase discounted game tickets

  • For coaches: Invitation to Cleveland Cavaliers Coaches Clinic

  • ...and many more!

More info on the Jr. Cavs program can be found here and on their social media pages - got a great shot of your child in their jersey? Playing paparazzi at practices and games? Tag any of the accounts below and the more likely that our league will be featured!

Facebook - @CavsAcademy
Twitter - @CavsYouthSports
Instagram - @CavsYouthSports

  • Practices begin in November and are determined by the coach - normally two practices per week. Home games will be played at either the Civic Center Gym or the Fieldhouse and are normally scheduled for Saturday mornings but there may be some weeknight games as well. Visitor games will be played in Valley View and Seven Hills.

  • Stay tuned to this page for program updates, links to important documents and videos, and more! Welcome to the 2018-2019 Youth Basketball Season with Jr. Cavs!