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Matthews Athletic & Recreation Association

Matthews Athletic & Recreation Association

MARA Basketball, Basketball, Point, Court

Welcome to MARA Basketball


MARA Basketball is The Place to Play in South Charlotte!

Boys and Girls ages 5-15 enjoy competitive basketball in a great learning and game environment.


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MARA Winter Basketball 2022-2023

Real Games

Real Referees

Real Basketball

Direct All Basketball Questions to commissioner:

Hazel Williams
[email protected]

**Please allow 24 hours for an email response**

Registration will open on September 15th @ 8AM for 2022-2023 Mara Basketball Season

Why MARA Basketball? 
Maximum court time and game opportunities.

Each Division is Structured per USA Youth Basketball Rules

Certified Referees

No running clock, 4 quarter games

MARA basketball is a true “Teaching League” with strong coaching staffs and plenty of gym time for players to hone their skills. 

Our goal is for players to:

Have Fun

Learn the Game

Create Life-Long Memories

and
Our Motto Is "Development over Strategy!"

Our game schedule features venues and rules tailored to age levels, certified referees, scoreboards, and fans to make for an environment that is fun to play in!!

·       8-10 Game schedule (32 minute games in all divisions, and no running clock which is rare)

·       Must play rules in effect - (very helpful on teams of 8 or 9 players)

·       A Great Value and a great way to become a better ballplayer. 

·       Maximum court time for your child.  


Boys A, B, C and Co-ed AA will play MARA only.  Girls and Boys D will play with other Associations.

MARA Basketball is Sponsored By:

  

Proposed Schedule

2022-2023 Mara Basketball Assessment Dates and Times

All Assessments will be a Crews Rd. Rec Center in Matthews, located behind the Matthews Police Station at
 1201 Crews Rd, Matthews, NC 28105

Saturday – Nov 12

Time

Date

Location

Age Group

3:30

Nov 12

Crews Recreation Center

5-6 Coed

5:00

Nov 12

Crews Recreation Center

11U Girls

6:00

Nov 12

Crews Recreation Center

8U Boys

Sunday – Nov 13

3:00

Nov 13

Crews Recreation Center

8U Girls

4:30

Nov 13

Crews Recreation Center

10U Boys

6:00

Nov 13

Crews Recreation Center

12U Boys

*Note: Boys 13-15 will conduct at a later date due to enrollment numbers

 



Games will be played on Saturdays 3:30-4:45 pm and Sundays from 3:00-7:30 pm, with 1-2 practices during the week on Tuesdays, Thursdays and Fridays depending on division.  This is subject to change!!!

CLICK HERE TO SEE RULES BY DIVISION

Proposed Project Schedule (SUBJECT TO CHANGE BASED ON FINAL ROSTERS)

ALL GAMES WILL BE PLAYED AT CREWS RECREATION CENTER MATTHEWS.

Registration Listing

2022-2023 Winter Basketball


MARA Basketball is The Place to Play in South Charlotte! Boys and Girls enjoy competitive basketball in a great learning and game environment.

Questions:  Contact Hazel Williams @ [email protected]

Please read our refund policy before you register.

Refund Policy: Matthews Athletic and Recreation Association (MARA) incurs various league, medical, security, uniform, insurance, and administrative fees which are not refundable to the organization.  Therefore, if you withdraw your player fifteen (15) days or more before the stated registration period closes for a sport, we will provide a refund of the total registration fee, LESS A $50 Admin Fee.  Otherwise, we do not provide any refunds for a player withdrawing from the program.




Girls B Age 9-11 Age as of Aug 1 2022

Registration closes on 12/11/2022 at 11:45 PM
Season Dates: 11/13/2022 to 02/12/2023
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$175.00

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2022-2023 Winter Basketball

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Contact

Matthews Athletic & Recreation Association
Kathy Duncan MARA Administrator, PO Box 1023
Matthews, North Carolina 28106

Phone: 704-847-0752
Email: [email protected]

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