BIRMINGHAM LEAGUE

Players register as individuals and are placed on teams through a draft.  Teams are guaranteed a minimum of six games and three practices during the season.  Boys divisions play games Friday evenings and Saturdays.  Practice days are Thursdays (but a few practices may be held on Fridays) or Saturdays before their game.   Our Girls Leagues for Grades 2-6 are Fridays only.  All of our officials are certified and all coaches receive a background check before the season.  Boys Divisions:  Grades 3-5, Grades 5-7, Grades 7-8  Girls Divisions:  Grades 2-4, Grades 4-6, Grades 6-8

Game locations:  Berkshire Middle School, Bingham Farms Elementary and Birmingham Covington School; Practice locations:  Berkshire Middle School and Quarton Elementary Gym. $155 per player

Coaching Opportunities: Are you interested in coaching a Pistons Academy Team this fall?  We are always looking for qualified coaches who want to share their knowledge and passion for the game.  We offer flexible scheduling for games and practices.  If interested, please contact our office at 248-377-8653

FALL SEASON: SEPTEMBER-NOVEMBER

PREP DIVISION: Grades 3-4 
IMG_4467The Pistons Academy League is designed to teach game strategy and team skills through competitive play. Players register as individuals and will be placed on a team via the league draft (9/14). Teams are guaranteed seven games and three practices during the season. Practices are Thursdays or Fridays. Most games are Saturdays between 10am-6pm.
League Fee: $165
Location: Berkshire MS, Covington, Quarton & Pierce Elementary Schools
League Dates: September 14- November 23rd
Prep Draft Time: Saturday,9/14 from 8:30am-10:00am @Groves High School
TO REGISTER CALL BCE AT 248-203-3800

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COLLEGE DIVISION: Grades 5-6 & beginner 7th
IMG_7581The Pistons Academy League is designed to teach game strategy and team skills through competitive play.  Players register as individuals and will be placed on a team via the league draft (9/14).  Teams are guaranteed seven games and three practices during the season. Practices are Thursdays or Fridays. Most games are Saturdays between 10am and 6pm. Some teams may have a Friday game at 7:30 or 8:30pm.
League Fee: $165
Location: Berkshire MS, Covington, Quarton & Pierce Elementary Schools
League Dates: September 14- November 23rd
College Draft Time:  Saturday,9/14 from 10:20am-12:10pm @Groves High School
SOLD OUT!

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IMG_8955PRO DIVISION: Grades 7-8 & Beginner 9th 
The Pistons Academy League is designed to teach game strategy and team skills through competitive play. Players register as individuals and will be placed on a team via the league draft (9/14).  Teams are guaranteed seven games and three practices during the season. Practices are Thursdays or Fridays. Most games are Saturdays between 10am and 6pm. Some teams may have a Friday game at 7:30 or 8:30pm.
League Fee: $165
Location: Berkshire MS, Covington, Quarton & Pierce Elementary Schools
League Dates: September 14- November 23rd
Pro Draft Time:  Saturday,9/14 from 12:30pm-2:00pm @Groves High School
TO REGISTER CALL BCE AT 248-203-3800

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FRIDAY NIGHT LIGHTS – JV:  Girls grades 2, 3 and beginner 4th – SOLD OUT
JV Triple ThreatFriday Night Lights-JV is designed to teach the basics of the game through team building and competitive play.   Players register as individuals and will be placed on a team via the league draft (9/13).  Teams will have three full practices to start the season and then a 20-minute practice before every game.  All levels are welcome but it is suggested that advanced 4th graders play in the Varsity Division.
Location:  Bingham Farms Elementary School in Birmingham
Days/Times: Games & Practices are Fridays at 6:30 or 7:30pm.
Dates:  9/13 – 11/08
League Fee: $135
SOLD OUT!

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FRIDAY NIGHT LIGHTS –  VARSITY:  Girls grades 4-6
Varsity FTFriday Night Lights is designed to teach game strategy & team skills through competitive play.  Players register as individuals and will be placed on a team via the league draft (9/13).  Teams are guaranteed five games and three practices during the season.  All skill levels are welcome but it is suggested that beginner 4th graders play in the JV League (see above).
Location:  Berkshire & Covington Gyms in Birmingham
Days/Times: Games & Practices are Fridays at 6:30 or 7:30pm.
Dates:  9/13-11/15
League Fee: $145
TO REGISTER CALL BCE AT 248-203-3800

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GIRLS MIDDLE SCHOOL LEAGUE:  Girls grades 6-8 WINTER ONLY!
IMG_6733The Pistons Academy All-Girls Middle School League is a great opportunity for girls in grades 6-8 to play basketball in a fun yet competitive environment.  Games are played every Saturday at either Berkshire Middle School or Covington School in Birmingham.  Practices are either Thursdays at 6pm, 7pm or 8pm or on Saturdays before their game. Players register as individuals and are placed on teams via a live draft.
Location: Berkshire & Covington Gyms in Birmingham
Days/Times: Friday evening or Saturday games.  Thursday evening or Saturday practices.
Dates: TBD
League Fee: TBD