2020 Summer Youth Basketball League –

Our 2020 Youth Summer basketball is currently in session. We cannot accept anymore registration according to the IDOH guidelines. Intra-Team Scrimmages Schedules are coordinator by our head coaches on a weekly basis for each grade level. If you have any questions about our league please contact athletic manager Kyle Thomas at 847-285-5429.

Summer Youth Basketball Health Guidelines –


  • Coaches will receive a bottle of hand sanitizer for their team
  • Coaches will receive a can of equipment sanitizer for their team’s equipment.
    • Balls and equipment (cones, basketballs, ladders, etc..)should be sprayed before and after each practice
      • We encourage parents to buy their child their own basketball
      • HEPD will supply equipment but it will be shared equipment that is sanitized by the coach
    • Benches should be sprayed pre and post intra-team scrimmage
      • If possible do not use the bench area during practice
      • If players use an area outside of the bench for their bench a mask is not required if they stay 6 feet apart.
        • Players can bring their own foldable chair and space them 6 feet apart on the back wall

Bench and Bleachers

  • Players should try and maintain 6 feet apart on the bench
    • Players should wear a mask while on the bench if they cannot keep 6 feet apart
  • Spectators should remain 6 feet apart unless they are in the same household.
    • As a coach this is not your job to enforce
    • Spectators must have a mask on while attending the game
  • will ask only family members of the participant households attend scrimmages
    • We must keep that capacity of the gym at 50 percent
  • Spectators cannot use the track to view the scrimmages

Intra-Team Scrimmage times and practice times

  • Intra-Team Scrimmage and practice times will be staggered
    • If you arrive to a field or gym and the prior group is still using the facility please do not enter until they have left
  • Gyms will be sanitized before and after every team practice and intra-team scrimmage.


  • Once the first practice occurs, you will not be allowed to add any new players to your team.

Attendance log

  • This must be kept by coaches for practices and intra-team scrimmage.
    • For game days Lineups can suffice if players are crossed out that don’t attend
  • Parents and coaches most notify Kyle Thomas if a player does not attend
  • Players should not attend practice if someone is not feeling well in their household


  • Players mask- Only when players cannot maintain 6 feet while on the bench and entering the building
  • Spectators- Must wear a mask while watching the game

 Player or Coach test positive

  • Player or Coach gets covid- The team will be quarantined for 14 days. The player or coach who test positive for covid must take a test after the 14 day period and show a negative result for covid. All other players and coaches can return after 14 days if they show no symptoms.
  • Covid in the household- If someone in the household of a player or coach gets covid that player must also quarantine for 14 days. If the player is not showing symptoms after 14 days they can return.

2020 Winter Youth Basketball League

Registration for our winter youth basketball league will begin on October 1st. Hoffman Estates Park District will be working with the IDOH guidelines to ensure a safe experience. Please check back in late September for more registration details. If you have any questions please contact athletic manager Kyle Thomas at 847-285-5429.

Basketball Open Gym at Triphahn Center

Open Gym at Willow Recreation Center (3600 Lexington Drive)  
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Call for times and prices.

Open Gym at The Club at Prairie Stone (5050 Sedge Boulevard) View in Google Maps
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* Times subject to change. Call ahead.


Contact for the Basketball: Kyle Thomas, 847-285-5429, kthomas@heparks.org