Information & Dates


*Efforts are made with GSL Coaches and Leagues to accommodate multiple (overlapping) GSL Sports.  Please refer to the GSL Church “Fairness Policy” (included on the online registrations and under "policies" on sports website) if you have any questions about practice attendance and game playing time.   

1st-4th Grades play in the ESCRA League and games are Saturday mornings from 9am-3pm.  Game times will vary week to week.  Games are in the GSL "Saints" Gym and in gyms located around the city.  


Basketball Registration: September 1- 30

ESCRA League: Game Scheduleswill be posted at the end of November.  They can be accessed at www. escrasports.org

ESCRA Rules:http://escrasports.org/sports/basketball/

ESCRA Gym Addresses: http://escrasports.org/sports/basketball/

Inclement Weather: call the ESCRA Hotline at 901.336.7246 after 8:00am on Saturday morning for any Saturday game cancellations due to inclement weather.


Junior Kindergarten & Senior Kindergarten INTRAMURAL Basketball League:

Begins December 8 for six consecutive Saturdays from 8:00am-9:15am in the Saints Gym. This is an Intramural, Instructional League for players to learn basketball fundamentals.  Towards the end of the season there will be 1-2 games with officials and a real scoreboard! There will also be a team photo, trophies and an end of the season party.

Dates: December 7- January 25

*If you are interested in being a parent helper, please contact Athletic Director, Christi Authement at 901.825.7353.


2019 - 2020  DATES:

Basketball Registration: September 1- 30

Basketball Assessments: (1st-4th Grades ONLY) October 26 & 27 in the GSL Saints Gym- Times TBA

Basketball Coaches Meeting: October 30

ESCRA Basketball Practices Begin: November 2

ESCRA Basketball Season: Dec 7- Feb 15

Basketball Team Photos:  January 8th or 15th- in Lass Hall or Saints Gym

3rd & 4th Grade Extended Basketball League:

Depending on the demand, we offer (3rd & 4th grades only) an extended Basketball League.  Dates are Feb- April.  This is for GSL Church WINTER PROGRAM Basketball Participants: ONLY