To provide safe and fun athletic opportunities for youth team sports in a competitive and instructional environment

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Basketball for Youth/Adults with Special Needs

Dates:  August 1, 2018 - August 31, 2018

(Registration closes at midnight on August 31)

For the ADULT Program-Register Here (Adult Athletes & Buddy Volunteers)

For the YOUTH Program-Register Here (Youth Athletes & Buddy Volunteers)

2018 Take On Sports Basketball Season Details: 

Dates/Times:  October 27, 2018 - November 17, 2018 (Saturdays, between 10 a.m.-12 p.m.)

  • A parent, legal guardian, or authorized caregiver is required to remain on-site during any Take On Sports activity.

Adult Program:

  • No registration fee.  Receive T-shirt and trophy.

  • Athletes age 23 and up.

  • Athletes are paired with Buddy Volunteers.

Buddy Volunteers: 

  • No registration fee (will receive free Buddy Volunteer T-shirt)
  • Must be 18 or older by August 1, 2018

Youth Program:

  • Registration Fee: $55 includes T-shirt and trophy

  • A $25 late fee will be assessed on all registrations received after August 31, 2018.

Youth Ages:   

  • Must be 5 years of age as of August 1, 2018.  (Eligible through their 22nd birthday)

  • Teams are setup according to skills and abilities instead of age. 

  • Athletes are paired with Buddy Volunteers.

Buddy Volunteers

  • Must be 10 years of age as of August 1, 2018.


Weddington Middle School Gym (behind the bus parking lot)

Address:  5903 Deal Road, Matthews, NC  28104

Buddy Volunteers Additional Information

  • Assist athletes on the field providing instruction and encouragement.

  • Every Buddy Volunteer must register using this registration form.

  • Buddy Volunteers 18 years of age or older are required to submit a Volunteer Background Check form.

To Submit a Volunteer Background Check Form CLICK HERE


For more information, please contact:
Take On Sports Football Commissioner:  Michelle Scheuerman