OCPR Update: Football punts to basketball season

OCPR-logo-redFall is here and football season is about to give way to the round ball and courtside fans as youth basketball gets underway at Osage City Parks and Recreation. Here are the latest schedules for OCPR activities.


Youth Basketball (Pre-K & Kindergarten, Coed)

  • Practice Dates & Times  Sundays – Jan. 8-Feb. 19 – 5-6 p.m.
  • Location – Osage City Junior High & High School Gyms
  • Players receive a shirt and participation award
  • Cost is $20 per player
  • Signup Deadline – Jan. 2

Youth Basketball (1st & 2nd Grade, Coed)

  • Team Practice – Monday – Nov. 28, Dec. 5, 12, 19 & Jan. 2 – 6-7 p.m. or 7-8 p.m.
  • Boys only team practice (with coach) and team vs. team games
  • Girls only, group practice and weekly picked team games
  • Games, Mondays, Jan. 9-Feb. 20
  • The first 30-minutes is a team practice
  • The second 30-minutes is the game
  • Each game is 2, 15-minute halves with mandatory subs every 5 minutes
  • Players receive a team shirt and participation award
  • Cost is $20 per player
  • Signup Deadline – Nov. 7
  • OCPR coach-player discount available and OCPR scholarship forms available

Youth Basketball (3rd-6th Grade Boys & Girls)

OCPR teams participate in the Scott Brown Youth Basketball League. League divisions are split into single grades 3rd-6th grade for boys and girls. Team practice can begin the week of Nov. 28, if a team has a coach.

  • SBBL Season, Saturdays, Jan. 14-Feb. 18
  • SBBL League Divisional Tournaments, Feb. 25
  • Players receive a team uniform (jersey and shorts)
  • Cost is $30 per player
  • Signup Deadline – Nov. 7
  • OCPR coach-player discount available and OCPR scholarship forms available

OCPR Youth Tackle Football Game Scores

Congratulations to the Osage City 5th/6th grade tackle football team: 7-0 as Emporia Rec League Champions!

5th/6th Grade Tackle Team

Oct. 1, Osage City-28, Lyndon-25; Oct. 8, Osage City-40, North Lyon County-12; Oct. 15, Osage City-35, Emporia Subway-22

3rd/4th Grade Tackle Team

Oct. 2, Alma Stallions-13, Osage City-0; Oct. 5, Burlingame-19, Osage City-12: Oct. 9, Osage City-25, Topeka Vikings-13; Oct. 15, Rossville Dawgs-7, Osage City-0

Upcoming Youth Tackle Football Games

3rd/4th Grade – Oct. 22 vs. Topeka Vikings, 10:15am

3rd/4th Grade – Oct. 23 vs. Burlingame, 1 p.m.


SEE OCPR ONLINE at www.osagecity.com
*Click City Departments, then Parks & Recreation for program information,
printable signup forms, schedules and more!
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