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Traveling Basketball

Welcome to Traveling Basketball

The Lakeville South Boys Basketball Association (LSBBA) exists to provide an opportunity for boys to compete in an environment that emphasizes fundamental basketball skills, teamwork, good sportsmanship, and the development of a healthy positive attitude. Winning, although important, is secondary to learning the game and having fun.

The LSBBA offers a Traveling and In-House program.  Our Traveling program is for the kids who are a little more advanced in their current basketball knowledge and are looking to be challenged to continue to develop their skills.  Travel teams compete in 8-9 tournaments that have been selected and scheduled in advance by the LSBBA. Tournaments are held on weekends and games are played on Friday, Saturday and Sunday. Travel coaches may schedule at most three additional tournaments at the team’s expense during the season. This ensures that all participants in the program will participate in approximately the same number of tournaments and also allows for all participants and their families to have scheduled “weekends off” during the season. 

All participants in the program are required to try out in order to make a team.  Provided enough players tryout, the LSBBA will setup 3 teams for each grade level as a standard.  Team roster sizes are normally 8 -10 players.  


2021-22 Important Dates

Event Dates
Tryouts Sept. 19 - 22, 2021
Teams Posted Sat., Sept. 25 by Noon
Coaches Clinic Sat., Oct. 2, 2021 (a.m.)
Parent Meeting Mon., Oct. 4, 2021 @ 6:30 p.m.
Practices Begin Week of Oct. 25, 2021
Cougar Tip Off Tues., Nov. 30, 2021
OMG Nov. 13 - 14, 2021
Rochester Nov. 20 - 21, 2021
Spring Lake Park Dec. 4 - 5, 2021
East Ridge Dec. 11 - 12, 2021
Waconia Jan. 8 or 9, 2022 No 4th Grade
Shakopee Jan. 15 - 16, 2022
Lakeville North Jan. 22 - 23, 2022
Prior Lake Feb. 12 - 13, 2022
Lakeville South Feb. 19 - 20, 2022

Matt Bodden

Travel Director