Games are Now in Play!

All recreation leagues are now fully engaged in playing games.  The coaches, commissioners, players, parents and administrators are all working together as closely as possible to help the season run as smoothly as it can given the current pandemic protocols and associated gym availability issues.

All recreation games for the boys' and girls' clinics and grades 2 through high school are scheduled in Howard County Public School System (HCPSS) gymnasiums throughout the county, under permit to HCPSS.  If you have any questions or concerns, please feel free to contact your team's head coach or league commissioner  You can locate the list of commissioners in the Recreation drop down menu or by clicking here.

Important Covid-Health and Safety Policy

HCYP Basketball follows regimented Health & Safety Protocols and Procedures designed to allow everyone to participate in the basketball sport under as safe and enjoyable conditions as possible.  This policy generally follows the policies established by HCPSS and the Howard County government in collaboration with CDC guidelines.  Click Here for HCYP Basketball's Covid Health & Safety Protocols-Procedures.

Note Regarding HCYP Middle School and Travel Teams:  HCYP Basketball Middle School and Travel teams are managed separately by the MS/Travel Commissioner and the teams' head coaches in collaboration with public and private gym facilities.  Each team's head coach should be contacted for further information.

Concussion training Now Required of All Coaches!

Keeping children and teens healthy and safe is always a top priority. Whether you are a head coach or assistant coach, you are responsible for ensuring the safety of your players at all times in games and practices, and that includes special attention to preventing the incurrence of concussions and recognizing their symptoms.

Check out the CDC Heads Up Concussion information on this HCYP Basketball website at Coaches' Corner (click here for details). All head coaches and assistant coaches are are required to take the CDC Concussion Training Program before you can begin coaching your teams.

Important Concussion Information for Parents is available by clicking here or choosing the parent concussion fact sheet from the Recreation drop-down menu.  Parents may also take the CDC concussion training program by clicking on the concussion links in Coaches' Corner.

♥Financial Aid

HCYP Basketball’s main priority is to ensure every child has an opportunity to participate in the sport of basketball regardless of level of financial capability in a equally safe and nourishing environment, especially during these challenging times.  If you are in need of financial assistance, the following simple application will help you obtain the level of assistance needed to help ensure each child’s participation.

Click Here for the HCYP Basketball Financial Aid Application.


For information regarding HCYP Recreation Basketball, contact:

Jeff Komin
Recreation Leagues Commissioner


News and Announcements

New Basketball Website

Welcome to the new HCYP Basketball website! Here you can easily navigate to the areas of your specific interests and easily register for the divisions in which your child wishes to participate. Take time to peruse the website and contact us if you have any questions at