Northern Nevada’s Premier Basketball Program

Reno Ballers Basketball ProgramThe premier youth basketball program in Reno and Sparks offers fun, high-quality basketball development as well as competition for boys and girls in 3rd – 8th grades. Each year hundreds of area youth are exposed to this great sport through the Ballers program and are taught important lessons about sportsmanship, responsibility and hard work.

Dear Parents and Players,

  • The Reno Ballers 2015-2016 season begins on Saturday, Sept. 24th with a ball handling clinic at 8 a.m., followed by a parent meeting immediately following at 10 a.m. If your child is participating in a Fall sport we still need you to come in and register them at this time. All payments ($300) are due by September 30th. If you’re applying for financial assistance, you need to make an appointment to see Mike Wurm prior to September 30th. As we have stated since April of this year, all Ballers must fully commit to two of the three sport seasons our travel season covers. We require a five and a half to six month commitment in our “year-round” program. We have always and will continue to support our players that are multi-sport athletes. Additionally, our players are not permitted to play basketball for any organizations other than their regular school team during the normal school season. School basketball is not an excuse to miss our practices. The seasons you choose to commit to Ballers may include Fall and Winter or Winter and Spring (you may wish to do all three seasons and that is fine). The Summer bonus season is not included in the commitment requirements but certainly available if you wish to participate. The Fall season is September 24th – December 1st or the end of football season or other Fall sports. Winter is roughly December 1st – March 1st or the beginning of baseball season and other Spring sports. Spring is March 1st – May 30th or Memorial Day Tourney. Total commitment includes the two weekly practices and any tournaments the players are invited to participate in. Saturday morning clinics and Sunday night open gyms will be optional. When a player is participating in another seasonal sport they are required to attend one of the two weekend options but welcome to do both. We will have registration forms available online within the next few weeks and at the Club on September 24th. We are planning for the boys to practice on Tuesday and Thursday evenings and the girls to go on Monday and Wednesday. The younger group and beginners may go on Monday and Wednesday as well. We are very excited about the upcoming season.

    – Coach Schellin

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Parent/Player Handbook

The Player/Coach/Parent/ Handbook is intended to establish ground rules and the expectations for parents, players and coaches. View the guide for Ballers information including player rules, parent information, volunteers and travel information. For additional questions please contact Coach Scott Schellin at  (775) 771-2954 or email at  Download Players Handbook Download Player Registration Form

Entry Into Ballers

  • STEP 1

    Make contact with Coach Schellin to set up an appointment at (775) 771-2954 or email at

  • STEP 2

    Preball- (certain skill levels, including basic basketball skills, basic team drills, consistency in attendance.) (Monday/Wednesday 6:00 pm – 7:30 pm for 5th – 8th grade boys and girls)

  • STEP 3

    Invitation to practice with team


The fee is due by October 1, 2016.

If you would like to defer payments over time, see Coach Schellin to set up a payment plan.  All payment payments must be made in full no later than December 20, 2016.

*No Child is ever turned away due to financial circumstances. Please contact Coach Schellin at (775) 771-2954 or email at

  • Baller Fee Per Player
    $300 yearly
    • Baller Gear value $100
    • 3 tickets to Extravaganza Value $225
    • Players lodging on overnight trips
    • All Tournament fees
    • 4 weekly practice opportunities
  • Additional Child Fee
    $175 yearly
    • Baller Gear Value $100
    • Additional Ticket

2017 Spring Schedule

Boys Ballers 
3rd & 4th Grade Boys – Monday & Wednesday: 5:30 – 7:00 p.m.
5th, 6th, 7th & 8th Grade Boys – Tuesday & Thursday: Weights – 6:00 – 7 p.m. & Practice – 7:00 – 9 p.m.

Lady Ballers
3rd – 8th Grade – Monday & Wednesday: 7:00 – 8:30 p.m.

Intermediate Ballers
Boys & Girls – Monday & Wednesday: 6:00 – 7:30 p.m.

If you have questions about photo day, please call Coach Schellin at (775) 771-2954.

Ballers – Marge’s Camp

2017 Ballers – Marge’s Camp Application – Coming soon

Ballers Extravaganza

Mark your calendars for the annual Ballers Extravaganza June 3, 2017

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