Cambridge PRIDE Basketball

By DHSP Recreation

Basketball competitive basketball games for 6th-8th graders.

This program runs during the school year.
Sunday and Saturday.

Dates/Times: Tryouts are usually held in early Nov. dates will be announced later., league plays until Mar.

Games are played on Saturdays and Sundays with one mandatory practice during week.

Ages: 11 to 14.

Grades 5th grade through 8th grade.

Eligibility is based on grade level. The program is for 6th - 8th graders but 5th graders are allowed to tryout for the 6th grade team.

Registration required

  • Sign-up is ongoing

Shoot Straight Registration Form

Tryout information will be announced (is usually first Saturday in Nov.) 



  • Financial Aid and/or Scholarship Available

Contact Vladimir Pierre for more information regarding scholarships.


The program location changes over time.

  • In-person only.

The current locations are TBD.

Wheelchair accessible.

Additional information

Competitive basketball league sponsored by the Cambridge Dept of Human Services Recreation Division. The goal is to prepare middle school students to compete at high school level and is designed to teach participants effective communication, teamwork and sportsmanship.