General Information

The FFC Middle School/High School League is designed for girls (6-12th grade) who have had some experience playing basketball and are looking for fun and fellowship at the community level. This league is geared toward developing teamwork skills in addition to individual playing skills.   The league is divided into two divisions according to skill level.

This league runs from March to May each year.  Fifteen minutes before each game once a week we take time to share biblical principles with the players and encourage them to pursue a life with Christ in our huddle time. Players and coaches are also encouraged to memorize scripture verses weekly.


Note: According to OHSAA regulations, girls who have participated on school teams may play in First Friends Leagues. However, there may not be more then two players from the same school team on any recreational team. This rule excludes seniors.



Dates:  March 19 – May 17  (no activity March 25 – March 29)

Fee:  $80 Registration fee
$20.00 Jersey fee, please plan to purchase new jersey.

Refund Policy:  There will be a $5.00 fee retained for refunds. No refund will be given to any player who withdraws on or after the first week of practice. An exception may be granted at the discretion of the staff. Further, no refund will be given to any player removed from the league during the course of the season for disciplinary reasons.


Registration: Registration will be available Friday, Feb 2, 2024 online with debit/credit card payment and paper forms will be available Friday, Feb 9 that can be turned in at the church Welcome Desk with cash/check payment. Office hours are Mon-Fri 9am-3pm.   Please register as soon as possible to secure a spot in the league.  Deadline to register is March 15, or whenever league fills up, whichever occurs first!   Click on the Register button above to register online, when available.




Requests can be made on registration form, however, they are not guaranteed.  Please click on this link to view our Updated Policy on Team Rosters  Requests that affect the competitive balance of the team cannot be honored.

**Disclaimer: Please note that fairness and positive competition are a high priority in our program.  Thus, our league leadership reserves the right to alter team rosters/move players once scrimmages have been played in order to balance teams if necessary.   Thank you for your cooperation in this matter.


 Skill Assessments:  There are two assessments for this league.  March 19 and March 22 at 6pm or 7pm.  Schedule will be posted closer to the date of March 19.  Assessments are for everyone in league.   Please attend both assessments, if you do not attend at least one assessment, you are not guaranteed a spot in the league.   Please email ( or call the Sports office (330-966-6868) if something happens that prevents your daughter from attending one or both of the assessments.  Please plan to arrive 15 minutes early to get checked in.   You will be receiving your new jersey before 1st game.



Practice Days/Time:    Tuesdays or Fridays at 6pm; specific dates for practice will be posted at a later date. Team Practice Schedule will be posted on website after 2nd assessment and teams are formed.  Practice times subject to change dependent on the league size.  First practice is Tuesday, April 2

The practice dates are:  April 2, 5, 9 and 16.  First game will be April 12.  All games and practices will be at 6pm.


Devotions will be held every Tuesday before the practices/ games. Please meet in the devotional room at 5:45pm each Tuesday for a short 15 minute time together.   Any player that is absent from the devotional time will miss the first quarter of the next game. Please ensure you are planning accordingly.



Game Days:  Tuesday and Friday; Times:  6pm or 7pm  Times are subject to change dependent on the league size.   Game Schedule will be posted on website prior to first games.


COACHES NEEDED!  Please indicate on registration form you would like to coach or assist coach and plan to attend assessments and Coaches Training Meeting at First Friends Church on March 12 at 7pm.


Policy Statement:  (Oct 12, 2017)  Please note that when we list ‘boy’s/men’s’ or ‘girl’s/women’s’ we are referring to the birth gender of the participant.  For all of our leagues, classes, unless they are designated as Coed, it is our policy that players participate within the gender designation that complies with the previous statement.  We want to thank you for your understanding and cooperation in this matter.


Questions? Contact First Friends Sports Ministry at 330.966.6868 or



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Printable Roster/Schedule

Please click on the link below to view the Girls’ Middle/High School Basketball Team

Rosters and Practice time


Practice Days:  – April 2, 5, 9 and 16.


Game Schedule (click on link to view)

First Game April 12.  All games will be at same time as practice time,  6pm.

Please click here to view game schedule (when available)


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Coaches Resources

Please indicate on your daughter’s registration form that you would like to coach and plan to attend the coaches meeting.  March 12 at 7pm at First Friends Church.  Please plan to attend all assessments.

**NEW** Lindsay’s Law Required Coaches’ Training Video


Youth Basketball Rules  click on link to download when available


Youth Basketball Rotation Sheets  click on link to download


Coaches Code of Conduct (Click here to download) – Needs Signed and Returned

Commitment to League Rules (Click here to download) – Needs Signed and Returned

Ohio Youth Concussion Test (Click Link)

Background Check (Click Link)

Under-18 Background Check (Click Link)

Sexual Abuse Prevention Policy (Click link)

Coaches Information Sheet  (Click link)

Coaches Lindsay Law Information Sheet (Click link)

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Parent Resources

Lindsay Law Parent Info Video (Click here to watch video)

Lindsay Law Parent Informational Handout (Click here to download)

Lindsay Law Parent Athlete Signature Form (Click here to download)

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Past Games

Away Team Home Team Game Date Game Time Away Score Home Score Venue
Sparks Fever 4/12/24 6:00pm 19 24 East
Liberty Lynx 4/12/24 6:00pm 29 43 West
Lynx Sparks 4/19/24 6:00pm 27 21 East
Fever Liberty 4/19/24 6:00pm 21 16 West
Liberty Sparks 4/23/24 6:00pm 36 19 West
Lynx Fever 4/23/24 6:00pm 17 11 East
Liberty Fever 4/26/24 6:00pm 25 18 East
Sparks Lynx 4/26/24 6:00pm 28 29 West
Sparks Fever 4/30/24 6:00pm 30 15 East
Liberty Lynx 4/30/24 6:00pm 15 13 West
Fever Liberty 4/30/24 6:00pm 11 8 West
Lynx Sparks 4/30/24 6:00pm 6 19 East
Lynx Liberty 5/3/24 6:00pm 23 26 East
Fever Sparks 5/3/24 6:00pm 16 35 West
Fever Lynx 5/7/24 6:00pm 20 15 West
Sparks Liberty 5/7/24 6:00pm 33 39 East
Sparks Fever 5/10/24 6:00pm 30 14 East
Liberty Lynx 5/10/24 6:00pm 24 26 West
Liberty Fever 5/14/24 6:00pm 32 33 East
Sparks Lynx 5/14/24 6:00pm 31 29 West
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Past Games

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