By John Keisling
Carriage Towne News
---- — HAMPSTEAD —The Hampstead Master’s Basketball League (HMBL) is pleased to announce the start of sign ups and tryouts for the 2013-2014 season. League sign-ups are August 21 and 28, from 6:00 to 8:00 p.m. at the Hampstead Memorial Gym. The league is open to Hampstead residents first, and if any slots are open for additional players, they will be considered on a first come basis as long as you show up for both of the tryouts. Players must be forty years of age or older . New players must bring proof of residency, age, pay, and attend at 6:00 p.m., in order to participate in tryout, no exception to this rule. New players must show up for both 6:00 p.m. tryouts and be ready to scrimmage. All former players must show up to register and pay prior to 8:00 p.m. on either of the two dates . All players must sign up and pay the registration fee before they are allowed to play. The resident’s fee is $150.00, and non-resident’s fee is $160.00.
The games start Wed., September 4, at 6:00 p.m., 7:15 p.m., and 8:30 p.m, and the public is welcome to attend. The league consists of six teams and will play twenty regular season games, plus double elimination play - offs. Shirts are provided.
Those people wishing to play should know the games are physical and should have some experience for safety procedures. Games are officiated by qualified referees! Jewelry, such as watches, rings, and neck chains are not allowed to be worn.
Anyone needing further information may contact Scott True at 978-423-2205.