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Welcome to SLP Panthers Basketball Club

Basketball in Spring Lake Park

The Spring Lake Park Panthers Basketball Club (SLPPBC) is a non-profit organization that provides youth in the Spring Lake Park School District #16 attendance area the opportunity to learn and enjoy the game of basketball at a competitive level. Our focus is on teaching basketball fundamentals, promoting team play, improving individual skills and having fun in order to promote a life-long enjoyment of the game of basketball.

Panther youth basketball is organized in three tiers: Rec League and Traveling, which are run by SLPPBC and School Basketball, which is run by Spring Lake Park Schools District #16.

Basketball Options:

Exciting NEW Training Opportunity

We are excited to announce that the SLPPBC has arranged for an opportunity for your son or daughter to learn the FUNdamentals with Coach Pat and the MBT Training staff. 

In these four-week training sessions, Midwest Basketball Training will work with your kindergarten, first grade, second grade, or third-grade child to help them learn proper mechanics for shooting, dribbling, passing, and play in fun game-like situations. These sessions will help them be better prepared for our rec and travel basketball program.

Cost: $20.00  for all 4 sessions in a month


  • Boys Only: Saturday October 2nd, 9th, 16th, and 30th
  • Girls Only: Saturday, January 8th, 15th, 22nd and 29th
  • Boys & Girls: Saturday, April 2nd, 9th, 16th, and 23rd


  • Kindergarten & 1st Grade: 9:00 am – 10:00 am
  • 2nd & 3rd Grade : 10:00 am – 11:00 am

Location: Park Terrace Elementary School



If you can't make a session, that is okay...just sign up and come for what you can! 

Training Opportunities

K - 3rd Grade Training with Pat Freeman

Help your kindergarten through third grader grow in their love of basketball with some targeted training built just for their age level. We'll hold trainings in October, January, and the link to learn more!

REGISTER FOR 2021 - 2022 Rec Season

NOW REOPENED! 2021-2022 Girls Rec Registration

We have re-opened registration for the 2021 - 2022 Girls Rec Program through the end of this week 9/26. Here is our max space for each grade. Please do not register if the grade is full. 2nd Grade has room for up to 2 girls. 3rd Grade has room for up to 4 girls. 4th Grade only has room for 1 girl. 5th and 6th Grade are combined and we could fit up to 3 girls. Lastly, we could use a couple more 7th and 8th grade girls to fill out these team, up to 6 total!

2022 Boy's Rec Basketball

Register your son for the 2022 Boys Rec Program. Registration closes November 30, 2021


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