NOVA United offers women 50 years and above opportunities to improve their basketball skills and compete in 3 on 3 half-court basketball games and tournaments. Players range in age from 48-78 and live in Virginia, Maryland, the District of Columbia, and West Virginia. Players have opportunities to play on teams and compete in local and out-of-town 3 on 3 tournaments in five year age groups. During the 2013 National Senior Games Basketball Tournament, the Classics won a bronze medal in the 70+ AA Flight, the Rebounders came in 6th place in the 65+ age group, Gold Mettle won a silver medal in the 60+ AA Flight and Triple Threat finished in 8th place in the 55+ age group. Prior playing experience recommended.
Friday Practice Schedule (note new times until further notice)
5:30 - 7:15pm: 65+ and 70+ players
7:15 - 9:15pm: 55+(SG)/60+(GM) and 55+(TT) and 50+(RF)
Players who are not on a team are invited to train and scrimmage with the 7:15pm players.
James Lee Community Center
2855 Annandale Road
Falls Church, VA 22042
Call 703-472-1076 for information
The community center is located on Annandale Road just north of Route 50 (inside the Beltway). From Route 50, go north on Annandale Road. Turn right at first light into the James Lee Community Center parking lot. Sign in at the front desk. While facing the desk, turn left and walk to the end of the corridor to the gym.
NOVA United is a 501 (c)(3) organization.
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Other Opportunities to Play
The Arlington Senior Women's Basketball Program is an Affiliate Member!
Arlington County provides court time at the Langston Brown Community Center, 2121 N. Culpeper St., Arlington, VA 22207, for all senior women basketball players (age 50+) on Wednesdays from 7-9pm. See the File section below for more information about upcoming drop-in sessions, skills clinics, and an intramural league. Contact Helen White at firstname.lastname@example.org.
Drop-in Play Session at Langston Brown: April 9, May 21, May 28
Bring a basketball and a dark and light colored shirt. Contact Helen to be added to an Evite list to receive a weekly reminder.
Skills Clinics and Strategy Sessions: The next four week sessions begin on June 18.
3v3 Spring Intramural League: This 10 week league runs from March 5 - May 14 (no games on April 9). Games are scheduled at 7pm and 8pm. Come see us play!
See file below named Playing Opportunities in the DC Metropolitan Area.pdf for Additional Opportunities for Adult Women to Play Basketball in the DC Metropolitan Area