Kings and Queens Rise Basketball

Weekly Update - June 19, 2019!

Welcome to the Weekly Kings and Queens Rise Summer Basketball Newsletter!


This newsletter will be available each week to share exciting league updates, news and more!

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Thank you to Sacramento King's Player Wenyen Gabriel for joining us last week!

This week's theme is a focus on Social Media!

Use hashtag #KQR2019 when you post about the league!

Commissioner Letter

June 19, 2018


Dear Kings and Queens Rise League Teams,


We had another great Kings and Queens Rise League Day under our belts. The day really highlighted our themes of Beloved Community and Teamwork. This week’s theme is a focus on Social Media – be sure to use the hashtag #KQR2019 if you post about the league!


This week we’ll have a great day, with a lot of fun activities hosted by North Highlands/Foothill Farms.


GAME DAY 4 @ Foothill High School (5000 McCloud Drive)


LEAGUE GAME SCHEDULE

9 AM: Valley Hi vs. Fruitridge 7th/8th Grades

10 AM: Valley Hi vs. Fruitridge 9th/10th Grades

11:00 AM: Del Paso Heights vs. Arden 7th/8th Grades

12:00PM: Del Paso Heights vs. Arden 9th/10th Grades


1:30PM: Meadowview vs. Marina Vista 7th/8th Grades

2:30PM: Meadowview vs. Marina Vista 9th/10th Grades

3:30PM: Oak Park vs. Foothill/North Highlands 7th/8th Grades

4:30 PM: Oak Park vs. Foothill/North Highlands 9th/10th Grades


WHAT YOU NEED TO KNOW:

1. Please have all times arrive at least 1 hour prior to their game (with the exception of the 9 AM game, who can arrive 30 min prior).

2. Players and coaches will receive food truck vouchers. Coaches will distribute to players. The food truck will only be available from 11 AM – 2 PM.

3. Activities and a snack bar will be provided by the Foothill Farms/North Highlands CIL

4. Please have all of your players’ waivers, emergency contacts and medical information on hand!


Again, thank you for your participation in this league so that together we can create safe and healthy opportunities for our youth this summer!


Thank you,

Greg King

Kings and Queens Rise Commissioner

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Youth Forum - July 1 at Golden 1 Center

Our Youth Forum will be held July 1 at Golden 1 Center. Youth attending the forum will be able to attend the California Classic game that evening.


Permission slips will be distributed at the June 22 game and must be returned by June 29. Tickets to the forum will only be distributed to youth with signed permission slips.


We look forward to seeing you there!

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Kings and Queens Rise Summer 2018 Season Recap Video

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=GWxQatKdmnY