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South Paulding Youth and Junior Spartans Girls Basketball Program

Overview:  The SPHS Youth and Jr. Basketball Girls Program is a developmental program for girls who want to play competitive basketball against other school teams in Cobb, Cherokee, Paulding and N. Fulton counties.  The purpose of the program is to work on fundamentals and develop players for the high school program.  Varsity Girls Coach Kelly Nye-Hinkson regards the Youth and Junior program as a needed building block of the South Paulding High School basketball program.

2018 - 2019 Youth and Junior Spartan Coaches

Contacts and Coaches
Girls Director

Marlin Brannon,

or cell (717) 554-7557

4th - 6th Grade

Coach  Henry

Assistant Coach Paul White

7th Grade

8th Grade

Coach Nunn
Youth and Junior Administrator

Carrie Sowerby,

Head Girl's Basketball Coach: Kelly Nye-Hinkson * (770) 949-9221 ext 40023 *

Please bring the necessary paperwork required for tryouts.  See below.

Junior Night Recognition 2019

Tryout Paperwork Needed

Prior to arrival. We will need a copy of Physical, Utility bill, and Student progress report.

Tryout Schedule

5-8th grade Sept 17th 6-730pm Aux gym. Please arrive at 545pm. *4th graders are welcome to try out as well for 6th grade level. 

5-8th grade Sept 19th 6-730pm Aux gym. Please arrive at 545pm. *4th graders are welcome to try out as well for 6th grade level

Please plan for a parent meeting Sept 19th 8pm following both days of tryouts.


Volunteer Information

If your interested in coaching/volunteering this season, please email me ASAP. We need coaches for each grade level. 6th, 7th, and 8th grade.

Player Fee's - $350

Covers the season (league fee's, refs, tournaments, gym usage and uniforms).  Fee is due at the first night or practice tentatively scheduled for October 1st.


2018 - 2019 Jr. SPARTANS


Our Director and Coaches should be communicating game dates/ times and which grade level teams play those days. for further questions

Games: The SPHS Youth and Jr. Spartan program participates in the Paulding County, Cobb-Cherokee, Douglas County, Youth & Junior Basketball Conference. The conference is made up of other Cobb County, Douglas County, Fulton County, Paulding County and Cherokee High School feeder program teams.



The following documents are required or the playere will not be able to play:

Birth Certificate

Report Card

Proof of Residency (Utility Bill)

Current Physical

Requirements & Tryouts: You must live in the Paulding school district to play on the Youth and Jr. Spartan teams. Try outs are conducted at South Paulding High School.


THANK YOU Graphic Media Solutions/Print South Media for our yard signs to promote the program in the community.