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2022-23 Pelham Panthers Basketball REGISTRATION IS OPEN


Registration for ALL PPBA Programs is open!

-House league (grades JK through 8) - season starts the weekend after Thanksgiving and runs until the weekend before March Break.  Days and times will be confirmed and announced once registration is complete.

-Club team tryouts (grades 3 through 12).  NO COST for tryouts, but all players must be registered!  JUEL tryouts listed below, all other club team tryouts will start in early September


JUEL Tryouts (born in 2005 and 2006):

Sunday August 21              10 am -12 pm

Tuesday August 23                6-8 pm

Wednesday August 31        6-8 pm

JUEL PREP Tryouts (born in 2007, 2008 or 2009):

Monday August 15                  6-8 pm

Wednesday August 17           6-8 pm

3rd Tryout TBA


***ALL Tryouts to be held at the Pelham Community Centre***


***All other club team tryouts will be emailed to registrants and will be in early September.


Free Girls Basketball Development Program for Girls Born in 2013 and 2014

The Pelham Panthers are once again offering a FREE girls developmental basketball program throughout the Summer for girls around the Niagara region! 

This program is designed for girls going into Grades 3 and 4 (Born in 2013 and 2014).   

The goal of the program is to introduce and grow a love for the game of basketball. We want to help improve basketball skills, understanding of the game, athletic development through a games approach all within a fun and exciting learning environment. This will be accomplished with skill development sessions and competition throughout the Summer.

The dates are as follows:

Session 1  - Sat July 9 - 12:00 - 1:00 pm

Session 2  - Sat July 23 - 12:00 - 1:00 pm

Session 3 - Thurs Aug 4 - 6:00 - 7:00 pm

Session 4 - Thurs Aug 11- 6:00 -7:00 pm



-Serving over 500 families from our region.

-Spring, Summer, Fall and Winter programs.

We continue to grow and excel every year!  

-Home to an amazing, skill development based, fun and engaging house league program.

-Successful boys and girls club teams:  grades 3 through grade 12.

-JUEL Prep and JUEL Elite High School Girls Teams

-Host to our famous Wheelchair Basketball program.

Thanks for being a part of our Panthers family.  We love watching our children grow as individuals, teammates and community members.

Go Panthers Go!

Male recipient: Mike Hurley, Pelham Panthers U14 Girls & U15 Boys


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Athletic Development, an important part of training!

Please visit our athletic development page for tips and exercises provided by our friends at No Limit Performance. Strength and Conditioning is crucial in the development of any athlete! For more info please visit

Brian  Bleich

Brian Bleich

PPBA President

Pelham Panthers

The mandate of Panther Basketball is to provide a positive / supportive environment for our youth to learn the fundamental skills of the game.

Our goal is to develop athletes on and off the court in a fun learning environment. Our team of dedicated coaches work with children of any skill level from house league to select! 


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Our Sponsors

These fine organizations make what we do possible. Please show your support to these amazing sponsors and thank them for their commitment to our organization. Interested in becoming a sponsor? Click here to learn more about our sponsorship opportunities

Sponsored by Remax Welland Realty - Bill Berkhout

Remax Welland Realty - Bill Berkhout

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For all your realty needs, Remax Welland is a SLAM DUNK!!

150 Prince Charles Dr S, Welland, ON L3C 7B3

Phone: +1 877-735-9876

Sponsored by Boggio Pharmacy - Fonthill

Boggio Pharmacy - Fonthill

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For all your sports injury needs, Boggio Fonthill Pharmacy will get you back on the court! 

155 Hwy 20 W Fonthill, ON

L0S 1E0

Tel: 905.892.4994

Fax: 905.892.4924

Sponsored by Seaway Mall

Seaway Mall

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A new look or new kicks, the Seaway mall has what you need to be on top of your game! 

800 Niagara Street


L3C 5Z4

Sponsored by Country Corner Market

Country Corner Market

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From sausage, to steak, pop by for all your team BBQ needs!

686 Quaker Rd,

Welland, ON

L3C 3H4

Sponsored by Star Tile Centre Ltd

Star Tile Centre Ltd

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Whether it's the court or your home, we have your flooring needs covered!

155 Highway 20 East

Fonthill, Ontario


L0S 1E0


Sponsored by The Job Gym - Welland

The Job Gym - Welland

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The Job Gym helps you work on more than just your game!

225 East Main Street
Welland, Ontario, L3B 3W7 
Phone: (905) 732-7655
Fax: (905) 732-2912

Sponsored by Lifetime Vision Centre

Lifetime Vision Centre

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Court vision starts here!

1405 Pelham Street
P.O Box 1419
Fonthill, Ontario L0S 1E0

Sponsored by Fonthill Dentistry

Fonthill Dentistry

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Celebrate a win, with a winning smile!

1440 Pelham St. 

 Fonthill, Ontario

 L0S 1E0

Sponsored by U Need a Pita

U Need a Pita

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U Need a Pita (Welland)

Official Player of the Game Sponsor! 

U Need a Pita has provided player of the game Pita Vouchers to each of our select teams! 

30 Rice Road 

Welland, Ontario

(289) 820-4782