Adult Basketball

Stratham Hoops (Men & Women)
adult hoops

Stratham residents age 30 and over

Format:  4 on 4 pickup basketball

Location: Stratham Memorial School Gym

Program Coordinators: 

Melissa Lacroix ( Women
Ryan Carter ( Men
Matt Freese ( Men 50+

Program Schedule:

Tuesday 7:00PM - 8:30PM (Women)
Thursdays 7:00PM-9:00PM* (Men) Sign Up Here!
Sundays 6:00PM-8:00PM (Men 50+)

*Time changes to 8:00PM - 10:00PM during recreation basketball season

Calendar:  School year, September through June

No Hoops:

  • school holidays, or any day school is cancelled for weather
  • when Patriots are playing 4pm Sunday or Thursday night games


Program Rules:

  • Program is limited to first 25 players who sign up
  • Program begins and ends at scheduled time
  • All players must bring white and dark shirts (no skins allowed)
  • First 4 players to make foul shots wear dark colored shirts
  • Next 4 players to make foul shots wear white shirts
  • All games are played to 7 except the last game to 11 (win by 2).  All shots count for 1 point
  • Winning team stays on the court unless there are more than 4 players waiting.  If more than 4 but less than 8 players are waiting, winning team shoots for players to remain on court for next game.  First player to the line that makes a shot is in; no matching shots.
  • Program Director may eject players for violence and may, at Director’s discretion, choose to eliminate disruptive players from the program

Game Rules:

  • Shoot for possession in first game, team that starts on defense has possession on first jump ball
  • Dead balls must be passed in
  • Shots made, and baseline out-of-bounds are passed in.  Side-line out of bounds must be checked at the key.
  • Offense calls fouls
  • When two players disagree on a call, it’s a jump ball to whichever team has the possession arrow