Howell Basketball Club is a non-profit youth basketball organization which runs recreational and travel basketball programs serving girls and boys from Kindergarten through HS who reside in Howell Township and Farmingdale, NJ.

December 2017 Food Drive Flyer

HBC News and Notes

Games scheduled for 12/16/17 are ON – Check back for Updates

As of 9:00 PM tonight (12/15), Howell Public Schools have confirmed that all HBC games and activities can proceed as scheduled tomorrow morning (12/16) barring any major change in the weather forecast overnight.  Any further updates will be reflected in this post.

HBC Rec Games Cancelled on Saturday, 12/9/17, Will be Rescheduled to weeknights from 12/18 – 12/21

All games originally scheduled for Saturday, 12/9/17, will now be played using gym time available during the week of 12/18 – 12/21.  There will be no Rec League practices during the week of 12/18 in order to accommodate these rescheduled games.

Please reach out to your Rec Commissioner and/or Coach for more specific details on when your game will be played during that week.

Late Registration for Recreation League

Public registration for the 2017-18 Rec League season is now closed. However, there are still openings in some Divisions where late additions could be made. Please visit the Contact Us page and send an email to the Commissioner(s) of the Division indicating your interest. If the Division is accepting late additions, they will provide details on registering accordingly.

Upcoming Events



Date: Saturday, January 20, 2018

Time: TBA for each Division

Location: Howell Middle School North

Every dollar raised will directly benefit Howell families fighting illness and hardship.

  • $60 per team (Max 4 players per team)
  • Divisions based on grade in school
  • Champions will receive team t-shirts and trophies
  • Teams with the best uniforms/costumes/themes will also be awarded T-shirts in each division
  • All skill levels welcome for this great event!

There will be no games played in the HBC Rec program on this date to allow everyone to participate in this great event.  The HBC Instructional program for Boys and Girls in Grades K – 2 WILL hold their regularly scheduled session on 1/20/18.

Click to download Event Flyer and Registration form.  Paperwork will also be available at HBC Rec gyms leading up to the event.  Registration forms and payment can be submitted to HBC Rec Commissioners in the gym on Saturday.  Registrations will also be accepted on-site on the day of the event.

Please direct all inquiries and email registration forms to Mike McGarry at

Providing Basketball Opportunities for Players of All Ages and Abilities

HBC Recreation Program

The Recreation Basketball Program allows kids from Kindergarten through High School to explore their interest in basketball and build their knowledge and skills of the game in a fun and competitive environment.  The Rec Season runs from December through March with Divisions based on player grade level.

Howell Hawks Travel Program

The Howell Hawks Travel Program provides players the opportunity to compete at a higher level against teams from other towns across the area.  All Howell Hawks teams participate in the Mid-Monmouth Basketball League in addition to a variety of other leagues and tournaments over the course of the year.  Eligibility is based primarily on player birth date.  The nature of the season is different based on the specific team with opportunities to play basketball all year round.