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Oconomowoc Youth Girls Basketball Tryouts 2023-2024

Tryouts for Oconomowoc girls youth basketball will be held on Wednesday, August 16th and Sunday, August 20th at the OHS Fieldhouse. Please pre register by clicking the link below.

Register your daughter for OYB tryouts!

August 16 @ OHS Gale Douglas Field House:

3rd, 4th and 5th grade - 5 to 6:30 pm

6th, 7th and 8th grade - 6:30 to 8 pm

August 20 OHS Gale Douglas Field House:

3rd, 4th and 5th grade - 2 to 3:30 pm

6th, 7th and 8th grade - 3:30 to 5 pm

There will be a $10.00 fee charged for the tryout. (Cash or checks made payable to OYB will be collected at the check in table prior to the tryout.)

Girls are encouraged to attend both try out dates. If they are unable to attend both, one of the dates is required to have a fair opportunity to make a team.  Each girl will receive an Oconomowoc basketball t-shirt with a number on the back for the tryout.  She should wear it to all of the tryout dates she attends.

If you, or someone you know, is interested in coaching, please fill out the application form linked below.

OYB Coaching Application

OYB Boys Basketball Tryout Information for 23-24 Season

Tryouts will be held on Saturday, August 19 and Sunday, August 20, with a make up date on Wednesday, August 23 at OHS Field House.  Anyone interested in playing for OYB for the 23-24 season should attend.  We can't wait to see you all at tryouts.

See times below.  Please fill out the registration form to register for the tryouts.  Tryout Registration Form

Saturday, August 19:

3rd & 8th grade - 4-5 pm

4th & 7th grade - 5-6 pm

5th & 6th grade - 6-7 pm

Sunday, August 20:

3rd & 8th grade - 8 to 9 am

4th & 7th grade - 9 to 10 am

5th & 6th grade - 10 to 11 am

Wednesday, August 23 (Make up date - only attend if you missed the other two dates):

3rd, 4th & 5th Grade - 1 to 2 pm

6th, 7th, & 8th - 2 to 3 pm

Tryout fee is $10 (cash or check made out to OYB) includes tryout shirt.

Your child only needs to attend one of the tryout dates to be considered for an OYB team.

Brief informational meeting will take place for parents during your son's tryout in the OHS cafeteria.

This information as well as any updates can be found on our website as well.

Email questions to Coach Benish at

Girls Basketball Summer Raccoon Shooting Challenge

This summer we encourage all girls to participate in our summer Raccoon Shooting Challenge!  

Purpose: To give girls a goal to “shoot” for this summer, and become overall better shooters. 

Below is the link to the summer shooting challenge that starts today.  You can either use the paper copy or the google sheet to keep track of made shots each day.  By clicking on this link you will be prompted to make a copy.  Please enter your daughter's name and grade in the name of the google sheet so when you submit it at the end of the summer (Aug. 31st) we know who's it is!

1. Try to shoot at least 100 shots per day. (This may vary by grade level and stamina:))
2. Record the number of shots made and date for each day you shoot. 
3. Submit your online copy with your daughter's name and grade in the file name to by August 31st to be eligible for a prize.

“PrACTice like a champion, and lead with integrity and honesty”

***The top 3 shooters in each age bracket will receive a prize.
***All participants will have the opportunity to get their name on our website/social media for our shooting challenge after accomplishing the following levels:

Grades 3rd-6th
Grades 7th-12th

Sign Up Today for the Girls Summer Basketball Camp at OHS!

The Oconomowoc High School Girls Basketball Camp will offer sessions for girls entering grades three through eight.  The camp for grades 3 & 4, and 5 & 6 will be structured in a four day, week long camp. Grades 7 & 8 will be two days a week beginning in the middle of June.

Each day of camp will consist of warm-up, individual skill work, team play, and competitions.  The focus of the camp is to improve individual fundamentals like ball handling, passing, shooting, defense and overall knowledge of the game. 

The Oconomowoc Girls Basketball Camp will offer youth athletes:

  • Focus on basic fundamentals and skill development
  • Specific drills focusing on development of ball handling, shooting, passing and defense
  • Sessions that include games and competitive drills
  • Height appropriate hoops and age-appropriate basketball sizes
  • Individual, small group, and large group instruction
  • A great opportunity for players to learn and improve individual and team basketball


Date:  June 12-June 15
Hours:  8:00 - 9:15 a.m.
Location:  OHS Gale Douglas Field house
Instructors:  OHS Basketball Coaches and players
Fee:  $60 which includes a t-shirt


Date:  June 12-June 15
Hours:  9:15 a.m. - 10:30 a.m.
Location:  OHS Gale Douglas Field house
Instructors:  OHS Basketball Coaches and players
Fee:  $60 which includes a t-shirt


Date:  June 19-29 and July 11-27

(Tuesdays and Thursdays only - 10 sessions)
  8:30 a.m. - 9:30 a.m.
  Meadowview Elementary Gymnasium
Instructors:  OHS Basketball Coaches 
Fee:  $80 which includes a t-shirt


Online registration will be accepted through the OASD Web Store until the start of camp, however students who register by May 26, 2023, are guaranteed to receive a t-shirt. Registrations after May 26 are not guaranteed a shirt.

For questions or more information, please contact OHS Basketball Coach Kim Mueske at

Register for Camp Here

Sign Up Today for the Boys Summer Basketball Camp at OHS!

Scan the QR code to register for camp!

The Oconomowoc High School boys’ basketball team will be conducting a camp to help youth basketball players work on the fundamentals of basketball. During these sessions, we will be working on shooting, dribbling, passing, defense, and teamwork. We will discuss what it takes to be a successful player and to have fun playing the game of basketball. There will also be some competitions to test their skills and show the importance of sportsmanship. This will be a great opportunity for each player to get individual attention from our players and coaches and to have fun learning the fundamentals of basketball.

Staff for this clinic will include Varsity Boy’s Coach, Jay Benish, Varsity Assistant Coaches, Jon Fischer and Greg Jefferies, JV Coach, JV Coach Tyler Enright, Freshmen Coaches, Austin Gifford and Ryan Kase, as well as the Oconomowoc High School Players. All players who register before the deadline will receive an Oconomowoc Basketball shirt, the camp fee also includes the summer shooting program.


Date:  June 12-June 15
Hours:  10:30 - 11:45 a.m.
Location:  OHS Gale Douglas Fieldhouse
Instructors:  OHS Basketball Coaches
Fee:  $70 which includes a t-shirt and summer shooting program


Date:  June 12-June 15
  11:45 a.m. - 1:00 p.m.
Location:  OHS Gale Douglas Fieldhouse
Instructors:  OHS Basketball Coaches
Fee:  $70 which includes a t-shirt and summer shooting program


Online registration will be accepted through the OASD Web Store until the start of camp, however students who register by May 26, 2023, are guaranteed to receive a t-shirt. Registrations after May 26 are not guaranteed a shirt.

Click the link or use the QR code to register!

Register for Camp Here


Spring Shooting Camp for 6th, 7th & 8th Grade Boys

We are excited to offer a Spring Shooting Camp in May! This camp is for boys in 6th, 7th, and 8th grade, May 8, 9, 17, & 18 in the OHS Field House from 6-7 pm each evening.  Obviously, it's a busy time of year and we would love for you to come to all 4 sessions but if you have to miss one or two to compete in other sports or events, just let us know.

The camp will provide instruction on the fundamental skills of shooting in a competitive setting. Each player will be provided 1 on 1 instructional feedback and video analysis on their shooting form and fundamentals. This is an area that all players in our program need to become more consistent with, so we encourage you all to attend!

- The fee is $60 and can be paid on the first night of camp.  Cash or Checks made out to OYB.

- We will start right at 6 pm, so we can maximize our time.

- Players can bring their own ball or use one of ours.

- We will provide a shooting workout for the players that they can use throughout the spring and summer!

- They will also receive an Ocon basketball item and Bucks hat. 


Click the link below to register. Feel free to share with anyone that might be interested. If you have any questions, please email Coach Benish at  We look forward to seeing you in May!


Shooting Camp Registration Form


Spring 3v3 League for Boys and Girls at OHS

Boys and Girls 3v3 Spring League at OHS

We are excited to partner with Dream Hoops to bring a 3v3 basketball league to Oconomowoc High School in April!  This league will be for 3rd-12th grade boys and girls and is open to anyone that would like to play.  Games will be on Sunday afternoons on April 16, 23, 30, and May 7 at Oconomowoc High School.  The attached flyers have more information on how to get signed up.  Feel free to pass it on to anyone that might be interested.  Get your team registered today!!

3v3 Registration

3v3 Rules

We had a blast with our Jr Raccoons at our March camp! Thank you to our high school girls and boys players for all of their hard work! Thanks to our Jr Raccoons Campers for bringing the energy!

2020-21 Classic Eight Sportsmanship Award Winners

2020-21 Classic Eight Sportsmanship Award Winners

Jake Fisher - 2020-21 Honorable Mention All State Selection

Congratulations to Jake Fisher on being selected Honorable Mention All State by the WBCA and Prep Hoops WI!

2020 Ocon Basketball Summer Shooting Club Final Totals

We hope that you have enjoyed participating in our summer shooting club and that you got a lot of shots up this summer!  We need to record your totals so we can get the prizes ordered and get them out to those of you that earned them.  Please fill out your totals in the form below and submit it.  We trust that you have been keeping track on our shot recorder doc and can take your totals from there to enter them into the form.  Thanks for participating in the program.  We look forward to making it even better next summer!

Our OYB tryout dates for boys and girls will be on Saturday September 12 and Sunday September 13 at the OHS Field House.  More info about times will be posted on the website this week.

2019-20 WBCA Team 1st Team Academic All-State Award - 3.74 Cumulative Team GPA

2019 Spring Skills Academy - Our future Raccoons worked hard this Spring!

Senior Night Victory against Germantown 77-75

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Welcome Raccoon Basketball

The Raccoon Basketball program is the home of your Oconomowoc Boys and Girls Basketball teams. Check here for everything Raccoon Basketball related from information regarding youth clinics and leagues to high school schedules and game scores.

Our Goals

  • Instill in our student-athletes the spirit of competition and the ideals of good sportsmanship, self esteem, leadership, teamwork and respect.
  • Promote excellence in basketball by developing and improving the basic skill of each student-athlete.
  • Develop enthusiastic support among students, parents, athletes and the community.
  • Develop high character student-athletes with a love for the game and pride in our school and basketball family.

4th Grade Boys Bucks Ballers at the Fiserv

Shooting and Ball Handling Workouts

We will post different workouts you can do this summer here, so check back often for new workouts.  We will also add videos to help you follow along with the workout.

Drew Hanlen Shooting Drills Library (Excellent Source -YouTube)

USA Basketball Shooting Library|Foundational&and=1

USA Basketball Shooting Tips with Coach Calipari

Coach Bob Foley Shooting Drills

8 Individual Shooting Drills

Ocon Shooting Workout (150 shots)

Raccoon Shooting Workout (300 shots)

Ball Handling Workout (10-15 minutes)

Quick Links