Millerton Youth Basketball program hopes to expand

The Millerton Youth Basketball program will focus on building fundamental skills next year. The program is also hoping to expand, and attract more players. Pictured above, this year’s team made it to the semi-final playoffs. Photo submitted

MILLERTON — Given the seasonal demand for the program by local basketball players, the Millerton Youth Basketball program wants to expand next year to feature two teams and focus more on fundamental skills.

While the youth baseball was previously funded and run by the Amenia Recreation Committee for about six years, Millerton Village Clerk Kelly Kilmer decided to run the program in Millerton when the town of Amenia chose not to last winter.

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