the vine basketball

 Who We Are | Why us 

The Vine Basketball is a youth development program serving the youths in the city of Irvine, California.  We look to provide families with youths 3rd to 8th grade a basketball club experience.  

We offer Academy and Training programs focused on fundamentals and skill improvements as well as Club programs focused on competition and mastering their skills in preparation for High School programs.

Many of our families and their youths who have selected The Vine Basketball Club (VBC) as their primary basketball club program, have seen success in achieving team levels from frosh, JV or Varsity High School basketball programs such as Beckman, Irvine, Northwood, Portola, University, and Woodbridge.


Our mission is to provide a local community youth Basketball Program with exposure to competitive events.  We strive to train the youth in the fundamentals of high school basketball while maintaining their creativity and joy for the game.

 Our Program


Vine Academy meets once a week and will be focused on an individual's conditioning, skill set, and overall knowledge of gameplay and training.  Vine Academy emphasis is on readiness of an individual's skills for club competitive play.  The Vine Academy is a great avenue for families who want the level of club training without the commitment of games.


Providing the knowledge and repetitions to build skills ready for competitive organized basketball through academy and practices.  Vine Training practices meets twice a week and will consist of evaluated youths placed on an appropriate level teams to compete.  Vine Academy is included as part of this program.  In additional to Vine Academy fundamentals, specific Vine plays will be introduced and practiced through instruction and scrimmaging.