Dallas Wings Ball Kid Program

Looking to get involved with the Dallas Wings this summer? Students, ages 16 and up, may now apply to become a member of the Cook Children’s Crew Ball Kids!

Applicants must submit the following online to be considered for the 2017 season:

  • A letter in the student’s own words as to what makes her/him unique and why she/he would make an excellent Ball Kid.
  • A completed application
  • One (1) letter of recommendation from someone other than a close friend or family member expressing why she/he would be an asset to the ball kid program.

Responsibilities

Ball Kids will rotate among many jobs, including but not limited to:

  • Setting up the court (pre-game)
  • Sweeping, wiping the floor
  • Distributing water, towels and warm-ups during timeouts
  • Folding warm-ups and towels
  • Rebounding for players before the game and during halftime

Expectations

In an effort to promote and maintain the professional atmosphere of our program, Ball Kids must follow the policies below:

  • Please consider these policies carefully before applying to the program.
  • Perfect attendance to all assigned games, which fall between May and October (game schedule available online)
  • No autographs, idle chit chat or horsing around while working
  • This is a job and must be approached with a commitment to serve others in an unselfish and professional manner
  • Arrive to work 2.5 hours before the game (usually 5 pm) and stay up to an hour after the game (9:30-10:30 p.m.).

Benefits

In addition to playing a special role in creating an atmosphere for all other franchises to model, Ball Kids will enjoy:

  • Complimentary Wings apparel to wear on game nights
  • Two (2) complimentary tickets for family to attend the games assigned
  • The closest seat possible to exciting WNBA games all summer long!