Best Basketball Shoes for Girls

While there are many girls’ basketball shoes on the market, finding the perfect one can be a challenge. Kids need a durable shoe that won’t give out, but with constantly growing feet, it’s also important that a basketball shoe doesn’t break the bank. Ideally, you’ll want a style your little lady can wear outside the court, too. Kids want their shoes to be supportive and stylish to polish any ensemble with a touch of personality. Below, we’ve compiled some of our favorite girls’ basketball shoes that are perfect for game day and beyond.


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1. Adidas Originals Kids' Pro Spark 2018

The Adidas high-top sneaker is a sleek unisex shoe complete with a supportive yet breathable mesh upper.

Pros: The shoe has a cushioned midsole and padded heel designed to pound the pavement. The grippy sole also provides nonslip grip for gym floors.

Cons: The laces may be too long for some.

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2. Under Armour Jet 2019

Fashion-forward and practical, Under Armour’s Jet 2019 has a ventilated mesh mid-foot panel that extends to the toe and EVA cushioning underfoot for maximum comfort. The style comes in four colorways, but we especially love it done with a pink camouflage printed outsole.

Pros: It also provide great traction on the court.

Cons: They run small.

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3. Puma Kids Rebound Sneaker

The colorblock sneakers feature a high-top silhouette with a Velcro ankle strap for extra support and easy adjustments.

Pros: They’re made with leather and come in four colorways. You can buy them in sizes for toddlers to big kids.

Cons: With the rate that kids go through shoes, you may need to invest in these shoes multiple times over the years.


4. Adidas Kids' Hoops Basketball Shoes

These high-top sneakers feature a textile upper with metallic three-stripe detailing. They’re available in five fun colorways, including violet.

Pros: The grippy rubber cupsole allows tots to perform on the court without easily losing your balance.

Cons: These shoes require parental attention if your child does not yet know how to properly tie shoelaces.


5. Under Armour Pre School 2019 Basketball Shoe

These toddler-friendly shoes feature a mesh and synthetic textile upper construction with a lace-up front detailing and a rubber sole. They have a molded heel with specially crafted perforations and a protective TPU film toe cap.

Pros: These sneakers feature perforations for breathability. The sole provides an anti-slip grip for maximum traction and a secure fit. These also come in little-kid sizes.

Cons: Big-kid sizes have to be purchased separately.


6. Puma Sky II Hi Color Blocked Sneaker

Made for toddlers, this high-top sneaker features a synthetic textile upper with mesh detailing throughout. The shoe also has contrasting laces and Velcro detailing along the front.

Pros: The tall shaft and Velcro strap secure your toddler’s foot for steady strides.

Cons: These shoes can run on the smaller side.


7. Jmfchi Kids' Basketball Shoe

This accesible style features a PU upper, cushioned insole and rubber outsole for steady traction.

Pros: They’re available in sizes for both little and big kids, with eight colorway options to choose from, which include bold lettering.

Cons: These shoes tend to run on the smaller side, so you might want to order up one size.

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