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.
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.
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.
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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