Intermediate School League
Term 4 2017 School League Information
We will indeed be running our school leagues again in Term 4. All leagues will run as long as there are enough teams to fill the grades.
Registrations are open now and will close Monday 16th October at 5pm. Please note if grades fill beforehand those registrations will be closed early.
Grades: Lowest through to highest, Beginner, Social Div 2 (only in some leagues), Social Div 1, Intermediate and Competitive. Please register your teams wisely and if they have done well in the term before, please look to move them up a grade e.g if they came 3rd or higher in their grade please move up at least one grade.
Upon registration an invoice will be sent through to you. This will include the team entry fee and your referee fee for the term. Referee Fee for Primary Schools is $40 per team for the term. Fee for Intermediate Schools is $60 per team for the term (only applies to Tuesday Leagues).
If you have any questions for myself regarding the leagues please do not hesitate to get in contact with me, either by email (email@example.com) or phone 04 387 3005.
These leagues are played on Tuesdays between 4pm and 6pm and are 40minutes long. Grades consist of Beginner, Social Div 1, Social Div 2 and Intermediate (Competitive teams play in IPL) with a cap of 8 teams per grade. Cost per team for this age group is $375. Leagues commence 24th October and will finish up on the 19th December 2017.
NO GAMES 28th NOVEMBER.
The IPL is played on Fridays between 4pm and 6pm. We have split the rounds into Division 1 which will play at 5pm each week and Division 2 which will play at 4pm each week with a cap of 8 teams per grade. Cost per team for this age group is $500. League commences 27th October and will finish up on the 21st December 2017. WB supply Ref's. NO GAMES 10th NOVEMBER.
No Mouthguard = No Play
Wellington Basketball bought this policy in last year. Please make sure all players in your team are wearing a mouthguard while they play in out leagues.
Non marking shoes/soles are to be worn by all players, bare feet is not acceptable.
No food, drinks, chewing gum is permitted on the court.
Team Coach to contact Laura by 9am day of play if team must default.
Players must not wear jewellery, watches, hats, jeans or clothes deemed not appropriate to wear in a game.
Basketball Year 7 and 8 - Players must be Year 7 or 8 students in 2017.
Zero tolerance of unsportsmanlike behaviour of physical or verbal abuse to an official/player or spectator.
Deliberate fouling or provoking of an opponent by a player will not be tolerated instead WB will coach the player(s) involved in good sportsmanship behaviour.
BASKETBALL - Game Rundown
Start game with a jump ball. Running Clock. 4 x 8 minute quarters (IPL) 2 x 15 minute halves (Tuesday league). Games played on full court. Clock will stop in the last 2 minutes of the second half. 1 minute break at halftime and teams are to switch ends. Restart with possession arrow. One timeout per half. Subs to report to scorebench. Compulsory Man to Man. Team Fouls: 7 per half. Personal Fouls: Five personal fouls is the absolute limit. Basketball hoop will be set at a standard height of 3.2 metres (10 Feet). FIBA rulings apply to all grades in the Intermediate League. IPL teams to have numbered singlets - Front and Back.
IMPORTANT: For those teams entering the Intermediate Premier League this announcement is for you!
ALL Players must be registered in Sports TG (where you register the team) by 16th October 2017.
Why? IPL teams will be given full use of the GloryLeagues app, this includes videos of each game and a scoring system done on an Ipad which will track players stats. Players will be able to watch their game tapes, create highlight reels and share them with family and friends. GL is also a great tool for coaches to look at workons.
For Online Banking - Payments can be made into the following account:
Account Name: Wellington Basketball
Account Number: 38-9014-0643999-00 (Kiwibank)
Reference: INV-Number (this will be emailed to you upon registration)
Cheques made out to: Wellington Basketball, post to 72 Kemp Street, ASB Sports Centre, Kilbirnie 6022