Primary 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.ll information for each league has been provided for you below and also a reminder to the way the Primary School Leagues are now Refereed.
These Leagues are played on Wednesdays between 4pm and 6pm and a 30 minutes long. Grades consist of Beginner, Social, Intermediate and Competitive with a cap of 8 teams per grade.
Cost per team for this age group is $300. Year 3 and 4 Leagues will commence 25th October and will finish up on the 20th December 2017. NO GAMES 29th November.
Leagues are played on Mondays between 4pm and 6pm and are 30minutes long. Grades consist of Beginner, Social, Intermediate and Competitive with a cap of 8 teams per grade.
Cost per team for this age group is $300. Leagues commence 30th October and will finish up on the 18th December 2017.
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.
Miniball Year 3 and 4 - Players must be Year 3 or 4 students in 2017
Miniball Year 5 and 6 - Players must be Year 5 or 6 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.
MINIBALL - Game Format
Start game with a jump ball and at halftime. Running Clock. 2 x 12 minute halves. Games played on full court. 1 minute break at halftime and teams are to switch ends. No timeouts. Rolling Subs (sub at anytime - game will not stop). Compulsory Man to Man (except inside the key). Defensive team must retreat back to halfway. Coloured bibs will be supplied by WB. Fouls: There will be foul-shots instead 1-point will be awarded to the opposing team. Personal Fouls: No fouls are recorded. Basketball hoop will be lowered to miniball height: 8 Feet for Years 3 and 4, 9 Feet for Years 5 and 6.
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