2018 Junior & Senior College Leagues
Term 2 2018 College League Information
(This league only runs during school terms 2 and 3)
Our basketball leagues will be back in Term 2 2018! We have listened to teams feedback and taken it on board. Dates for the leagues have been extended. Each term is now 12 weeks long (excluding Junior and Senior College which play for 14 weeks).
All leagues will run as long as there are enough teams to fill the grades.
Registrations are open now and will close Friday 20th April at 5pm. Please note if grades fill beforehand those registrations will be closed early.
We have bought the Grading Games back! When registering, please register where you believe your team should be playing. After the 3 weeks of grading we will make the changes that are necessary.
College Basketball Grades
- Junior (Year 9 + 10)
- Senior (Year 11 to 13)
- *College grades can have a maximum of 18 teams in each. After grading DIV 1 will have maximum of 8 teams and DIV 2 will have 10 teams.
Once you have registered all the teams you need to, you will be sent your invoice. It is up to you to pass this onto the accounts team at your school/club to be paid.
ALL Invoices are to be paid by Sunday 20th May 2018.
Once game times are set they will not be changed - Non-negotiable.
Start Date: 10/5/18End Date: 6/9/18
Cost per 12 Weeks: $962.50 per team
First Round: 4:00pm
Last Round: 7:20pm
Game Length: 40 Minutes
Grades: Junior - DIV 1 & 2
Senior - DIV 1 & 2
Exclusion Dates: NO Games in July
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 WB office 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.
Junior College Year 9 and 10 students in 2018.
Senior College Year 11 to 13 students in 2018.
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 Format
Start game with a jump ball. Running Clock. 4 x 9 minute quarters. Games played on full court. Clock will stop in the last 2 minutes of the second half. 1 minute break at quarter time and halftime and teams are to switch ends. Restart with possession arrow. Two timeouts per half - Clock will not stop running unless in the last 2 minutes. Subs to report to scorebench. Compulsory Man to Man. 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. Schools to provide SCOREBENCH and each player to be wearing a Numbered Singlet (ideally front and back).
WB to Provide
Wellington Basketball will provide courts, 1 Referee for each game and a Size 7 Ball per court. Teams to provide scorebench personal. Wellington Basketball will provide a safe, fun and learning environment for all players, coaches, spectators and referees.
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 9th May 2018.
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.
ALL OTHER LEAGUES: Your coach will be able to enter their email address at the beginning of each game and will be sent the game tape.
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)