2019 Winter Competitions - Juniors
Updated: Feb 25
Maitland Basketball Association is excited to announce our 2019 Winter Competitions for Juniors and Youth players. Grassroots development programs have had 3 consecutive years of growth and in Term 1 2019, we had a record 82 enrolments in our term 1 Aussie Hoops. Our goal is to provide young players of every age, skill and experience the opportunity to play games, develop their skills and enjoy a safe and supportive environment. To see a full overview of our 2019 Junior Competitions, click here
So that more people have a chance to play and enjoy basketball, we have introduced the following to our junior programs:
Aussie Hoops – A brand new ALL GIRLS Aussie Hoops on Wednesday afternoon – 4.15-5.00pm, coached by players from our Championship Women’s program.
Open Primary – Continuing on a Friday evening, this competition will now feature half time skills sessions every week for all players.
Open Youth Women (OYW) – Played on a Wednesday evening, in conjunction with the Mustangs Stable for girls, OYW will feature 3 divisions catering to all girls from Year 5, up to 21 years of age (DOB 1998 or later).
Open Youth Men (OYM) – Our Open High Boys age groups have been extended to include any male players up to the age of 21 (DOB 1998 or later).
Game Fees – In 2019, game fees for all players in all junior competitions (Open Primary and above) is $150 per player for the season. There is no team nomination fee. You can use your Active Kids Rebate Voucher to pay for competition game fees. Ask at the stadium for more details.
Mustangs Stable Skill Development Program – All competition age groups will also have a skill development program. These will be run on the following evenings:
Open Primary – Friday 4.30, 5.30, 6.30pm
Open Youth Women – Wednesday 5.30, 6.30pm
High School Boys – Thursday 4.30pm
See our Development pages for full Mustangs Stable Program details.
JUNIOR COMPETITIONS TEAM NOMINATION
Existing or new teams can nominate in any junior competition of their choice.
If there are players from your existing team that need assistance finding a new team, please see the information below.
TEAMS LOOKING FOR PLAYERS
Team contacts, if you would like to renominate your existing team, but need extra players, please complete your team nomination PLUS submit a request on the following form. Please call Maitland Basketball on 49343503 if you would like advice or assistance.
INDIVIDUAL PLAYER NOMINATIONS
If you are a new player, or someone moving up to a higher age division who needs help finding a team, please complete the online form.