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WINTER 2019 TEAM ENTRIES

Team entries for the Winter 2019 season are available online from Monday, 18 March 2019 (7am online / 9am front desk) & close Sunday 31 March 2019. Late entry enquiries please phone the Competition Department on 9894-8944 (ext 2). 

* Please be careful when submitting age restricted competition, as the age groups are based on age in 2019.

Click here to enter your team online. (Available 18/03/2019-31/03/2019)

- Click here to download a copy of the team entry form. 

For further information please phone Kylie Garnon or Jordan Nast on 02 9894-8944 (ext 2).


* Team Entry rules:

- Team Entry Forms will not be accepted unless completed in full & accompanied by Team Entry Fee.

- Team entries will only be accepted if signed by a person (over 18 years) willing to act as Team Manager.

- While a ‘First in first served’ rule applies for Team Entries, preference will be given to a) teams returning to Hills Basketball Association competitions and b) teams who have a history of adhering to the codes of conduct. 

- 'First in first served' rule applies for - Team Name (one of each per division)

- While each player MUST be individually registered, this is not required at the time of team entry. Players need to be registered prior to their first game. * Best practice to register onliine (to receive discount) 24hrs prior to first game. Please do not register too early as your fee is annual and will lapse at the same time each year.

SOLD OUT COMPETITIONS

* If a competitions shows SOLD OUT we have exceeded our limit on the number of teams for that competition (includes all grades). Additional spaces may become available depending on other team entries or court availability. If you are interested in playing in a SOLD OUT competition please select competition - EXPRESSION OF INTEREST. If we are unable to place your 'Expression of Interest' entry in the Winter 2019 season, the team entry fee will be refunded in full.


INDIVIDUAL ENTRIES

Please click here to view information on joining our Winter 2019 competition as an individual. 


COMPETITIONS OFFERED

U9 Girls

Born 2011 or later

Saturday

U9 Boys

Born 2011 or later

Saturday

U10 Girls

Born 2010 or later

Saturday

U10 Boys

Born 2010 or later

Saturday

U11 Girls

Born 2009 or later

Saturday

U11 Boys

Born 2009 or later

Saturday

U12 Girls

Born 2008 or later

Saturday

U12 Boys

Born 2008 or later

Saturday

U13 Girls

Born 2007 or later

Tuesday

U13 Boys

Born 2007 or later

Monday

U14 Girls

Born 2006 or later

Tuesday

U14 Boys

Born 2006 or later

Tuesday

U15 Girls

Born 2005 or later

Thursday

U15 Boys

Born 2005 or later

Monday

U16 Girls

Born 2004 or later

Thursday

U16 Boys

Born 2004 or later

Wednesday

U17 Girls 

Born 2003 or later

Friday

U17 Boys

Born 2003 or later

Friday

U18 Girls

Born 2002 or later

Friday

U18 Boys

Born 2002 or later

Friday

U22 Women

Born 1998-2003

Thursday

U22 Men

Born 1998-2003

Wednesday

Premier Women 

Born 2003 or earlier

Tuesday (Min 3 Rep players)

Premier Men

Born 2003 or earlier

Monday (Min 3 Rep players)

Senior Women

Born 2003 or earlier

Tuesday

Senior Men

Born 2003 or earlier

Monday / Thursday

Masters Men

Born 1979 or earlier

Wednesday

Senior Unisex

Born 2003 or earlier

Sunday


COMPETITION RULES & REGULATIONS

Click here to view Competition By-Laws, Codes of Conduct, Zero Tolerance Policy and Risk Policy

Hills Basketball expects all participants to adhere to the spirit of the rules, with fun and healthy recreation as the primary goals rather than winning at all costs.


FEE SCHEDULE

Click here to view the Fee Schedule (including court fee invoice procedure)

- Invoice #1 distributed from Monday, 29 April 2019. Due 19 May 2019.

- Invoice #2 distributed from Monday, 24 June 2019. Due 14 July 2019.


WINTER 2019 COMPETITION SCHEDULE

- Competition commences the week of Monday, 29 April 2019 & concludes Saturday, 28 Sept 2019.

- Week 1 Invoice #1 for Court Fees distributed

- Week 3 Invoice #1 closes online

- Week 4 Invoice #1 closed. Teams not permitted to play if full payment not received.

- Week 4 Uniform by-laws enforced

- Week 5 Team rosters finalised

- Week 5 - 9 Competitions reviewed 

- Week 9 Invoice #2 for Court Fees distributed

- Week 11 Invoice #2 closes online.

- Week 12  Invoice #2 closed. Teams not permitted to play if full payment not received.

- Semi Final / Placing Week - 15 Sept to 21 Sept

- Grand Final Week - 22 Sept to 28 Sept

COMPETITION HOLIDAYS/BREAKS

- Junior holiday break - Monday 8 July to Saturday 20 July 2019 (inclusive).

- Senior holiday break - N/A

- Public Holidays - no competition played (all grades) on Queen's Birthday (June) Long Weekend (Sat 8 June, Sun 9 June, Mon 10 June)


COMPETITION REDRAWS/REVIEW

- Competitions are reviewed after the first round (i.e. played every team once). Redraws may be issued in certain circumstances. 


GENERAL COMPETITION INFORMATION:

Complaints Procedure

Should your team encounter a problem with the opposition, a referee or a spectator, please approach the Court Supervisor or Referee Supervisor immediately. This approach should be made in a polite manner by the team manager or coach.

Should you feel that your complaint is not dealt with satisfactorily by Supervisors, please refer the matter to the Competition Manager, Kylie Garnon.

Team Benches

To facilitate best practice game management, team benches are only to be occupied by team members, coach and manager. All spectators are required to be seated on the opposite side of the court or in the grandstands.

Junior Team Supervision

Each junior team is required to have an adult manager and this person should be present for all games. Where the manager is unable to attend a game the team must have another adult in attendance who is willing to take responsibility for the team. Games cannot commence without adult supervision for each team.

Team Roster

The scoresheet lists the names of registered players we have taken from your entry form. Teams wishing to add or delete players from their roster must do so on the "Change of Roster" form. 

This form can only be submitted by the Team Manager

Click here to submit your addition/deletion ONLINE!

Players can not be added to the roster after week 5. Requests to waive this rule will be considered on a case by case basis. 

Registration

Please note that all players are responsible for their own registration status. Registration is completed annually. 

Click here to renew or complete individual registration. 

Uniforms

All players must be in correct uniform by the fourth week of competition. Players not in correct uniform by the fourth week of competition will not be permitted to take the court. Hire uniforms are available from the Court Supervisor in the event of a clash of colours. Hire uniform are not available on an ongoing basis as an alternative to teams providing their own uniforms. 

For further information regarding uniform please read our Competition By-Laws.

Technical and Unsportsmanlike Fouls

Any player assessed with a technical or unsportsmanlike foul during a game will be required to leave the court for a period of no less than 5 minutes. If substitutes are available, this player may be replaced. Should the same player be assessed with a 2nd technical or unsportsmanlike foul, s/he will be ejected from the game and the stadium.

Team Contacts

To avoid confusion for both the association and customers, teams are requested to direct all enquiries/requests through their team manager.



For further information please phone the stadium on 02 9894-8944 (ext 2)

 

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