West Chester Basketball Fall League 2017

  • #WCBL17

Overview

wcbllogoWith a focus on the player and parent experience, the West Chester Basketball League was started in 2015 as an opportunity for youth, middle school and high school teams (Boys & Girls) to keep a ball in their hands and play at The Westtown School.

Beginning September 10th and expanding upon our largest Summer League to date, WCBBL  returns with our Fall League! THe Westtown School’s beautiful indoor athletic facility which features five immaculate indoor basketball courts will host games on Sundays beginning at 4:00PM, 5:00PM, 6:00PM and 7:00PM.

Registration is open to both teams and individuals, which we’ll assign to house teams.

LEAGUE DIRECTOR

Jeff Long
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Important Information

Dates
  • Sept. 10 – Nov. 5, 2017
  • Sunday Afternoons
  • Game Times: 4:00PM, 5:00PM, 6:00PM & 7:00PM
Location
  • The Westtown School | 975 Westtown Road, West Chester, PA 19382
Pricing
  • Team Registration Fee: $1,000.00
  • Individual Registration Fee: $100.00
    • Team Registrations are prioritized in terms of capacity by division.
    • Free Agents will be assigned to teams to supplement and fill team rosters and divisions.
    • Free Agents will be required to try-out prior to the start of the league (tentatively 8/27) and will be assigned to teams or refunded in full. Cuts can happen based on divisional capacity limits. Your spot isn’t guaranteed until you are paid in full and assigned to a team.
Timeline
  • Deposit Due ($450): At Registration
  • Player Waivers Complete: September 1, 2017
  • Balances Due: September 1, 2017
  • Registration Ends Friday September 1, 2017 at 12:00PM
Divisions
  • *12 Player max per roster; Divisions are first come, first serve.
  • Grades are the level they will be GOING INTO THIS FALL.
DIVISIONS
Boys:Girls:
High School JV7/8th Grade
High School 9th Grade5/6th Grade
7/8th Grade A
7/8th Grade B
5/6th Grade A
5/6th Grade B

*Divisions are subject to change due to team registration numbers.

Elite Experience

League Benefits
  • Team Shirts
  • Two (2) CYO or PIAA Experienced Officials per game
  • Ability to Accommodate teams traveling further distances for start times
  • 10′ Baskets; All Divisions
  • Kids are allowed to play up
  • “A” Divisions will feature more competitive teams than the “B” Divisions
  • Individual Registrants are placed on a house team – if you’re interested in coaching a house team, please call (484) 356-1029.
Freddy’s Frozen Custard & Steakburgers

The West Chester Fall Basketball League is pleased to partner with Freddy’s Frozen Custard & Steakburgers! Freddy’s has generously sponsored our league t-shirts which means if you visit Freddy’s in your league shirt, you’ll receive a 15% discount at the register! Additionally Freddy’s is providing one free meal card to each player in the league – Thank you Freddy’s!

Now OPEN!
1302 Wilmington Pike
West Chester, PA 19382
(484) 315-8606

Rules/Format

Event Format
  • 9 Week Season
  • 9 Games Guaranteed
  • Two twenty minute running halves
  • 10′ Baskets; All Divisions
Rules
  • Download: League Rules
  • PLEASE NOTE: As per CYO rules, fall teams CANNOT have more than four (4) players from the same parish on the same team.

Player Waiver

Directions for Coaches to Invite Players to Complete the Waiver/Join their Roster – PDF Download
  1. Login to your account: Login Button
  2. From your dashboard, click “invite players” under the team you are managing.
  3. Copy & Paste from Excel or manually enter the email addresses of your players’ parents in the ‘To:’ box. It’s easiest to copy and paste your team’s email list into this box.
  4. Edit the emails subject line or add a custom message to your parents.
  5. Click the ‘Invite’ button to send.
  6. You can track the emails you’ve sent in the ‘Pending Invites’ tab as well as see who has completed their waiver by viewing your roster.
  7. Click Here for these directions with screenshots.
Directions for Parents to Complete the Waiver without an invite from their Coach – PDF Download
  1. Before moving forward with this, you must know the DIVISION in which your child’s team is registered.
  2. Click the red ‘Registration’ button on the left menu (as though you are registering a team).
  3. Find the division of your child’s team and click the red ‘Register’ button.
  4. Select your roll by choosing the ‘Child/Player’ button (assuming you are a parent or guardian of an athlete under the age of 18). We are collecting parent & child information.
  5. Make an account for yourself, filling out the PARENT/GUARDIAN info.
  6. Click ‘Create my account and go to next step’ button.
  7. Make a new player & fill out PLAYER info
    • Select ‘My player (Under 18)
    • Then choose an existing player or click the ‘Add a new player’ button
  8. Click the red ‘Register’ button for your child and select ‘Team Player’
  9. Find and select your team in the drop down list
  10. Answer appropriate Registration Questions. You can come back and edit the Jersey number later if you do not know it.
  11. Accept/Agree to the Waiver.
  12. Add another child or click Continue.
  13. Finish & check out your team page.
  14. Click Here for these directions with screenshots.

Schedule

League Schedule will be posted the week prior to the first games.