Basketball NSW is once again hosting the D League, a three-week tournament aimed at showcasing and assisting in developing the best talent from the Spalding Waratah Junior League’s in 2018.
The tournament is open to any athlete & coach who is currently competing in any of Basketball NSW Spalding Waratah Junior Leagues. Expressions of interest close 12th August, 2018.
Athletes Expression of Interest (CLICK HERE)
Coaches Expression of Interest (CLICK HERE)
Once EOI’s have closed, the Basketball NSW High Performance Department in consultation with Coaching Directors (Association Level) and High Performance Program Network Coaches will assist in the selection of coaches and 40 athletes in each age group/gender to compete in the annual tournament.
The aim of the D-League is to identify talented players and coaches, who are competing and coaching within the NSW Spalding Waratah Junior League’s, and assist in their development by playing and coaching against each-other in a three week tournament.
The competition has the following divisions:
- U14 Boys & Girls
- U16 Boys & Girls
- U18 Boys & Girls
Players and coaches will be placed into 4 teams (per age group and gender) and play in a round-robin tournament over 3 weekends.
The three-week tournament is played at a central venue, commencing at approximately 9:00am and finishing at about 5:00pm where each team will play two games a day.
Sunday 14th October @ Penrith
Sunday 21st October @ Hills
Sunday 28th October @ Hills
Fixtures will be available HERE