Youth Basketball


    

SEASON INFORMATION

FALL

  • League Dates: September 6 – November 8
  • Registration Dates: Open now thru August 30
  • Game Days: Mondays & Tuesdays
  • Ages: 7 – 17 // Age cutoff is October 18. No exceptions.
  • $90/Participant // $150/Free Agent (Jersey, Practice Time, Coaching Stipend)

LEAGUE INFORMATION

  • Must provide a birth certificate or government-issued ID to verify age prior to first game. 
  • At this time we cannot guarantee practice time
  • Looking for a team? Register to play under one of our free agent teams HERE. Free agents will either be placed on a team or create their own team if there are seven players registered in that age group. 
  • 7 regular season games + single-elimination playoffs
  • Must have at least 5 players paid in order to be added to the schedule.
  • Minimum roster is 7 players, no maximum
  • Players are not allowed to play until payment is received
  • 1st tie-breaker is head to head matchup. 2nd tie-breaker is points allowed
  • Schedules will be posted online. Please do not print the schedule as it is subject to change.
  • REFUND POLICY: The Virginia Beach Sports Center does not issue cash refunds. We do not consider refunds unless the Virginia Beach Sports Center must cancel an event or program that is not rescheduled.
  • ALL TEAMS WILL NEED TO PROVIDE THEIR OWN JERSEYS. 
  • Please Note: Coaches are required for all youth sports, including High School, to ensure player discipline & sportsmanship. These individuals do not need to make coaching decisions but must attend games. The VBSC does not assign coaches to teams.

DIVISION INFORMATION

Starter: This division is targeted at players/teams that typically play in recreational leagues. Age cutoff is October 18. No exceptions.

Divisions:

  • Coed Ages: 7-8 Beginner
  • Coed Ages 9-10 Beginner
  • Coed Ages 11-12 Beginner
  • Coed Ages 13-14 Beginner
  • Coed Ages 15-17 Beginner

Premier: This division is targeted at teams/players that have experience playing in competitive leagues and/or AAU tournaments. We will have separate girl’s and boy’s divisions. Age cutoff is October 18. No exceptions.

Divisions:

  • Coed Ages: 7-8 Competitive 
  • Coed Ages 9-10 Competitive
  • Coed Ages 11-12 Competitive
  • Coed Ages 13-14 Competitive
  • Coed Ages 15-17 Competitive

LEAGUE POLICIES

  • All participants must pay their ADMINISTRATIVE FEES before they can play in any Virginia Beach Sports Center program.
  • Any inappropriate language directed toward anyone in the facility is not tolerated and will result in a suspension from the facility.
  • Intimidation or threatening behavior can result in a suspension from the facility.
  • No jewelry can be worn during league play unless covered with a padded material.
  • No clothing with pockets is permitted.
  • No food or drink (unless bottled/covered) is allowed on the court or track at any time.
  • Any ejection (albeit from a staff member or a referee) from the facility will result in a MINIMUM one (1) week suspension from the facility and an automatic one (1) game suspension. Multiple ejection consequences will be administered, as needed, by VBSC staff.
  • Involvement in a fight will result in a MINIMUM one (1) year suspension from the facility. Involvement in a second (2) fight will result in a lifetime ban from the facility.
  • At no time shall a spectator enter the field or speak with officials, coaches, or players. Any spectator that enters the field to confront an official or another player will result in a suspension from the facility.

CONTACT INFORMATION

Terrell Allen • Director of Basketball • tallen@vbsportscenter.com

Shane Baronner • sbaronner@vbsportscenter.com


Feast Jam Game Rules
  • 20-minute halves (Running Clock)
  • Clock will stop under 1 minute
  • One full and one 30-second timeout per half (No carry over)
  • All games will be played with a 35-second shot clock. The shot clock will reset to 35-seconds on all offensive rebounds.
  • Each player gets 6 fouls before fouling out
  • 5-minute warm-ups
  • 3-minute half-time
  • Overtime will be 1 minute
  • Double overtime will be sudden death
  • Teams will be responsible for bringing their own balls for warmups
  • 7 team fouls = 1&1 // 10 team fouls = 2 free throws