Travel Basketball InformationUpdated Monday September 10, 2018 by WRA Editor.
The foundation of any successful program is the strong support of the parents and their willingness to volunteer. Volunteering very gratifying and critical to the success of our league. We currently are seeking volunteers for the following positions: Uniform Coordinator, Equipment Coordinator, Communications Coordinator. If interested contact Travel Basketball Chair, Andrew Wirsul at email@example.com
Boys: 3rd grade thru 8th grade
Girls: 4th grade thru 8th grade
All teams will be playing the ICBA: Inter-County Basketball League. Travel Teams will be following the ICBA rules & regulations
ICBA has a Age Determining Date/Grade Exception Rule. August 1st,shall be the determining date for the age of the basketball players. Eligibility to participate is based first on the age determining date. The grade of the athlete is not a consideration if the athlete meets the age determining date. An athlete who does not meet the age determining date may qualify under the grade exception rule. In the 8U/3rd Grade through the 13U/8th Grade division, each team is allowed a maximum of three grade exception athletes.
ICBA permits teams to carry 2 nonresident players. WRA Travel Basketball will consider non-resident players when filling roster spots based on ICBA rules on player movement.
See ICBA website “Rules” section for further details. http://www.icbabasketball.com/
Teams will typically practice two times a week from early-mid November through the end of the year. Teams will play a 12-14 game schedule, 1-2 games per week from the middle of December through the middle of February. ICBA playoffs will be in late February /Early March. Please consider this commitment before trying out for a team.
Teams may participate in additional tournaments based on discretion of parents and coaches
Andrew Wirsul, Travel Basketball Commissioner