Participation in the Basketball league for youth is a great opportunity to combine the education of competitive spirit in a child with sports and finding new friends for future adventures.

Basketball Player’s Eligibility

Basketball league for youth currently accepts children ages 8-12.

7 and 13-year-old athletes may be accepted if their birth dates are within 4 months of our Youth Basketball League registration deadline.

Rules and Regulations  Basketball League For Youth

Basketball league for 8 year-olds like other basketball leagues has fully adopted the Rules and Standards of USA Basketball. These Rules and Standards will be loosely enforced throughout the regular season; they will be more closely followed during the tournaments. USA Basketball is the national governing body for men’s and women’s basketball in the United States, recognized by the International Basketball Federation (FIBA) and the United States Olympic & Paralympic Committee. USA Basketball is responsible for the selection, training, and fielding of USA teams that compete in FIBA sponsored international basketball competitions, as well as for some national competitions, and for the development of youth basketball initiatives that address player development, coach education and licensing, and safety.

TeamUP has fully adopted the Rules and Standards of USA Basketball. These Rules and Standards will be loosely enforced throughout the regular season; they will be more closely followed during the tournaments.

USA Basketball is the national governing body for men’s and women’s basketball in the United States, recognized by the International Basketball Federation (FIBA) and the United States Olympic & Paralympic Committee. USA Basketball is responsible for the selection, training and fielding of USA teams that compete in FIBA sponsored international basketball competitions, as well as for some national competitions, and for the development of youth basketball initiatives that address player development, coach education and licensing, and safety.

Please find our adopted Rules and Regulations at the following website:

https://www.usab.com/youth/development/youth-guidelines-rules-and-standards.aspx