SENIOR DOMESTIC BASKETBALL

Senior domestic basketball for both men and women is played on a Sunday evening and is open to any player 15 years of age or older.

The women's competition is held first, generally at 5:00pm, and the men's competition follows.

The senior domestic program runs two seasons, the Summer season runs during Terms 4 and 1, and the Winter season during Terms 2 and 3.

For more information, please email: wallanbasketball@gmail.com

WALLAN BASKETBALL SENIOR DOMESTIC RULES

All Basketball Victoria rules apply unless amended below:

  • ALL PLAYERS MUST BE REGISTERED ONLINE AND FEES PAID TO TAKE THE COURT. FILL INS MUST HAVE INSURANCE TO TAKE THE COURT A LINK WILL BE PROVIDED TO THE FILL IN TO DO SO ONLINE PRIOR TO PLAYING (WE DO NOT TAKE CASH AS IT IS WITH BVC NOT WALLAN)

  • AGGRESSIVE BEHAVIOUR TOWARDS A OFFICAL OR PLAYER WILL NOT BE TOLERATED

  • EACH GAME TEAMS NEED TO PROVIDE A COMPETENT SCORER AT EVERY GAME OTHERWISE 5 POINTS WILL BE GIVEN TO OTHER TEAM (MUST BE OVER 12 YEARS OF AGE)

  • TEAM SHEET NEEDS TO BE PAID EVERY WEEK $60 (PLEASE NOTE GAME WILL NOT COMMENCE AND LATE POINTS

  • AWARDED IF FULL GAME MONEY IS NOT PAID BEFORE GAME AND WE DO NOT KEEP A KITTY FOR ANY TEAMS)

  • TO PLAY FINALS EACH PLAYER MUST PLAY UP TO 7 GAMES

  • A FILL IN BECOMES A PLAYER AFTER HE/SHE HAS PLAYED MORE THEN 2 GAMES

  • GAME CLOCK WILL COMMENCE AT SCHEDULED TIME UNLESS GAME BEFORE IS RUNNING LATE

  • LATE POINTS WILL BE GIVEN 1 POINT PER MINUTE

  • FORFEITS NEED TO GIVE AT LEAST 24 HOURS NOTICE PRIOR OTHERWISE A FINE WILL BE GIVEN AND WILL NEED TO BE MADE BEFORE NEXT SCHEDULED GAME

    • NO NOTICE $120

    • UNDER 24 HOURS (SAME DAY) $60

TECHNICAL AND UNSPORTSMANLIKE FOULS

  • SIN BIN RULE WILL APPLY FOR ALL TECHNICAL FOULS AND AGGRESSIVE UNSPORTSMANLIKE FOULS

  • SIN BIN RULE IS 5 MINUTES OF PLAYING TIME ON THE BENCH (CAN NOT COACH OR TALK TO TEAMMATES ON COURT)

  • IF YOU RECEIVE 2 TECHNICAL OR 2 UNSPORTSMANLIKE FOUL OR ONE OF EACH YOU WILL BE ASKED TO LEAVE THE STADIUM. WHEN ASKED TO LEAVE THIS MUST BE DONE IN A TIMELY MATTER OTHERWISE ANOTHER TECHNICAL FOUL WILL BE GIVEN TO THE BENCH AND THEN GAME WILL BE CALLED OFF

  • IF A GAME IS CALLED OFF DUE TO UNSPORTSMANLIKE BEHAVIOUR A FINE OR SUSPENSION WILL OCCUR

PLAYERS CODE OF CONDUCT

  • UNDERSTAND AND PLAY BY THE RULES

  • RESPECT REFEREES AND OTHER OFFICIALS

  • CONTROL YOUR TEMPER

  • BE A GOOD SPORT

  • TREAT OTHER PLAYERS JUST AS YOU WOULD LIKE TO BE TREATED

  • PLAY FOR THE ENJOYMENT

  • RESPECT THE RIGHTS, DIGNITY AND WORTH OF EVERY PERSON

  • BE PREPARED TO LOSE SOMETIMES

  • RESPECT THE USE OF FACILITIES AND EQUIPMENT PROVIDED

 

TIMING RULES (REGULAR SEASON)

  • EACH GAME WILL BE 2 X 20 MIN HALFS (50 MINS SCHEDULE)

  • EACH TEAM WILL GET 2 TIMEOUTS PER HALF

  • CLOCK STOPS ONLY IN THE LAST TWO MINUTES OF THE GAME FOR TIME OUTS ONLY

  • NO TIMEOUTS ALLOWED IN LAST MINUTE OF FIRST HALF

TIMING RULES (FINALS)

  • EACH GAME WILL BE 2 X 20 MIN HALFS (1 HOUR SCHEDULE)

  • EACH TEAM WILL GET 2 TIMEOUTS PER HALF

  • CLOCK WILL STOP LAST MINUTE OFF 1 ST HALF AND LAST 2 MINUTES OF 2ND HALF ON EVERY WHISTLE

  • CLOCK WILL STOP FOR ALL TIMEOUTS

TO TAKE THE COURT PLAYERS MUST

  • TEAMS MUST BE WEARING CORRECT UNIFORM (SAME COLOUR SINGLETS)

  • BV RULES APPLY TO ALL SINGLET NUMBERING

  • NO CLUB UNIFORM IS ALLOWED

  • NO POCKETS IN SHORTS

  • NO RUNNING SHORTS (SPLIT ON SIDE OFF SHORTS)

  • SHORTS MUST BE VISIBLE UNDER THE PLAYING SINGLET AT ALL TIMES

  • ALL LENGTHS OF SKINS ARE ALLOWED AS LONG AS SHORTS ARE WORN ON TOP

  • NO LOOSE FITTING SHORT OR LONG SLEEVE T-SHIRTS ARE ALLOWED

  • NAILS MUST BE CUT BELOW FINGER TIP

  • NO JEWELLERY ALLOWED (SOME PIERCINGS WILL BE OK ENQUIRE AT DESK IF NEEDED)

REGISTRATION

Below is a link to register for the 2021/2022 Summer season, beginning with Round 1 on Sunday 10 October 2021.

Once you have established your team members, register yourself and provide the team name you are registering for, we will then form the teams in the back end system for you.

Individual players please use 'Wallan' as the team name and we will help facilitate you joining a team.  Also follow the

Wallan Senior Domestic Basketball Facebook page.

 

Season fee is $40 plus you need a current annual insurance this will be added to this season if you don't have insurance that will last the whole season.  If your insurance is due to expire during the season, you will be charged the insurance fee and the 12 month insurance period will begin at the end of the current period, to ensure you remain insured for the whole season.

SENIOR DOMESTIC FIXTURES AND LADDERS

Wallan Basketball currently uses the SportsTG platform for all fixtures and ladders.  We encourage all of our players to download the Team App (link at the top of this page) and add t"Wallan Basketball" to your app.  This gives you access to all of the fixtures and ladders for the various age groups.

You can also access them here: