WPBA – Western Port Basketball Association
Play at WPBA – Western Port Basketball
Western Port Basketball (WPBA) is located in Somerville, Victoria Australia. Western Port Basketball offers basketball competitions and development opportunities for a wide range of ages and skill level. Located on the Mornington Peninsula we strive for excellence.
Seasons for junior domestic at FDBA run bi-annually, the Winter Season being terms 2 & 3 of school, and the Summer Season starting term 4 and continuing through term 1 of the following year. Age group changes are made yearly ahead of the Winter Season. Registrations for each season open February for Winter and July for Summer. They remain open for 6 weeks, closing 4 weeks prior to commencement of new season allowing us time to form teams, schedule trainings, confirm coaches etc prior to school holidays. We offer Afterpay and humm as payment options to help with registration payments. Our registration includes training venue hire, administration and team registration. It does NOT however, include your game fees or yearly Basketball Victoria fee.
Monday Night – Boys U14’s , 16’s, 18’s
Tuesday Night – Girls U14’s & 16’s
Saturday – U8’s, 10’s, 12’s with Girls, Boys or mixed competitions
Games: 2 x 18 minute halves / 45 minute schedule
SEASON DATES & STRUCTURE
Summer Season – Victorian school Terms 4 and 1.
Winter Season – Victorian school Terms 2 and 3.
Competition Dates – Games are not scheduled on public holidays or school holidays. Refer to competition calendars for exact dates of current season.
Phase 1 – Rounds 1 – 2. These games do not count towards season ladder.
Phase 2 – Rounds 3 – 4. These games do not count towards season ladder.
Confirmation Phase – Rounds 5 – 6. These games are played for premiership points.
Finals Phase – Top 4 in two round playoff format:
Semi Final winners advance to the Grand Final