JUST IN from Frankston Basketball;
Semi Final fixtures are now available for all age groups:
Winter 2019 Finals Fixtures
U10 – U23 Competitions
Teams that finish in the top 4 qualify for finals, to be played in a 2 week play-off format:
• Semi Final 1 – 1st vs 4th
• Semi Final 2 – 2nd vs 3rd
Winning teams progress to the grand final.
Losing teams progress to the bronze medal match.
U8 divisions will play a regular season game during Semi Final round on Saturday 14th September.
The following week teams will play finals participation matches based on final ladder standings:
• 1st vs 2nd, 3rd vs 4th, 5th vs 6th, etc
Teams finishing in the bottom place in division with an odd number of teams will not be allocated a match.
Trophy presentations are held after all grand finals, look for the signs at your venue.
Door Entry Saturday 21st September
A $2.00 door entry fee is applicable for all spectators on Saturday 21st September.
Spectators 5yrs and under are FREE
1x coach & 1x team manager per team are FREE – a sign in sheet must be completed upon entry
All clubs have been emailed updated player qualification summaries yesterday.
In accordance with section 7.10 of the domestic competition by-laws players must play 50% of regular season games to qualify for finals:
7.10 Qualification for Finals Series
To qualify for finals a player must have played a minimum of 50% of regular season games with their team in the current competition. This includes grading games. Byes do not count towards qualification.
All players added to the match in Stadium Scoring will be credited with a game. Players that have not played in a match must be removed from the game before match completion by the match officials. It is the responsibility of both appointed score bench officials that the correct players have been selected for the match. Any disputes must be lodged with the match committee within 24 hours after completion of the game.
In the case of lost results or un-played games all players registered to the team will be deemed to have played.
In the case of the cancellation of a fixtured round/s of matches all players registered to the team will be deemed to have played.
7.10.1 Finals Exemptions
A player may apply for a finals exemption if they were unable to play the minimum amount of required games:
a) Medical restrictions – A medical certificate specifying the dates of the affected games must be supplied from a qualified medical practitioner This exemption can to cover no more than 50% of required games and must be submitted to the FDBA office no later than 48 hours before finals commence. Medical certificates brought in on the game day may not be accepted, and
b) Extenuating family circumstances or work commitments – to be considered on a case by case basis at the discretion of the FDBA Match Committee
If you believe there is an issue with a player record please let me know.
Duplicate profiles occur when a player is added to stadium scoring and name and DOB do not exactly match, these can be merged to consolidate games.