New members, will be placed into the development team. Where the coaches
will assess the player's basketball skills and fitness. Depending on the
player's skill level the coach will move the player to U12s Team A or Team
Players who are not ready to move on, will remain in the Development team,
until their develop the basic fundamentals of the sport.
Coaches will continue to work with players to develop their skills, getting
used to playing as a team and game knowledge. Team B will also play other
teams of the same level, at home.
In team A coaches will work with players, so that they develop as a team and
learn the fundamentals of playing the sport as a team. The team will be
required to play games at home and away against other teams.
Team training sessions
We will expect players to attend all weekly training sessions and be
available for the scheduled games. If however, a player is unable to attend
a game, please supply a reason when you decline on Teamer.
Players must arrive no more than 15 minutes prior to training sessions, and
in time to be ready to start at the scheduled time. For both training and
matches, please wear appropriate attire, boots and bring water in a sports
Rules regarding selection include, but are not limited to;
Regular attendance at training
Attentiveness and attitude
Ability to understand the offence and defence
Ability to follow directions and be coachable
Fitness & Skill
It is also important to note that players develop at different speeds, to
different levels. Equally, some players provide a core element to the team,
in skill and knowledge - these players will often play more minutes as they
ensure overall functionality of the team. The amount of playing time for
each player is managed by the coach and their decision is final.