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CLUB TRAINING THURSDAY

Thursday is club training night. All club members welcome. From 4pm - 5.45. If you are in rep team or learning basic fundamentals, opportunity to get better, cost $5more

NORTH COAST CONFERENCE

North Coast Basketball Conference

All men and women interested in playing in the North Coast Basketball Conference a combined Muster Night is being held on Wednesday 27th April at 8.30pm at Southern Cross School stadium.

Please register your interest with Creina Preston or Christine McCombie on the night. If you are unable to attend please email chrismmcombie@gmail.com

All players please brimore

WOMENS COMP TONIGHT

Ok girls first week back on Wednesday 27th April so get your runners on!
We will start the night with a presentation for last seasons grand final premiers and runners up at 6pm and games will follow

6ish Jos's Beauties Vs Breakers U 18's Duty Young Guns
6.50 Young Guns Vs LBL Duty Breakers U'18's
7.40 Lennox Locals Vs Ballina Info U 18's Duty LBL

Thanks ladies.more

JUNIOR GRAND FINALS TONIGHT

GOOD LUCK to ALL teams competing in the GRAND FINAL
There will be a break over the school holidays and the new comp will recommence on Tuesday 26th April.
ALL teams will be restructured to create an even competition for the 2016 season.more

TRYOUTS for LOCAL SHIELD TEAMS

This Thursday 17th March anyone wishing to tryout to represent Ballina in the Local Shield are asked to attend training at the Southern Cross School commencing at 4:00 pm. If for some reason you are unable to attend please ring Eva 0428874346 or Steve 66867962 and leave your name and contact details.
U12 Men and Women
U14 Men and Women
U16 Men and Womenmore

NORTH COAST ACADEMY SPORT

North Coast Academy is seeking all players that may be interested in becoming part of the 2016 Squad tryouts. Attached is the nomination form. This is a great opportunity to become part of a programme aimed at promoting our sport to athletes from Grafton to Tweed. These tryouts will be conducted on Saturday 5 March at Lismore Basketball Stadium and are aimed at young athletes aged 13, 14, and 1more

FIRST PAYMENT DUE TODAY - REPRESENTATIVE PLAYER 2016

A new payment format for the 2016 NJL season has been set in place. Each player will be required to pay all fees upfront these fee will cover each player’s share of team nomination, court fees,
coach’s subsidy, and team gear, the breakdown is as follows;more

RECOMMENCING of CLUB Training 2016

Want to improve your basketball skills and fitness??
BBA will be running club training for anyone who is playing in our local Juniors competitions (U12/14 and U16/18). All players welcome!
When: Thursdays during school term commencing 22 October
Time: 4.00-5.45pm
Where: Southern Cross gym
Cost: $5 per week
Please make sure that you bring your money each week
For more information contactmore

REP UNIFORMS/ REGO/LOST PROPERTY

REP UNIFORMS. Could everyone that has a rep uniform please return them to the stadium on Tuesday night to the court supervisor. WE have a list of players and the numbers each player so can those outstanding please return your uniforms thank you.
REGISTRATIONS Most regos are due again for 2016 and MUST be pad by next week otherwise you will be unable to take the court if you are registered withmore

IMPORTANT IMFORMATION

As from today 6th October NO PLAYER will be able to take the court without being NSW registered. This has been bought in because of NSW Basketball Insurance Policy.
If we allow you to play unregistered Ballina Basketball can be LIABLE.
PLEASE present proof of registration or affiliation (card or receipt) when playing your game fees. Thank you for your assistance on this matter.more

TOTBALL

Apologies to Totball families but we are removing Totball from our curriculum until further notice. If you would like to discuss this please feel free to contact me via email at allkarensmail@gmail.com
Please pass this message on to as many Totball families as possible.more

GUEST SPEAKER 2015 Presentation night YUSUF QAAFOW

Yusuf Qaafow is a former Melbourne Tigers basketball player. He represented Australia in the U19 School boys team then went onto to represent his home national Somali in the African basketball champions in Tanzania. A professional basket baller turned youth mentor for the Collingwood Football Club. Working with kids from all backgrounds and introducing them to the Australian way of life throughmore

PRESENTATION NIGHT 19th September 2015

PRESENTATION NIGHT - RESERVE THE DATE 19th September 2015
Please note all Presentation of trophies both Senior and Junior domestic competition, Northern Junior Leagues and Local shield will be awarded at our annual Presentation night.
Dates of Presentation Night:.
Location: Ballina RSL Club
Cost $20:00
On sale next week with Court Supervisors
Guest speaker TBA???? He/she will be first class andmore

LAUREN KING JULY CAMP POSTPONED

Lauren King’s July school holiday camp has been postponed. Sorry for the inconvenience.
Nominations to attend have been placed, but few payments have been forthcoming, therefore unfortunately definite number to conduct the camp could not be defined. For those who have paid for the camp in advance please email Karen allkarensmail@gmail.com with your bank details for a full refund. Also for thomore

JUNIORS GAMES - Commence at 4:10 indoor

ALL Junior games commence at:
12s and U14s games start at 4.10pm.
U16s and U18s games start at 5:30
Check the website for your team name.more

AUSSIE HOOPS IS BACK

Ballina Basketball Association will recommence its AUSSIE HOOPS Program on Monday 9th February  at 4:30pm, and then every following Monday.   If you are interested or know of anyone interested please come along and join in the fun!!!   Be taught basic skills and learn the rules and how to play our great game.

Reece Fensom will be in charge of our Aussie Hoops program.more

Miniball

PRESENTATION NIGHT AWARDS

Most valued award of the night
Clubperson of the Year
Junior - Reece Fensom
Senior - Adrian van Eke

Referee's Encouragement Award - Harrison Peters

Northern Junior League - 2014
U16 women - 2014 NJL WINNERS!
Best Team Player - Salem Edwards
Most Improved - Erin Cattle
Best Defensive - Hannah Rushbymore

UNDER 16 WOMEN WIN NJL TITLE

Ballina U16 girls take the hard path…
At around 1.30 last Saturday afternoon things didn’t look great for the Ballina girls U16 basketball team. After a successful regular season with a record of eleven wins from twelve games the girls had come to the finals week-end with high hopes for a championship win but after a major semi-final belting (59 – 37) from their arch rivals Quirindi, that champiomore

NOTICE of BALLINA BASKETBALL ANNUAL AGM

Ballina Basketball Association Annual General Meeting - Monday 23rd June 2014 at 7.00pm.
Meeting Venue: Southern Cross School – Chickiba Drive, East Ballina
All Ballina Basketball members and players are invited to attend the meeting. The Ballina Basketball Association is in need of more people to assist with the running of Ballina Basketball.more
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No competitions on the following dates

There are no competitions on the following dates due to the gym being in use by the school: 

  • TBC 9-13 May
  • TBC Monday 18 July: No Miniball or MensA
  • Wednesday 3 August: No Womens
  • Thursday 4 August: No Club training or MensB
  • Fri-Sat 9-10 September
  • 9-20 September
  • Thursday 22 September: No Club Training or MensB
  • Friday 23 September
  • Fri-Sun 11-13 November
  • Monday 14 November: No Miniball or MensA
  • Tuesday 15 November: No U14s or U18s
  • 15-19 December

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2015/16 JUNIOR SUMMER SEASON 

Re-commences February 2016 for: 

  • Hoops: Mondays 4:30 to 6:00pm  (8, 9, 10 years)
  • Junior Competitions: Tuesday afternoons 4:10 - 9:30pm (U12's - U18's) 

CONTACT:  Eva on 0428 874 346 or Steve on 6686 7962 for more information. 

2016 SENIOR WINTER SEASON

Re-commences May, 2016 for:

  • Mens Division: Monday night and Thursday night
  • Womens Division: Wednesday night

CONTACT: Lynne on 0404 016 604 or Steve 6686 7962 for more information.

 

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