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Fall/Winter 2023-2024 registration is closed except for Late Registrations

Late Registrations: We may be able to accept a limited amount of late registrations for some divisions.  Please email us after 11/1 to let us know about your player's gender, grade, and experience level and we will respond with instructions for online registrations.


Fall/Winter 2023-2024 Registration Details

Please review our Fall/Winter 2023-2024 Season Information below.

It's time to start working with your players on their Kyrie Killa crossovers, Steph step-backs, Harden heat checks, Lebron layups, Jordan pull-up jumpers, Magic show-time passes, Dr. J. baseline scoops, Kareem skyhooks, Lisa Leslie's reverse pivot, and especially their Big Ben lockdown defense! 

Hanover Youth Basketball League is designed to introduce young (beginner) players to the sport while enhancing and fine-tuning the skills of more experienced players. Your child will learn the fundamentals of basketball with age-appropriate skills, drills, and game-play rules.  Our League is set up such as to help build confidence and ability as the season progresses. Your player will improve their understanding of the sport, shooting, dribbling, passing, defense, teamwork, and sportsmanship throughout the season.

  • Age-appropriate instruction emphasizes fun, skills improvement, and gameplay.
  • All skill levels are welcome – players in 2nd-12th grade are evaluated and drafted in an attempt to balance each team.
  • Everyone plays at least half of every game.
  • No fundraisers.
  • Virginia High School League (VHSL) trained officials at every game (2nd-12th Grade)
     

Fall/Winter 2023-2024 Season Information

  • Registration Fees (CURRENT 2022-2023 SCHOOL YEAR GRADE):
    • Pre-K-CoEd 1st Grade: Early  Bird Registration Fee: $100 per player through 10/7/23
    • Pre-K-CoEd 1st Grade: Base Registration Fee: $125 per player (through 10/31/23)
    • Pre-K-CoEd 1st Grade: Late Registration Fee: $140 per player (starting 11/1/23 if spots are available) 
    • 2nd-12th Grade Early Bird Registration Fee: $150 per player through 10/7/23
    • 2nd-12th Grade Base Registration Fee: $175 per player (through 10/31/23)
    • 2nd-12th Grade Late Registration Fee: $190 per player (starting 11/1/23 if spots are available) 
    • Sibling Discount:  $10 for 2nd child; $15 for 3rd or 4th child (These discounts are applied at checkout)
  • Late Registrations: We may be able to accept a limited amount of late registrations for some divisions.  Please email us after 11/1 to let us know what grade your player is in and we will respond with instructions for online registrations.
  • Player Evaluations: November 5  from 1:00-6:00 pm 
    NOTE: Bitty Ballers (Pre-K / Kindergarten) and CoEd 1st Grade players do not have evaluations.
    While we strongly encourage all players to attend evaluations, players who aren't able to attend Evaluations will still be placed on a team.
  • Team Creation / Drafts: November 5-15
  • Schedule: November 18, 2023 - March 3, 2024
    • Dates may be subject to change considering extenuating circumstances.
    • League games and practices for most divisions will be scheduled on weekends.  We schedule Saturday morning through evening, or Sunday late morning/ early afternoon through evening.  Some divisions may need to be moved to weeknights in the event of extenuating circumstances.  Depending on registration numbers and facility needs this is also subject to change.
  • Eligibility: Boys and Girls Players in Pre-K - 12th grade
    • Hanover County Virginia and non-Hanover County residents are welcome.
    • Players are grouped into Divisions by current grades as of the 2023-2024 school year.
    • Players with conflicts are welcome, but please advise us of potential scheduling conflicts during registration.
  • COVID-19 Safety Protocols: We ask that all HYBL parents, players, coaches, and officials be flexible and adaptable and offer patience and grace in light of dealing with this global pandemic.  The HYBL Board has set the following requirements:
  • Facilities Locations: 
    • ‚ÄčLocations: Big Ben's Home Court (Richmond, VA) and schools/gyms in or around Hanover County, VA.
  • Refund Policy: See our Fees and Refund Policy Page.
  • Interested in Coaching? If you are registering player(s) please complete the coaching information on the registration form.  If you don't have players and are interested in volunteering to coach please contact Paul Baitinger from our Board of Directors page.
  • Tentative Division Information is below (this is subject to change based on registration numbers and scheduling needs)
Division Eval
Tentative
Time*
Eval
Gym
Director Rim
Height
Ball
Size
Bitty Ballers N/A N/A Kevin Brooks 8' 27.5"
Boys 1st N/A N/A Kevin Brooks 8' 27.5"
Boys 2nd 1:00 PM Main Bob Seifert 9' 28.5"
Boys 3rd 2:15 PM Main Bob Seifert 10' 28.5"
Boys 4th 3:30 PM Main Paul Baitinger 10' 28.5"
Boys 5th 3:30 PM Main Paul Baitinger 10' 28.5"
Boys 6th-7th 4:45 PM Main Paul Baitinger & Nesha Vest 10' 29.5"
Boys 8th-9th 3:30 PM Aux Rodney Cole & Dave Cook 10' 29.5"
Boys 10th-12th 5:00 PM Aux Will Ford 10' 29.5"
Girls K-2 N/A N/A David Ford & Omari White 8' 27.5"
Girls 3rd-5th 1:00 PM Aux David Ford & Omari White 10' 28.5"
Girls 6th-9th 2:15 PM Aux David Ford 10' 28.5"
*All Eval times are tentative and are subject to change based on registrations.


To contact a Division Director, please refer to our Board of Directors page.