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RECREATIONAL LEAGUE
While the Recreational League is mostly Eanes ISD eligible students, WYBA is able to accommodate non-Eanes students.
PREP LEAGUE
The Prep League has a limited number of players so all players must be Eanes ISD eligible students and participate in tryouts unless granted a waiver by the league.

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Practices and games will be canceled if the schools are closed and/ or students are sent home early due to inclement weather. When school is closed, due to inclement weather, the Gyms are closed to WYBA. If you are concerned that events may be canceled you should check your email, Eanes website: www.eanesisd.net
& our website: www.wlyba.org 


WESTLAKE YOUTH BASKETBALL ASSOCIATION
A Non-Profit Organization Serving the Westlake Community and EANES Schools Since 1994

WYBA WINTER 2019 Season

BEFORE REGISTERING – PARENTS OF 4TH, 5TH AND 6TH GRADERS BE SURE TO READ ABOUT THE DIFFERENCES BETWEEN THE RECREATIONAL AND PREP LEAGUE BEFORE REGISTERING.

WHEN REGISTERING – (1) YOU SHOULD SIGN UP FOR THE OPTIONAL PRESEASON CLINIC [K-6TH GRADE] IF YOU PLAN TO ATTEND (2) SIGN UP AS A VOLUNTEER AND (3) SIGN UP AS A SPONSOR.

2019-2020 WYBA/WACC WINTER LEAGUE
(December 2, 2019 – Mid/Late February 2020) 

 REGISTER HERE

    
Registration Period
Registration begins on September 1, 2019 and continues to October 19, 2019.

Late Registration Period
The late Registration Period begins on October 20, 2019 and continues to November 03, 2019. During this period, a $50 late fee will be added to the registration fee. All players registered by November 03, 2019 are guaranteed placement in the league. The late fee cannot be waived.

Waiting List
The online Registration Link will be removed from our website on November 05, 2019. You can email Paul Lamb at paul@wlyba.org to be added to the waiting list. There is no guarantee we can add the player for this season. To be added to the waitlist, you will need to provide the following information:
 Players Name:  Parents Name:
 Gender:  Grade:
 Phone Number:  School of Attendance:

Pictures and Trophies
WYBA will no longer provide pictures for participants. We will provide participation trophies for players in Kindergarten through 3rd Grade. For players in the 4th through 6th Grade, we provide 1st and 2nd place trophies to members of the top two teams in each division.

Optional Preseason Clinic (Register online at the same time as registering for the Winter League)
WYBA offers an optional preseason clinic for all Eanes K-6th graders. This is a great way to kick-off our WYBA season; it allows your child to get ready for the season while having fun with their friends. The WHS coaches conduct the clinic so it is a great way to meet them. WYBA donates all proceeds to support the WHS Basketball teams. You can learn more about the preseason clinic by clicking on this link.

 


RECREATIONAL LEAGUE OR PREP LEAGUE
 What is the difference? Which one is the right for us?
Prep League is only an option for Players in the 4th, 5th and 6th Grades

RECREATIONAL LEAGUE

The Recreational League is for all grades, Kindergarten to 12th. It teaches basic skills and is intended to be informative and fun. While it is mostly Eanes Eligible students, we are able to accommodate some non-Eanes students in the Recreational League. The teams are divided into divisions based on Gender and Grade. The teams practice once a week (Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday or Thursday). Grades K- 6th generally play one game a week on Saturday. Grades 7th-12th generally play one game a week on Sunday afternoon. Each team’s Volunteer Coach will select the practice night and time for his/her team. There is no tryout for the Recreational League.

Each year the Divisions are determined by the number of registrations. The most common Divisions for Girls are: K/1st Grade; 2nd Grade; 3rd Grade; 4th Grade and 5th/6th Grade. The most common Divisions for the Boys are: Kindergarten; 1st Grade; 2nd Grade, 3rd Grade; 4th Grade; 5th/6th Grade; 7th/8th Grade and 9th/12th Grade.

We do not keep score for K-2nd. These teams are formed mostly by school of attendance. For Grades 3rd-8th, we do keep score and have a player draft to form teams. The Girls Divisions sometimes choose to continue forming school related teams for the 3rd Graders, however, this must be agreed on by the Coordinators and Coaches. Grades 9th-12th are player coached and teams are formed through a collaboration between the coaches and the Coordinator. The cost of the Recreational League is listed below:

REC FEES
Grades K-3rd Play 8 Games $175.00
Grades 4th-12th Play 8 Games plus Tournament $200.00

 RECREATIONAL GAME RULES
BOYS & GIRLS BOYS

GIRLS

Kinder-1st Grade
2nd Grade
3rd Grade

4th Grade
5th/6th Grade
7th/8th Grade

4th/6th Grade

 

 




PREP LEAGUE

The Prep League is for players in the 4th; 5th and 6th Grades. It is a more competitive league and has a limited number of players. Because of the limitation, players must be Eanes Eligible Students and participate in tryouts unless granted a waiver by the league. The Prep League consists of 3 Divisions: Girls Prep; Boys Junior Prep, and Boys Senior Prep. The Girls Prep League and Boys Junior Prep Divisions consist of 6 teams with 8 players per team. The Boys Senior Prep Division consist of 8 teams with 8 players per team.

If a player wishes to play in the Prep League and is unable to attend the tryouts, he/she must notify us of the conflict in advance. Missing the tryout due to justifiable reasons does not disqualify the player from consideration; however, failure to notify us does. The Tryout consists of two parts:

Girls Prep Part 1-Skills Oct. 26, 2019 *9:00-12:00
Part 2-Scrimmage Nov. 2, 2019 *9:00-12:00

Boys Jr. & Sr. Prep Part 1-Skills Oct. 27, 2019 *1:00-6:00
Part 2-Scrimmage Nov. 3 ,2019 *1:00-6:00

Girls Prep League Tryouts will be at Hill Country Middle School and Boys Prep League Tryouts will be at Westlake High School Main Gym unless notified of the change. *The exact time of the Skills Tryout will be posted on our homepage by October 23, 2019. Scrimmages will be approximately 15 minutes long and prospective players will be placed in small groups (10-14). The exact time each player scrimmages will be posted on our homepage by October 30, 2019.

The Girls Prep and Boys Junior Prep normally practice on Sunday afternoon and play games on Wednesday nights (2 contacts per week). The Boys Senior Prep normally practice on Sunday afternoon and play games on Monday and Thursday nights (3 contacts per week). The cost of the Prep League is listed below:

Girl Prep Play 10 Games plus Tournament $225.00
Boys Junior Prep Play 10 Games plus Tournament $225.00
Boys Senior Prep Play 14 Games plus Tournament $250.00

PREP LEAGUE GAME RULES

Prep Game Rules are same for all Prep Leagues

 

 

Paul Lamb, Executive Director
paul@wlyba.org
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WYBA Thanks our 2018-19 Sponsors

Gold Level Donation
The Kolter Family

Silver Level Donation
The Brodhead Family
The Gravelle Family
The Harvey Family
The Hayashi Family
The Henry Family
The Herman Family
The Jundt Family
The Lorenz Family

Bronze Level Donation
The Aronson Family
The Bagan Family
The Bagan Family
The Banczak Family
The Basham Family
The Box Family
The Brand Family
The Brinkley Family
The Brooks Family
The Butler Family
The Carrell Family
The Covert Family
The Crockett Family
The Davis Family
The Falls Family
The Frey Family
The Galatzan Family
The Gipson Family
The Glasgow Family
The Goyal Family
The Guinn Family
The Hagan Family
The Halverson Family
The Hicks Family
The Ho Family
The Hock Family
The Hock Family
The Houser Family
The Huber Family
The Hung Family
The Jenkins Family
The Jessup Family
The Kern Family
The Kull Family
The Lamb Family
The Miller Family
The Park Family
The Restivo Family
The Rivera Family
The Saltsman Family
The Sampson-Jones Family
The Stein Family
The Swartz Family
The Wenk Family
The Wilbratte Family
The Wilson Family
The Yarger Family
The Yarger Family