COMPETITIVE AYL WINTER BASKETBALL LEAGUE
We serve players attending schools such as Columbine, Chatfield, Dakota Ridge, Mullen, Heritage, Conifer, D'Evelyn, Evergreen and several more in the surrounding communities!
Our South JeffCo Premier 2nd-8th grade boys and girls basketball program competes in the Arapahoe Sports League (AYL) as a club member under the AYL banner. This league offers two competitive divisions and provides our players an opportunity to compete against teams from high school areas such as Chaparral, Arapahoe, Heritage, Cherry Creek, Denver South, Overland, George Washington, Douglas County, Thunder Ridge, Regis Jesuit and many more.
Arapahoe Youth League Competitive Team Information
Registration Deadline: October 15th
Tryouts, Team Formation, and Rosters: Players returning from the previous season may continue to play with their previous team and/or coach. Players who are new to South JeffCo and need to be placed on an AYL team will have a tryout. THIS TRYOUT IS FOR TEAM PLACEMENT ONLY - ALL PLAYERS WHO REGISTER WE ATTEMPT TO PLACE ON A TEAM!!!
You can make a specific coach and teammate request during the registration process and we do our best to honor those requests. League placement (Competitive D1 or D2) will be determined by the coach and South JeffCo Premier Staff.
General Important Dates:
- AYL Tryouts: Sunday, October 14th, Deer Creek Middle School
- Times: Boys Evaluation: 10:00 AM to 11:15 AM, Girls Evaluation: 11:15 AM to 12:30 PM
- Practice Start Date: Week of November 5th
- League Start Date: Friday November 30th and Saturday December 1st
- Post-Season Single Elimination Tournament: TBA - Generally Mid-February
Grades: 2nd-8th grade boys and girls.
Practice: Each team will have 2 practices per week, on days between Monday and Thursday, at a school in the Littleton area. Practice times are dependent on available gym space and specific times and locations cannot be requested.
Games: Teams will play in 8 regular season league games and a single elimination Post-Season Tournament. Games will be held mostly at Douglas and Jefferson County schools.
**Games will be played on Friday evenings and Saturday's (for 2nd & 3rd grade teams) and Saturdays (for 4th-8th grade teams). One to two games per week.**
Cost: $225 per player. The uniform fee is $45. *PLEASE NOTE $199 will be charged at the time of registration and the remaining $26 will be charged upon team formation.
Uniforms: The South Jeffco Premier Basketball Program has one universal uniform (jersey and shorts). All players for the 2018-19 season can wear their uniforms from 2017-18. New players must purchase a new uniform during registration and it will be provided with their uniform prior to their first game. Numbers are pre-determined. A fitting will be scheduled prior to the beginning of the basketball season.
Refund Policy: A $35 fee will be charged to anyone registered who withdraws prior to the registration deadline. No refunds will be issued after the close of registration.