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Sioux Falls Area Fall 4-on-4 Full Court League 
Deadline September 1st, 2020

This fall league is open to the FIRST 4 TEAMS PER DIVISION. The DIVISIONS will be played each hour with first games starting around 10 am (Sat) & 12 pm (Sun) - Teams will play two 25 minute FULL COURT games (back-to-back) per day with 3-4 minutes between games – The Final Day we will have a League Tourney to determine Champions - Teams can consist of 8 players MAX - Teams will be asked to wear reversible jerseys – Only one coach/parent per team allowed – No other spectators/parents allowed in the gym – Teams bring their own balls and water bottles - If you have a scheduling conflict with certain times please email us to accommodate your team!

League Dates: Sunday’s ONLY for ALL GROUPS
Sept. 13, 20, 27, Oct. 4
Location: Unify Center, Sioux Falls
* Grades are for the 2020-21 School Year *

GIRLS DIVISIONS:
3rd Girls Teams
4th Girls Teams
5th Girls Teams
6th Girls Teams
7th Girls Teams
8th Girls Teams
High School Recreation Teams
High School JV Teams
High School Varsity Teams

BOYS DIVISIONS:
3rd Boys Teams
4th Boys Teams
5th Boys Teams
6th Boys Teams
7th Boys Teams
8th Boys Teams
High School Recreation Teams
High School JV Teams
High School Varsity Teams

Cost per Team: $325 plus tax with NO PAYMENT until your division is FULL!
- (Pay for entire team here - You will be asked your roster at time of checkout)

Watertown Area Fall 4-on-4 Full Court League 
Deadline September 1st, 2020

This fall league is open to the FIRST 4 TEAMS PER DIVISION. The DIVISIONS will be played each hour with first games starting around 12 pm (Sun) - Teams will play two 25 minute FULL COURT games (back-to-back) per day with 3-4 minutes between games – The Final Day we will have a League Tourney to determine Champions - Teams can consist of 8 players MAX - Teams will be asked to wear reversible jerseys – Only one coach/parent per team allowed – No other spectators/parents allowed in the gym – Teams bring their own balls and water bottles - If you have a scheduling conflict with certain times please email us to accommodate your team!

League Dates: Sunday’s, September 13, 20, 27, Oct. 4
Location: Prairie Lakes Wellness Center - Watertown, SD 
* Grades are for the 2020-21 School Year *

GIRLS DIVISIONS:
3rd Girls Teams
4th Girls Teams
5th Girls Teams
6th Girls Teams
7th Girls Teams
8th Girls Teams
High School Recreation Teams
High School JV Teams
High School Varsity Teams

BOYS DIVISIONS:
3rd Boys Teams
4th Boys Teams
5th Boys Teams
6th Boys Teams
7th Boys Teams
8th Boys Teams
High School Recreation Teams
High School JV Teams
High School Varsity Teams

Cost per Team: $325 plus tax with NO PAYMENT until your division is FULL!
- (Pay for entire team here - You will be asked your roster at time of checkout)

West River 4-on-4 Fall Full Court League
Deadline Sept. 1st, 2020

This fall league is open to the first 4 teams in each Division. The DIVISIONS will be played each hour with first games starting around 12 pm (Sun) - Teams will play two 25 minute FULL COURT games (back-to-back) per day with 3-4 minutes between games – The Final Day we will have a League Tourney to determine Champions - Teams can consist of 8 players MAX - Teams will be asked to wear reversible jerseys – Only one coach/parent per team allowed – No other spectators/parents allowed in the gym – Teams bring their own balls and water bottles - If you have a scheduling conflict with certain times please email us to accommodate your team!

League Dates: Sunday’s, Sept. 13, 20, 27, Oct. 4
Location: Custer High School - Custer, SD

* Grades are for the 2020-21 School Year *
GIRLS DIVISIONS:
3rd Girls Teams
4th Girls Teams
5th Girls Teams
6th Girls Teams
7th Girls Teams
8th Girls Teams
High School Recreation Teams
High School JV Teams
High School Varsity Teams

BOYS DIVISIONS:
3rd Boys Teams
4th Boys Teams
5th Boys Teams
6th Boys Teams
7th Boys Teams
8th Boys Teams
High School Recreation Teams
High School JV Teams
High School Varsity Teams

Cost per Team: $325 plus tax with NO PAYMENT until your division is FULL!
- (Pay for entire team here - You will be asked your roster at time of checkout)

Mt Vernon Area 4-on-4 Fall Full Court League
Deadline Sept. 1st, 2020

This fall league is open to the first 4 teams in each Division. The DIVISIONS will be played each hour with first games starting around 12 pm (Sun) - Teams will play two 25 minute FULL COURT games (back-to-back) per day with 3-4 minutes between games – The Final Day we will have a League Tourney to determine Champions - Teams can consist of 8 players MAX - Teams will be asked to wear reversible jerseys – Only one coach/parent per team allowed – No other spectators/parents allowed in the gym – Teams bring their own balls and water bottles - If you have a scheduling conflict with certain times please email us to accommodate your team!

League Dates: Sunday’s, Sept. 13, 20, 27, Oct. 4
Location: Mt Vernon-Plankinton Schools 

* Grades are for the 2020-21 School Year *
GIRLS DIVISIONS:
3rd Girls Teams
4th Girls Teams
5th Girls Teams
6th Girls Teams
7th Girls Teams
8th Girls Teams
High School Recreation Teams
High School JV Teams
High School Varsity Teams

BOYS DIVISIONS:
3rd Boys Teams
4th Boys Teams
5th Boys Teams
6th Boys Teams
7th Boys Teams
8th Boys Teams
High School Recreation Teams
High School JV Teams
High School Varsity Teams

Cost per Team: $325 plus tax with NO PAYMENT until your division is FULL!
- (Pay for entire team here - You will be asked your roster at time of checkout)

Brandon Area - My First Basketball League (MFBL)
Deadline October 7th, 2020

The MFBL will feature Practice Dates, League Games and a League Tourney that will run EVERY Sunday for 15 weeks from November-February. The teams will consist of 8 players max and will be generated automatically based on athletes experience level, which we will gather upon registration. The league will play one 4-on-4 full court basketball game with two 18 minute halves every Sunday. Then we will seed a league tourney for the last two Sunday's in February to determine league Champions. Teams will be given an Ambush League Jersey but they must bring their own water bottles and warm up balls. Parents must volunteer to coach a team to make this work and we will provide refs, jerseys and gyms. 

Team Practice Dates: Nov 1, 8, 29, Dec. 13, 27, Jan. 17 (6 Sunday's)
League Game Dates: Nov 15, Dec 6, 20, Jan 3, 10, 24, 31 (7 Sunday's)
League Tourney Dates: Feb 14 and 21 
Location of Games: Brandon, SD Gyms 
Games & Practices will be between 12:00-5:00 pm and should be during the same 45 minute time frame each week per division (Example: 1st Grade will PRACTICE & PLAY from 2:00-2:45 pm every Sunday with 15 minute between each group to allow for cleaning and people to move freely in and out) 

Team Divisions: 
1st Grade Boys & Girls (Co-Ed) - Will play on 8.5 ft hoops and use smaller ball
2nd Grade Boys & Girls (Co-Ed) - Will play on 8.5 ft hoops and use smaller ball
3rd Grade Boys ONLY - Will play on 10 ft hoops and use a 28.5" ball
3rd Grade Girls ONLY - Will play on 10 ft hoops and use a 28.5" ball
4th Grade Boys ONLY - Will play on 10 ft hoops and use a 28.5" ball
4th Grade Girls ONLY - Will play on 10 ft hoops and use a 28.5" ball
5th Grade Boys ONLY - Will play on 10 ft hoops and use a 28.5" ball
5th Grade Girls ONLY - Will play on 10 ft hoops and use a 28.5" ball 

Cost Per Player: $225 plus tax (If you want to register a team please email us to do so - Otherwise register as individuals and we will put teams together based on experience level which can be entered within registration system)

Watertown Area - My First Basketball League (MFBL)
Deadline October 7th, 2020

The MFBL will feature Practice Dates, League Games and a League Tourney that will run EVERY Sunday for 15 weeks from November-February. The teams will consist of 8 players max and will be generated automatically based on athletes experience level, which we will gather upon registration. The league will play one 4-on-4 full court basketball game with two 18 minute halves every Sunday. Then we will seed a league tourney for the last two Sunday's in February to determine league Champions. Teams will be given an Ambush League Jersey but they must bring their own water bottles and warm up balls. Parents must volunteer to coach a team to make this work and we will provide refs, jerseys and gyms. 

Team Practice Dates: Nov 1, 8, 29, Dec. 13, 27, Jan. 17 (6 Sunday's)
League Game Dates: Nov 15, Dec 6, 20, Jan 3, 10, 24, 31 (7 Sunday's)
League Tourney Dates: Feb 14 and 21 
Location of Games: Watertown City Auditorium - Watertown, SD 
Games & Practices will be between 3:30-7:30 pm and should be during the same 45 minute time frame each week per division (Example: 1st Grade will PRACTICE & PLAY from 3:00-3:45 pm every Sunday with 15 minute between each group to allow for cleaning and people to move freely in and out) 

Team Divisions: 
1st Grade Boys & Girls (Co-Ed) - Will play on 8.5 ft hoops and use smaller ball
2nd Grade Boys & Girls (Co-Ed) - Will play on 8.5 ft hoops and use smaller ball
3rd Grade Boys ONLY - Will play on 10 ft hoops and use a 28.5" ball
3rd Grade Girls ONLY - Will play on 10 ft hoops and use a 28.5" ball
4th Grade Boys ONLY - Will play on 10 ft hoops and use a 28.5" ball
4th Grade Girls ONLY - Will play on 10 ft hoops and use a 28.5" ball
5th Grade Boys ONLY - Will play on 10 ft hoops and use a 28.5" ball
5th Grade Girls ONLY - Will play on 10 ft hoops and use a 28.5" ball 

Cost Per Player: $225 plus tax (If you want to register a team please email us to do so - Otherwise register as individuals and we will put teams together based on experience level which can be entered within registration system)

Sioux Falls - Men's Winter League

This league will consist of 12 teams that will play in Harrisburg with refs and they will keep stats throughout the season! 


Dates: TBD (No Games on Holiday Weekends) 


Cost: $500 Per Team (Pays for Refs, Gyms, Stat Keepers, Insurance, etc...) 


Roster: Teams have to submit a Roster and only those rostered athletes may play in any games 


Team Sponsors: Teams are required to get a Team Sponsor for $400 that will be added to this web page and will help pay for Uniforms for each team.


General Sponsors: For those not interested in sponsoring a team - $75 will get your business logo linked on this page!


For more information on the League please contact Cody Glaser - basketballinitiativegroup@gmail.com or 605-413-5116


Interested in making some extra money? We are in need of Refs and Stat Keepers. Please contact Cody Glaser with info above.