Nike Swoosh Basketball League

 www.facebook/swooshleaguenyc

*Game Highlights

* Play & Coach Interviews

* Game Scores Stats

* Player & Coach Blog

Twitter: swooshleague

* Player & Coach Tweets

Instagram: nikeswooshleague

* Game Photos

DEAR COACH,

WE ARE PROUD TO ANNOUNCE THE NIKE SWOOSH LEAGUE WILL BEGIN YET ANOTHER SEASON OF SUMMER HOOPS FOR THE YOUTH OF NEW YORK. THE NIKE SWOOSH LEAGUE IS A SUMMER BASKETBALL LEAGUE DESIGNED TO PROVIDE HIGH QUALITY BASKETBALL COMPETITION FOR PLAYERS WHO WISH TO MEASURE THEIR SKILLS AGAINST SOME OF THE BEST YOUNG TALENT IN THE NEW YORK AREA.

NIKE SWOOSH LEAGUE CONSISTS OF SEVEN PLAYING SITES LOCATED IN MANHATTAN, THE BRONX, BROOKLYN, QUEENS, STATEN ISLAND, WESTCHESTER, AND LONG ISLAND. THE CHAMPIONS OF EACH SITE WILL PARTICIPATE IN THE NIKE SWOOSH LEAGUE “TOURNAMENT OF CHAMPIONS” TO BE HELD AT RIVERBANK STATE PARK IN NEW YORK CITY.

PLEASE READ OUR LEAGUE INFORMATION AND CONTACT YOUR ARE SITE DIRECTOR TO RESERVE A SPOT FOR YOUR TEAM(S). REMEMBER, THESE SPOTS WILL GO FAST, SO HURRY, SIGN UP AND BE APART OF THE BEST SUMMER BASKETBALL LEAGUE IN NEW YORK.

A). LEAGUE DIVISIONS

BIDDY DIVISION:12 AND UNDER, NOT 13 BEFORE JULY 1, 2012

MIDGET DIVISION:14 AND UNDER, NOT 15 BEFORE JULY 1, 2012

JUNIOR DIVISION:16 AND UNDER, NOT 17 BEFORE JULY 1, 2012

TEAM ROSTERS, BIRTH CERTIFICATES, AND PLAYER WAIVER FORMS MUST BE REVIEWED AND APPROVED BY YOUR SITE DIRECTOR PRIOR TO THE START OF THE LEAGUE IN ORDER TO PARTICIPATE. NO EXCEPTIONS.

B.) ENTRY FEES (PAYABLE TO YOUTH SPORTS SERVICES, INC.)

BIDDY DIVISION: $250

MIDGET DIVISION: $275

JUNIOR DIVISION: $300

TO ENSURE YOUR ENTIRE ENTRY INTO THE LEAGUE, PLEASE GIVE YOUR ENTRY FEES, ROSTERS, AND WAIVERS TO THE APPROPRIATE SITE DIRECTOR BY JULY 10th, 2010. PLEASE DO NOT MAIL DIRECTLY TO YOUTH SPORTS SERVICES, INC. TEAMS ARE ACCEPTED ON A FIRST COME FIRST SERVE BASIS UPON SUBMISSION OF ALL NECESSARY PAPERWORK.

C.) SITE LOCATIONS AND DIRECTOR INFORMATION

LONG ISLAND: MARTIN “BUNKY” REID PARK (BOYS AND GIRLS LEAGUES)

URBAN AVENUE AND RAIL ROAD AVENUE

WESTBURY, NEW YORK

SITE DIRECTOR: MR. MIKE JACKSON

(516) 334-5560 DAY

(516) 322-3415 CELL

GAME DAY AND TIME: MONDAY – FRIDAY (5PM – 9PM)

D.) RULES AND REGULATIONS

LEAGUE PARTICIPATION

NO TEAM OR INDIVIDUAL PLAYER CAN ENTER OR PLAY ON SAME DIVISIONAL TEAM AT TWO SEPARATE SITES.  IF A TEAM OR PLAYER IS FOUND TO HAVE PARTICIPATED TO TWO SEPARATE SITES, THAT TEAM OR PLAYER WILL BE DISQUALIFIED FROM THE LEAGUE AND ALL PREVIOUS WINS WILL BE FORFEITED.

TEAM ROSTER AND PROOF OF AGE

EACH TEAM IS ALLOWED TWELVE (12) PLAYERS PER ROSTER.  ALL COACHES ARE TO COMPLETE TEAM ROSTER AND PROVIDE COPIES OF HIS/HER BIRTH CERTIFICATE FOR REVIEW PRIOR TO THE ENTRY DEADLINE OF MAY 31, 2012.  ANY ADDITIONS TO THE ROSTER AFTER THE DEADLINE ARE AT THE DISCRETION OF THE SITE DIRECTOR.  ALL ROSTERS ARE FROZEN AT THE START OF THE FIRST GAME.  IF A PLAYER IS NOT APPROVED TO PLAY PRIOR TO THE FIRST GAME, THAT PLAYER IS DEEMED INELIGIBLE THEREAFTER.

GAME PLAYING TIMES

* BIDDIES – 6 MINUTE QUARTERS (STOP TIME)

* MIDGETS – 6 MINUTES QUARTERS (STOP TIME)

* JUNIORS – 7 MINUTE QUARTERS (STOP TIME)

PLAYER WAIVERS

NO PLAYER WILL BE ALLOWED TO PARTICIPATE WITHOUT A LEAGUE WAVIER COMPLETED AND SIGNED BY THE PLAYER’S PARENT OR LEGAL GUARDIAN.  WAIVERS ARE DUE BY THE ENTRY DEADLINE OF MAY 31, 2012.  ANY EXTENSION TO THIS RULE IS AT THE SOLE DISCRETION OF THE SITE DIRECTOR.  NO WAIVERS WILL BE ACCEPTED AFTER THE START OF THE FIRST GAME.

LEAGUE UNIFORMS

NO PLAYER WILL BE ALLOWED TO PLAY WITHOUT A FULL LEAGUE ISSUED UNIFORM.  NO EXCEPTIONS

FORFEIT TIME

ALL TEAMS MUST HAVE FIVE PLAYERS SIGNED IN, UNIFORMED AND READY TO PLAY BY THE SCHEDULED GAME TIME.  IF THE PARTICIPATING TEAMS DO NOT HAVE (5) PLAYERS, THAT TEAM WILL RECEIVE A 15 MINUTE GRACE PERIOD.  IF THE GRACE ELAPSES, THE GAME WILL BE FORFEITED.  IF ANY TEAM FORFEITS TWO GAMES, THAT TEAM WILL BE DISQUALIFIED FROM THE LEAGUE.  PARTICIPATION IN THE FOLLOWING YEAR IS AT THE DISCRETION OF THE EXECUTIVE DIRECTOR.  ANY TEAM THAT FORFEITS TWO GAMES WILL BE AUTOMATICALLY ELIMINATED FROM THE LEAGUE.

CONDUCT

ALL COACHES AND PLAYERS ARE REQUIRED TO DISPLAY GOOD SPORTSMAN AT ALL TIMES.  ANY COACH, PLAYER OR SPECTATOR WHO VERBALLY OR PHYSICALLY ABUSES A LEAGUE OFFICIAL, LEAGUE PERSONNEL, OR ANY PLAYER WILL BE SUBJECTED TO IMMEDIATE EJECTION.  ANY COACH OR PLAYER WHO CONTINUES TO DISPLAY BAD SPORTSMANSHIP WILL RECEIVE POSSIBLE SUSPENSION OR TERMINATION FROM THE LEAGUE.  NO LEAGUE REFUNDS WILL BE GRANTED.

Advertisements
Comments
One Response to “Nike Swoosh Basketball League”
  1. Anthony Parchment says:

    Do each player have to pay $275? When and where can we turn our rosters in?

Leave a Reply

Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in:

WordPress.com Logo

You are commenting using your WordPress.com account. Log Out /  Change )

Google+ photo

You are commenting using your Google+ account. Log Out /  Change )

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out /  Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out /  Change )

Connecting to %s

%d bloggers like this: