Basketball

 2018 Basketball Teams

At St Peters we have students from year 7 through to 13 and playing at various levels ie Participation/Social to Competitive.

In 2011 we had 82 students playing basketball and in 2017 we had 310 players.

St Peters College has a strong basketball programme with teams competing at Open, Under-17, Under-15 levels and Middle School levels. There is also a social basketball programme for beginners and social players. We have a gymnasium with two small basketball courts and a main court for training, and several outdoor hoops.

Our 2018 programme major goals are:
• 1st V to retain status in the premier grade and again qualify for the National Secondary Schools Tournament
• U17A qualify for Greater Auckland Tournament
• Junior Premiership team to make top 10
• Middle School team to make Top 15 at AIMS and qualify for the Inter-zone Tournament.

Recent Basketball Programme Achievements

2017

We were the Auckland Senior A Grade (1st V) and Middle School Central Zone champions. Our 1st V qualified for the National Tournament for the first time in the school’s history and also qualified to compete in the 2018 Auckland Premier Grade

2016

We were the Auckland Greater Wider Basketball Open Grade (1st V) and U15 Central Zone champions, Runners up in the U17 Central zone and Middle School Central Zone tournament.

We have also had many St Peters College basketball players go on to regional representative honours.

Registration

All registrations must be completed online. Click on the following link to register to play Basketball for the School in 2018: register here.

Trials:

Trials will be held on the following days in the School Gym:

Age Date Time
Year 7 17 February (Sat) 0900 – 1030
Year 8 1100 – 1230
U15 1300 – 1430
Year 7 25 February (Sun) 0900 – 1030
Year 8 1100 – 1230
U15 1300 – 1430
U17 10 March (Sat) 1100 – 1330
U19 1400 – 1600
1st V TBA* TBA*

*If you are wishing to trial for the 1st V please register your interest with Mr Haddleton at the Sports office.

Age groups are your age, as at 31st December 2018.
Eg. If your age is 15 at the end of the year, you will play in the U17 grade.

 2018 SPC Basketball Management Policy

Middle School

Terms Played

Terms 2 and 3 (with the option of playing in the off-season in Term 4 if there is parental support).

Game Days

    • Sports Exchanges – Term 2 and 3 (Wednesday afternoons – dates in calendar)
    • Central Zone Basketball – (dates in calendar – August)
    • AIMS Intermediate School Tournament – 9th to 14th September
    • Games start in Term 2.  These are played on either Tuesday or Thursday evenings.

Practice Times

  • Trainings are held before school, once a week (in the gym), days are to be confirmed but are likely to be either Monday or Wednesday mornings from 6.45 – 8.00am.

Costs

  • Registration Fees: $150 (To be confirmed)
  • Basketball Academy: Term 4 (Fees to be confirmed)

Equipment

    • Warm Up Shirt*, Basketball Singlet and Shorts

    These items can be purchased from Edmund’s Shop – see Sports Uniform Requirements

  • * Warm up shirt is not compulsory, if you do not wish to purchase a warm up shirt your son can wear his blue PE shirt only.

Registration

  • Registrations close 5pm Wednesday 14 February

Click here to register your son for the 2018 season

Teacher in Charge

Director of Basketball – Leyton Haddleton, E: lhaddleton@st-peters.school.nz

Year 9 – 13

Terms Played

Terms 2 and 3.

Teams are entered in the Auckland Secondary Schools’ Premier Competition and in the Auckland Central Zone Competition: Juniors (Year 9 & 10), Under 17, and Under 19.

Note: to be eligible to play in the Under 17 and Under 19 grades players must not turn 17 or 19 (respectively) within the year of playing. Junior Prems is based on school year only (year 9 & 10), no age restriction.

Game Days

    • 1st V – Play on Friday (some Monday night games also) home and away.
    • U19 – play Wednesdays after school and is venue based (ie always at the same venue).
    • U17play Tuesday after school at usually ASB Stadium, Kohimarama and Epsom Girls Grammar (own transport by bus to stadium)
    • Junior Prems (year 9 & 10) – play Wednesday after school home and away.

    All other Juniors (year 9 & 10) – play is venue based.

Practice Times

Junior Prems                      Tuesdays before school

U17                                  Thursday before school

U19                                 On Weekends (Times and days to be confirmed)

1st V                                Tuesday’s and Thursday’s after School

Social Teams                     On Weekends (Times and days to be confirmed)

*these times are indicative at this time and are subject to change. Morning trainings are from 6.30 – 8am.

Costs

  • Fees

    1st V new player                $350   (includes 1st V Gear)

    1st V existing player            $250

    Middle School                    $150

    All other teams                  $140

Equipment

  • Singlet $57. Required for all players
  • Shorts $43 (P.E shorts are acceptable should you choose not to purchase the Basketball Specific shorts)
  • Warm up t-shirt – cost is to be confirmed. Blue P.E. T-shirt is acceptable should you choose not to purchase the Basketball Specific Warm up shirt.
  • T-shirts are not allowed to be worn underneath their Basketball Singlet.
  • Coaches are not permitted to play boys who have incorrect uniform.

*Nb: All Fees and Uniform Prices are not yet confirmed for 2018 and the indication above are indicative from 2017.

Refer Sports Uniform Requirements

Other Information

Age groups are your age, as at 31st December 2016.
Eg. If your age is 15 at the end of the year, you will play in the U17 grade.

Registration

Registration

All registrations must be completed online. Click on the following link to register to play Basketball for the School in 2018: register here.

Trials:

Trials will be held on the following days in the School Gym:

Age Date Time
Year 7 17 February (Sat) 0900 – 1030
Year 8 1100 – 1230
U15 1300 – 1430
Year 7 25 February (Sun) 0900 – 1030
Year 8 1100 – 1230
U15 1300 – 1430
U17 10 March (Sat) 1100 – 1330
U19 1400 – 1600
1st V TBA* TBA*

*If you are wishing to trial for the 1st V please register your interest with Mr Haddleton at the Sports office.

Age groups are your age, as at 31st December 2017.
Eg. If your age is 15 at the end of the year, you will play in the U17 grade.

Teacher in Charge

Leyton Haddleton, E: lhaddleton@st-peters.school.nz