Registration for the 2020/2021 House League (HL) season (which runs on Saturdays from Oct 2020 to Feb 2021) will open Thu Apr 2 for Returning players and Fri Apr 24 for New players (space permitting). To register, click the REGISTER button (top & right side of this page) once registration opens.
The Girls HL program welcomes girls from ages 8 to 18. The goals of the program are to encourage skills development, teamwork, good sportsmanship and fun. The philosophy of girls house league is equal playing time for all players.
Over 200 girls competed across four age groups in our prior season. The teams were ably coached by our volunteers, demonstrating good teamwork and competitive fun. We would like to thank all coaches, league convenors, and site convenors.
For the 2020/2021 season we are running girls house league programs in the following age groups:
|League||Year Born||Gym Site||Registration Status|
|Novice *||2011 & 2012||NTCI||Opening Thu Apr 2 for RETURNING players|
|Major Atom / Atom||2009 & 2010||NTCI||Opening Thu Apr 2 for RETURNING players|
|Major Bantam / Bantam||2007 & 2008||Forest Hill||Opening Thu Apr 2 for RETURNING players|
|Midget / Juvenile||2003, 2004, 2005, 2006||Forest Hill||Opening Thu Apr 2 for RETURNING players|
*Our league encourages our first-year girls born in 2012 to please get involved in the program!
NTBA – a member club of the Ontario Basketball Association (OBA) – firmly believes that concussions are serious and supports the OBA Concussion Policy & Code of Conduct fully.
Rowan’s Law came into effect on Jul 1, 2019. Each year all players (parents/guardians of players if player is under 18 years of age) are required to:
(a) Confirm annually as required by Rowan’s Law their review of Ontario’s Concussion Awareness Resources:
(b) Confirm annually as required by Rowan’s Law their review of OBA’s Concussion Policy & Code of Conduct:
(c) Confirm annually as required by Rowan’s Law their review of the NTBA Concussion Policy:
Please review the information accessible via the above links.
During the HL registration process, you will be asked to acknowledge that you have reviewed:
– Ontario’s Concussion Awareness Resources;
– OBA’s Concussion Policy & Code of Conduct; and,
– NTBA’s Concussion Policy.
PLEASE NOTE: Acknowledgement during the registration process is required in order to participate in our program.
Registration Fees: Fees for the 2020/2021 HL season have been set at $275.
Refunds: As specified in NTBA’s online registration process, there are no refunds after Sat Oct 3 2020. A $50 administrative fee will be charged on refunds processed prior to Sat Oct 3 2020.
Stephen Eisen Award
In order to honour Stephen Eisen’s special contribution to girls’ basketball, a player from each girls’ division is awarded a plaque in his memory. Stephen – a parent and coach – passed away suddenly in November of 2000. In each division, coaches nominate girls who best exemplified the “inspirational” qualities of enthusiasm, team spirit and love of the game.
House League Refereeing Opportunities
In Oct 2020, a communication will be sent to older House League (HL) players regarding HL Refereeing.
Our Referee convenor will be in charge of selecting an evening in early/mid Oct 2020 when all interested players will have the opportunity to register and have a short training session.
This will apply for all players born in 2003, 2004, 2005 and 2006.
Girls Rep Teams
The North Toronto Basketball Association will have a girls rep team at most age groups for players who wish to participate at a more competitive level.