MiniBall Information Sheet
MiniBall is Basketball designed for girls and boys from 5-7 years old. It is played on a full size court with regulation rings and slightly modified rules. The modifications being, very relaxed interpretation of double dribble, travel, cross court, closer to goal shooting for free throws and somewhat relaxed interpretation of fouls. Games are 2, 15 minute halves. Often umpires will explain to the children what they have done incorrectly when an infringement is called.
Girls MiniBall is played Tuesday afternoon at either 4.30, 5.10 or 5.45pm at Lilydale stadium, training is usually Monday afternoon at 4pm, however it may vary depending on the coaches schedule.
Boys MiniBall is played on a Saturday at varying times through the day. Boys miniball is also split into U7 and U8’s. Training is mainly on a Thursday afternoon, but will vary depending on the coaches schedule.
On rare occasions it is possible for boys to play in the Tuesday comp and girls to play in the Saturday comp.
If you have for any question please contact the Miniball convener via our contact form