SPORTS CONSTRUCTION GROUP WIZARDS SCHOOLS LEAGUE 2022 

CLICK HERE FOR TEAM NOMINATIONS via an online form,

Online Team Nominations Close Friday 4th March 2022.

 

Age Groups

Tuesday: Juniors (Year 7-9) Boys & Girls

Wednesday: Seniors (Open) Boys & Girls

*Note: BOSL Seniors (Mondays Term 2) & BOSL Juniors & Inters (Thursdays Term 2)

Proposed Dates

Jr Round Jr Date   Sr Round Sr Date
1 Tues 17th May   1 Wed 18th May
2 Tues 24th May   2 Wed 25th May
3 Tues 31st May   3 Wed 1st June
4 Tues 7th June   4 Wed 8th June
5 Tues 14th June   5 Wed 15th June
6 Tues 19th July   6 Wed 20th July
7 Tues 26th July   7 Wed 27th July
Finals Wk 1 Tues 2nd August   Finals Wk 1 Wed 3rd August
Finals Wk 2 Tues 9th August   Finals Wk 2 Wed 10th August
Classification Tues 16th August   Classification Wed 17th August
Champ Sun 21st August   Champ Sun 21st August

 

Competition Structure

  • Champ Division – 8 Teams
  • Division 2 – 4-8 teams (if required based on Team Nominations)
  • Any school can nominate up to one (1) team in each age group & gender (max 4 teams in total – i.e. 1 Jr Boys, 1 Jr Girls, 1 Sr Boys, 1 Sr Girls)
  • Top 4 teams from WSL 2021 automatically qualify for Champ Division 2022. These schools are still required to nominate their teams for WSL 2022, but will not need to play in a Qualifying Tournament.
  • Qualifying Tournament
  • If only 4 other teams nominate (outside of the auto qualifiers) for any age group, they will automatically receive an invitation to compete in WSL 2022 Champ Division.
  • If 5 or more teams nominate then a Qualifying Tournament will take place.
  • Qualifying Tournament will be a single day tournament played in May 2022 for any age groups requiring one.
  • Proposed dates would be:

Junior Boys & Girls – Tuesday 3rd May 2022

Senior Boys & Girls – Wednesday 4th May 2022

  • Teams in the Qualifying tournament are vying for the last 4 places in the Championship Division. Those teams that are unsuccessful in Qualifying for the Championship Division will be placed into WSL Div 2 (provided there is at least 4 teams minimum)
  • Teams will be seeded based on WSL2021 final placing & then strength of application (for any new teams)
  • Boys use Size 7 Balls & Girls use Size 6 Balls
  • Full Round Robin. Play each team once. Every team guaranteed 10 games (if 8 teams in division).
  • Teams entered into Sports TG. Games run through Courtside. Results & ladders published on Wizards website as a separate competition.
  • Proposed timeslots will be 4pm & 5pm
  • Finals Structure
  • Seeding is determined by RR ladder position.
  • Week 1 Finals

1st v 8th, 2nd v 7th, 3rd v 6th, 4th v 5th

  • Week 2 Finals

SF 1 – Highest Ranked Winner Wk 1 v Lowest Ranked Winner Wk 1

SF 2 – 2nd Highest Ranked Winner Wk 1 vs 3rd Highest Ranked Winner Wk 1

Class 1 – Highest Ranked Loser Wk 1 v Lowest Ranked Loser Wk 1

Class 2 – 2nd Highest Ranked Loser Wk 1 vs 3rd Highest Ranked Loser Wk 1

  • Week 3 Classifications

3rd/4th – Loser SF1 v Loser SF2

5th/6th – Winner Class 1 v Winner Class 2

7th/8th – Loser Class 1 v Loser Class 2

 

  • WSL Championship Finals day
  • Proposed date would be Sunday 21st August
  • This day will be a day set aside for all grand final teams to compete & have a mini festival of school basketball to celebrate the season. Holding it 1 ½ weeks after the Semi Final games allows a build-up in each school community to get as many people to the games as possible & holding it on a Sunday afternoon/evening will allow for parents/family members to attend the games outside of work & will not clash with school association games likely played on a Saturday. No rep games scheduled on this weekend.
  • The day would be based out at the South Pine Sports Complex. Each game will have music & court announcing. Div 2 games will be usual timing for their Championship Finals. Championship Division will be fully timed games & will have stats. Changerooms will also be used for teams. Possibility of 3 man officiating for Senior Boys & Girls Championship Div Finals.
  • Proposed schedule would be:

1pm – Junior Boys Div 2

2pm – Senior Boys Div 2

3pm – Junior Girls Champ Div

4.30pm – Junior Boys Champ Div

6.00pm – Senior Girls Champ Div

7.30pm – Senior Boys Champ Div

  • All Star 5 Voting – will take place at the end of the round robin matches. Each coach & captain from each team will vote for their all star 5 (3 guards & 2 bigs) in their respective division. These players will then be presented their awards at the medal presentation of their relevant division Championship Finals.

 Costs

  • Player Registration – $12 per player to register with the association (if they currently aren’t registered with NWB in our domestic competition). Players currently registered with NWB do not need to pay this fee. – Links for both player registration options will be emailed out to nominated schools once entries close.
  • Team Registration Costs (including Glory League subscription to have games filmed & emailed to coach & players for highlights or game review etc) – $160 per team
  • Game Fees – $80 per team, per game ($800 per team for season – if 10 games allocated as per structure above inc all finals & classification games)
  • Qualifying Tournament will be game fees only & will be invoiced following the tournament depending on how many games your team plays on the day.
  • Team Withdrawals
  • If a school nominates a team & confirms their entry & the team is fixtured in a Qualifying Tournament, but withdraws the team up to 7 business days prior to the qualifying tournament – $80 will be charged (single game fee)
  • If a school nominates a team & confirms their entry & the team is fixtured in a Qualifying Tournament, but withdraws the team less than 2 business days prior to the qualifying tournament – $120 will be charged (1 ½ game fee)
  • If a school nominates a team & confirms their entry & the team is fixtured in a Qualifying Tournament, but withdraws the team on the day of or is a no show at the qualifying tournament – $160 will be charged (full game fee)
  • If a school nominates a team & qualifies into either the Championship Division or Division 2 & but withdraws the team prior to the fixture being released – 75% Team Registration will still be charged.
  • If a school nominates a team & qualifies into either the Championship Division or Division 2 but withdraws the team at any time after the fixture is released – 100% Team Registration will still be charged.

 

Game Timing

  • 60 Min Timeslots
  • 3-minutes warm up minimum
  • 4 x 10 Running clock Quarters
  • 1-minute break at ¼ & ¾ time. 2-minute break at ½ time.
  • Clock stops in the last 2 mins of 4th qtr on all whistles & baskets.
  • Shot Clock for all divisions
  • 1 time out allowed per qtr/per team – Clock stops on all timeouts.
  • No OT except for finals & Classification. OT will be 3 minutes.

Officials

  • 2 Referees supplied by NWB (schools can also nominate an official to assist with rostering as part of the team nomination process)
  • 1 scoretable official provided from NWB for shot clock
  • 1 scoretable official provided by each competing team
  • Championship Final games – 3 scoretable officials supplied by NWB & stats (for Championship Divisions only)
  • Court Supervisor
  • Referee Supervisor
  • Sports Medic

Registration Process

  • Information goes out to WSL 2021 & any potential schools in Term 4.
  • Team Nominations are then opened via an online form from Monday 1st November 2021. https://www.surveymonkey.com/r/WSL2022
  • Online Team Nominations Close Friday 4th March 2022.
  • Schools notified of team status (either auto qualified or qualifying tournament) & any Draft Qualifying Tournament Fixtures sent out by Friday 18th March 2022.
  • NWB enter the teams into sports TG
  • Schools provide a team list for each team & must have players registered online prior to Round 1 using the registration links provided. Returning players use their log in details from previous season when registering in sports tg. New players need to create a profile (if they do not have a sports tg account)

 

WSL 2022 Automatic Championship Division Qualifiers

Junior Girls

  • Dakabin State High School
  • Northside Christian College
  • St Eugene’s College

Junior Boys

  • St Joseph’s Nudgee College
  • Northside Christian College
  • St Columban’s College
  • Dakabin State High School

Senior Girls

  • Dakabin State High School
  • Northside Christian College
  • Mt Maria College
  • St Eugene’s College

Senior Boys

  • Dakabin State High School
  • St Columban’s College
  • St Joseph’s Nudgee College
  • Northside Christian College