Junior Trials for 2022/23 

Trials for our 2022/23 junior teams (U10-U18) will be held in stages during August and September 2022.

Trials include an External component (for players who have not played District basketball with the Bearcats in 2022) and an Internal component (for existing Bearcat District players and other invited participants).

Please note: Current West Adelaide District players do NOT need to register or attend the External trials below. There will be Internal sessions in September for current District players for next season's age groups - see those dates further below.

The 2022/23 season commences in October 2022 (Term 4 of the school year). 

West will be entering teams in Basketball SA's District competition and the new ACBA West competition.

EXTERNAL TRIALS - JUNIOR BOYS & GIRLS - U10 TO U18

These trials are only for players who have NOT played District Basketball with the West Adelaide Bearcats in 2022You may be new to club basketball, playing Domestic (D-League), or currently be playing with a different club. 

PLEASE NOTE:

  • All External Junior Trials are at Port Adelaide (50 St Vincent Street) 

  • Arrive at least 15 minutes early and bring a water bottle and a basketball (if you have one)

REGISTRATION FOR EXTERNAL TRIALS

External Junior Trial Times: Sunday 28 August 2022

ALL UNDER 10s

  • Under 10 Girls and Boys (born 2014/15/16) - 9:30am to 11:00am

BOYS – U12 to U18

  • Under 16/18 Boys (born 2006/07/08/09) - 8:00am to 9:30am

  • Under 14 Boys (born 2010/11) - 11am to 12:30pm

  • Under 12 Boys (born 2012/13) - 12:30pm to 2pm

GIRLS – U12 to U18

  • Under 12/14/16/18 Girls (born 2006 to 2013) - 11am to 12:30pm

FURTHER INFORMATION:

For further information please contact:

  • Dion Grieger (0432 974 536)

INTERNAL TRIALS - JUNIOR BOYS & GIRLS - U10 TO U18

These trials are for players who HAVE played District Basketball with the West Adelaide Bearcats in 2022, and some invited participants from external trials

With the short turnaround between seasons we will only be having one trial before breaking into squads/teams. There will likely be player movement in grading / preseason (Oct/Nov/Dec 2022). 

Sunday 18 September at Port Adelaide

  • 8am-9.30am: U18 Boys (born 2006/07)

  • 9.45am-11.15am: U14 Boys (born 2010/11)

  • 11.30am-1pm: U12 Girls (born 2012/13)

  • 1.15pm-2.45pm: U12 Boys (born 2012/13)

  • 3pm-4.30pm: U16 Boys (born 2008/09)

 

Sunday 18 September at Lefevre Community Stadium

  • 8.30am-10am: U14 Girls (born 2010/11)

  • 10.15am-11.45am: U16 Girls (born 2008/09)

 

Monday 19 September at Port Adelaide

  • 6pm-7.30pm: U18 Girls (born 2006/07)

 

Tuesday 20 September at Port Adelaide

  • 4.30pm-6pm: U10 Boys (born 2014/15/16)

 

Wednesday 21 September at Port Adelaide

  • 4.30pm-6pm: U10 Girls (born 2014/15/16)

FURTHER INFORMATION:

For further information please contact:

  • Dion Grieger (0432 974 536)

TRIALS - YOUTH LEAGUE MEN (U21) AND WOMEN (U23)

Youth League Trials for U21 Men & U23 Women will be held on the following days.

 

Monday 5 September at Flinders Park Primary School

  • U23 Women (born 2001, 2002, 2003, 2004, 2005): 6pm-7.30pm 

 

Sunday 11 September at Port Adelaide

  • U21 Men (born 2003, 2004, 2005): 4pm-5.30pm

FURTHER INFORMATION - YOUTH LEAGUE:

U21 MEN

Roger Stankovic 
Mobile: 0427 221 157

Email: rogerstankovic316@gmail.com  

U23 WOMEN 

Andrew Nowak

Mobile: 0405 154 511

Email: apnowak69@gmail.com