Basketball Pathway

The Bearcats have junior basketball options for all ages, experience and abilities. We provide a full service pathway for boys and girls in Adelaide's western beachside and portside suburbs, from beginners to elite.  Follow the links to start today!

RECRUITMENT

DEVELOPMENT LEAGUE

​The Bearcats ‘D-League’ is a junior competition designed to introduce children aged 5 to 12 to playing basketball in a team environment whilst also improving their skills, having fun and gaining some enjoyable exercise in the process. 

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JUNIOR DISTRICT

District basketball involves the best club teams in South Australia. The West Adelaide Bearcats currently field around 50 junior teams (boys and girls) in Basketball South Australia’s district competitions in Adelaide, in the under 10, 12, 14, 16 and 18 age groups. ​

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BASKETBALL SA
HIGH PERFORMANCE

  • Emerging Athlete Development Program (ages 13 & 14)

  • State Team Programs (U16/18/20)

  • National Programs

Visit: BSA High Performance Programs

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YOUTH LEAGUE, SENIOR DISTRICT & RESERVES

Youth League (U21/23), Senior District and Reserves basketball are the stepping stones to NBL1 Central competition and wider basketball options.  ​

  • USA Club tours

  • US College options

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NBL1 CENTRAL

The Bearcats top Men's & Women's teams compete in NBL1 Central, the top basketball competition for South Australia's elite men's teams. The League is played between April and September and includes 10 clubs from metropolitan Adelaide.

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  • NBL/WNBL

  • International club basketball 

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