Basketball is played during Terms 2 and 3. The school caters for a range of social and competitive teams.
There are a number of different leagues and competitions in which teams play. Social and junior basketball are played on Friday nights with the top junior team also playing on a Sunday. Senior and development teams play mid-week evening games. The senior A and U16 basketball teams compete in regional qualifying tournaments in September. With the Senior A team having a national tournament through qualification.
Both teams have a number of inter-school games and the 1st V competes in the Super 8 tournament early in Term 3.
Teacher Responsible: Mr D Bublitz
Competition and Teams: The Senior A plays Men’s Premier grade, Senior B plays Men’s B grade. Senior development plays in Senior A league. Junior A plays in Taranaki secondary school juniors. Senior/Junior social play New Plymouth social grade.
Training: Varies from team to team
Uniform and Equipment: Uniforms are hired for the season as part of the registration fee. Failure to return singlet will result in bill for replacement cost.
Cost: Junior and senior social $40 for the season. Senior A, B and development have an $80-100 registration. Tournaments range from $300 – $500 per tournament.
Social Social basketball will be a NPBHS league only this year and will be played at NPBHS Gym. These teams will be finalised in Week 7 and letters will be sent home once finalised.
You will not be put into a team until the subscription for the season of $40 has been paid.
You can pay online with internet banking as detailed below.
Please deposit $40.00 into the following bank account details: 15-3953-0482145-80
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