About ASC

Dates

The 2018 Australian School Championships will be held from Sunday 2 December to Friday 7 December, 2018.

Sunday 2nd December: Team Registrations, Training, Team Photos, Opening Ceremony & Technical Meeting
Monday 3rd December: Round Games
Tuesday 4th December: Round Games
Wednesday 5th December: Round Games
Thursday 6th December: Preliminary Finals
Friday 7th December: Finals & Medal Presentations

 

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Opening Ceremony, Team Registrations & Technical Meeting

The Opening Ceremony and Team Registrations will take place on Sunday 2 December, 2018 at the State Basketball Centre.

All teams are required to complete their registration on this day and attend the Opening Ceremony and Technical Meeting.

The Opening Ceremony will commence at 7pm.

 

Venues

The 2018 Australian School Championships will be held at the following venues:

State Basketball Centre - 291 George Street, Wantirna South VIC

Knox Basketball Stadium - 7 Park Crescent, Boronia VIC 

Dandenong Basketball Stadium - 270 Stud Road, Dandenong VIC 

 

Draw

The draw for the 2018 Australian Schools Championships will be released approximately one (1) month prior to the commencement of the championship.

 

Divisions

The Australian Schools Championships has two divisions: Championship Division & Participation Division.

Championship Division: The Championship Division is for the top placed senior team from each state, with a maximum of eight (8) teams of each gender. Teams need to qualify through and be nominated by their respective State/Territory Basketball Association. Wildcard Places: If a state declines to send a team then schools may be invited to apply for a wildcard position. To be eligible for a wildcard  position the school must be registered and intending to participate in the participation division. 

Participation  Division:  The Participation division is open to all Australian secondary schools. It is played in the below age groups with multiple divisions dependent on the number of nominations.

Participation Division Age Groups:
Senior U20 Division: for players aged 19 years and younger as at 31 December, 2018 – born in 1999 or later
Junior U17 Division: for players aged 16 years and younger as at 31 December, 2018 – born in 2002 or later
Freshman U15 Division: for players aged 14 years and younger as at 31 December, 2018 – born in 2004 or later

 

Team Entries

Team Registrations for the 2018 Australian Schools Championships are now open. Click here to complete the team registration.

Early bird registrations are open until 31 July, 2018 at $950 per team.

Standard team registrations for 2018 is $1050.

Team registrations will close on 22 October, 2018.

All athletes, coaches and team staff must complete individual registrations, click here to access to the individual registration form. You will require your team code from the team registration to complete.

 

Accommodation

There is plenty of accommodation is the surrounding areas. We have put together a short list of places to close by. Please note that the Australian School Championships is not officially affiliated with any of these venues.

Click here to view list.

 

Tournament Guidelines

The tournament guidelines for the 2018 Australian School Championships have been set.

Click here to view them.

 

Volunteer

Basketball Australia is seeking volunteers to assist at the championships. Please click here for further details or here to register your interest.

 

Contacts 

For all queries or questions please contact Basketball Australia

championships@basketball.net.au
Roshni Prasad - School Championships Intern
Renee Narcis - Australian Junior Championships Manager