JOINING INFORMATION

Player Information

Player Information


Our Mission

River City Hornets Basketball Clubs purpose is to provide a positive and broad experience in basketball to promote lifelong participation. Through the development of healthy attitudes towards both physical activity and team based activities and the strengthening of social bonds and connection.



Due to Covid-19 we have had disruptions to Season 1 and as a consequence will be recommencing this season in July.  Unfortunately that means we are currently unable to accept any new players for, what would normally be, the new season, Season 2. 


Season/Age Groups

Season 1, 2020

School Terms 1 and 2

Even age groups

U8 Miniball (Born 2013 - 2014)

U10 Mixed (Born 2011, 2012)

U12 Boys/Girls (Born 2009 - 2010)

U14 Boys/Girls (Born 2007 - 2008)

U16 Boys/Girls (Born 2005 - 2006)

U18 Boys/Girls (Born 2003 - 2004)

U20 Boys/Girls (Born 2001 - 2002)

Season 2, 2020

School Terms 3 and 4

Odd age groups

U7 Miniball (Born 2014 - 2015)

U9 Mixed (Born 2012 - 2013)

U11 Boys/Girls (Born 2010 - 2011)

U13 Boys/Girls (Born 2008 - 2009)

U15 Boys/Girls (Born 2006 - 2007)

U17 Boys/Girls (Born 2004 - 2005)

U19 Boys/Girls (Born 2002 - 2003)



Season 1, 2020 Dates


Juniors

River City Hornets Planning Calendar 2020.pdf


Training Days

Training days and times are dependent on availability of coaches and will be finalised at start of season. Generally our training sessions are held weekdays between 4:00-7:00 pm at Hibiscus Sports Complex.


Players are expected to attend weekly training sessions with their team. Each player is required to bring a basketball and water bottle to training.


There are three different size basketballs used in our competition.

Size 5 – Under 7
Size 6 – Under 9 – 14 Girls & Boys, U14 - U18 Girls
Size 7 – U16+ Boys


Season 1, 2020 training times is as follows until further notice:


Age Group

Day

Time

U8 Miniball

TBA

U10 Mixed

TBA

U12 Boys/Girls

TBA

U14 Boys/Girls

TBA

U16 Boys

TBA

U18 Boys

TBA

U16-U20 Girls

TBA


Game Details

Gender

Age Group

Fixture Day

Times

Venues

Boys and Girls

U8 Miniball

Saturday

8am

Runcorn

Boys and Girls

U10 – U12

Saturday

Between 8am and 2pm

Hibiscus or Runcorn

Boys

U16 Div 1 & 2

Friday night

Between 5.10pm & 9pm

Hibiscus or Runcorn

Boys

U16 Div 3

Saturday

Between 8am & 2pm

Hibiscus or Runcorn

Boys

U18 & U20

Friday night

Between 5.10pm & 9pm

Hibiscus or Runcorn

Girls

U16 and U18

Friday night

Between 5.10pm & 9pm

Hibiscus or Runcorn


Games are 4 x 10 minutes quarters with running clock.

Miniball players are mixed teams, using a modified court, 3 on 3 and lower hoop height.

Under 10/11's consists of mixed teams, full court, 4 on 4 and normal hoop height with the exception of Division 3 players who utilise the lower hoop height.

Venues
Runcorn State High School, Hill Rd, Runcorn



Hibiscus Sports Complex, Klumpp Rd, Mt Gravatt