HILLS HORNETS U12-U18 REPRESENTATIVE PROGRAM
Hills Basketball Association representative teams compete in a variety of competitions controlled by NSW Basketball Association. The Hills Hornets representative program is one of the largest and most successful in New South Wales.
Through the years, the Hills Hornets Representative Program has produced some great athletes and officials. With numerous state players and coaches, several NBL, WNBL and Australian representative players, the Hornets program has become a leader in development.
As a community organisation, we have aims beyond that of a win/loss record, measuring success by the development of fundamental skills, players understanding of the game and inclusion. There is an expectation that whilst involved in the Hills Hornets Representative Program, every coach, player, parent, committee member and official understands and abides by the policies and guidelines in the Hornets Handbook, along with HBA and BNSW Policies, Procedures and By-Laws.
|Hornets Club Day||Saturday 8 February 2020|
|Preseason Games||Sunday 9 February 2020|
|MJL Preseason Week 1||Saturday 15 & Sunday 16 February 2020|
|MJL Preseason Week 2||Sunday 23 February 2020|
|MJL Preseason Week 3||Sunday 1 March 2020|
|MJL Round 1||Sunday 15 March 2020|
|MJL Round 2||Sunday 22 March 2020|
|MJL Round 3||Sunday 29 March 2020|
|MJL Round 4||Sunday 5 April 2020|
|MJL Round 5||Sunday 26 April 2020|
|MJL Round 6||Sunday 3 May 2020|
|MJL Round 7||Sunday 10 May 2020|
|MJL Round 8||Sunday 17 May 2020|
|MJL Round 9||Sunday 24 May 2020|
|MJL Round 10||Sunday 31 May 2020|
|Melbourne Classic (D1 teams)||Saturday 6 June – Monday 8 June 2020|
|Nunawading Tournament (D2/3 teams)||Saturday 6 June – Monday 8 June 2020|
|MJL Round 11||Sunday 14 June 2020|
|MJL Round 12||Sunday 21 June 2020|
|MJL Round 13||Sunday 28 June 2020|
|MJL Round 14||Sunday 5 July 2020|
|MJL Semi Finals||Sunday 19 July 2020|
|MJL Prelminary Finals||Sunday 26 July 2020|
|MJL Grand Finals||Sunday 2 August 2020|
|State Cup (D2 Top 4 teams)||Saturday 8 & Sunday 9 August 2020|
|State Championships (D1 Top 4 teams)||Friday 21 Aug – Sunday 23 Aug 2020|
|U14 Club Championships||26 September – 4 October 2020|
|Junior Presentation Night||Saturday 10 October 2020|
Click here for further information regarding HITP programs.
HITP Rep Camps
Thursday 23 & Friday 24 January 2020
Thursday 16 & Friday 17 April 2020
Wednesday 8 & Thursday 9 July 2020
HITP Early Bird Shooting/S&C
Term 1 2020 | Tue 4 February – Tue 31 March 2020 (inclusive)
Term 2 2020 | Tue 5 May – Tue 30 June 2020 (inclusive)
Please note that Hills Hornets Representative program is heavily subsidised by the Hills Basketball Association. Fees of $680 per person include Training, Preseason tournaments, Waratah Metro Junior League fixtures, State Cup, State Championships, HITP and Elite Camps as per schedule. Fees are non-refundable.
Representative Fees for 2020 $680 per person.
- 5 December 2019 | Acceptance Fee $250
- 20 February 2020 | $215
- 16 April 2020 | $215
Development Player Fees for 2020 $460
- 5 December 2019 | Acceptance Fee $250 (non-refundable)
- 20 February 2020 | $210
Click here to complete Player & Parent Representative Agreement Form by 5 December 2019. In addition, players must pay the acceptance fee of $250 by the 5 December 2019.
Representative Trials are conducted during November each year. Click here for further information.
U12 Athletes (non-rep, local competition players) are selected by our Representative Coaches to participate in the Rep Rookie program. Squad members will train for two terms (term 1 & 2) and participate in two carnivals.
Click here for further information regarding our U12 Rep Rookie Squad.
Hills Representative Program will accept a maximum of two transfers per junior age group from other Representative Associations competing in the Waratah Junior Metro League. Players who have moved into The Hills Council region are not classified as transfers.
Players looking to trial from another Club must complete the attached ‘Permission to Trial’ form & submit prior to trialling. Click here to download a Permission to Trial Form.
NSW CLEARANCE FORM | If selected in a Hills Hornets Representative team player clearance will be processed by Hills Basketball Association online with the previous Association. Please note that clearances can be blocked due to outstanding monies or clothing to the Association the play is leaving from.
INTERSTATE CLEARANCE FORM | If selected in a Hills Hornets Representative teams interstate players must complete an Interstate Clearance Form. Click here to download an Interstate Clearance Form.
Throughout the year the Hornets Representative Program conducts special events to assist with further development of athletes, enjoyment of Basketball or to raise funds for Interstate or International team events. Our community also conducts many events to assist in our GIVING BACK project.
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