REPRESENTATIVE TRIALS 2021

 THE EXPECTATIONS FOR THE 2021 SEASON HAVE BEEN SET HIGH, WITH BOTH THE NEW CURRICULUM READY FOR IMPLEMENTATION WITH A NEW TEAM OF EDUCATORS AND CURRICULUM COACHES. GOOD LUCK, LET THE TRIALS BEGIN!

Next session date/time/venue will be provided on the team squad list. Players may be cut from the squad at any time during trial period.  Squad lists will be posted on the TEAM SQUAD LIST by Tuesday 5pm following each trial. Those listed will be required to attend the following trial.

TRIAL PROCESS

  1. Players MUST register online and pay a one off $30 fee for the trial. Must be paid at least 48 hours prior to Trial.
  2. Players may be cut from the squad at any time during trial period. 
  3. Squad lists will be posted on the website by Tuesday afternoon following each trial. Those listed will be required to attend the following trial.
  4. Players who withdrew from a 2020 Hornets team after teams were announced will not be considered for selection for 12 months.
  5. Players are asked to wear a light/dark reversible singlet to trials.
  6. Athletes & parents are required to read the Hornets Handbook prior to attending trials.
  7. All trials are held at the Hills Basketball Stadium, Fred Caterson Reserve, Castle Hill. 
  8. All selected players and a parent will be required to attend the compulsory team meeting. Day & time to be confirmed. 

TRIAL DATES/TIMES


STEP 1 | PRE-TRIALS | Local Competition Players (non-rep players) / External Representative Players

Due to the number of male athletes trialing for Hornets Representative teams and to ensure all athletes are given careful consideration, PRE-TRIALS have been introduced for local competition athletes (non-rep) and external representative players to trial and gain entry to the Hornets Representative Trials (Step 2). 

Under 12 Boys – Born 2010, 2011, 2012 | Sunday 8 November | 8am-10am

Under 14 Boys – Born 2008 & 2009 | Sunday 8 November | 10am-12n

Under 16 Boys – Born 2006 & 2007 | Sunday 8 November  | 12n-2pm

Under 18 Boys – Born 2004 & 2005 | Sunday 8 November | 2pm-4pm


STEP 2 | HORNETS REPRESENTATIVE TRIALS

BOYS – Athletes selected from Step 1 and Hornets Representative players from 2020 can attend.

GIRLS – Any athlete wishing to trial for the 2021 season may attend.

Under 12 Boys – Born 2010, 2011, 2012

Sun 15, 22, 29  Nov & Sun 6 Dec (8am-10am)

Under 12 Girls – Born 2010, 2011, 2012

Sun 15, 22, 29  Nov & Sun 6 Dec (8am-10am)

Under 14 Boys – Born 2008 & 2009

Sun 15 Nov (10am-12n), Sat 21 Nov (5.30-7.30pm) Sat 28 Nov (5.30-7.30pm) Sun 6 Dec (10am-12n)

Under 14 Girls – Born 2008 & 2009

Sun 15 Nov (10am-12n), Sat 21 Nov (3-5pm) Sat 28 Nov (3-5pm) Sun 6 Dec (10am-12n)

Under 16 Boys – Born 2006 & 2007

Sat 14 Nov (5.30-7.30pm), Sun 22 Nov (12n-2pm), Sun 29 Nov (12n-2pm), Sun 6 Dec (12n-2pm)

Under 16 Girls – Born 2006 & 2007

Sat 14 Nov (3-5pm), Sun 22 Nov (12n-2pm), Sun 29 Nov (12n-2pm), Sun 6 Dec (12n-2pm)

Under 18 Boys – Born 2004 & 2005

Sun 15 Nov (12n-2pm), Sat 21 Nov (7.30-9.30pm), Sat 28 Nov (7.30-9.30pm), Sat 5 Dec (7-9pm)

Under 18 Girls – Born 2004 & 2005

Sun 15 Nov (12n-2pm), Sat 21 Nov (5-7pm), Sat 28 Nov (5-7pm), Sat 5 Dec (5-7pm)

TRIAL DATES/TIMES

Youth League Women – U23 / Senior Women | Sunday 15, 22, 29 November & 6 December 2020 | 2pm-4pm

Youth League Men – U23 / Senior Men | Sunday 15, 22, 29 November & 6 December 2020 | 2pm-4pm

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.

If you wish to be considered for any representative team and you are injured or unwell to trial you need to email christie@hillshornets.com.au and inform the nature of your issue accompanied with Medical Certificate.

For further information please contact Christie Graham 9894-8944 (ext 3)  or christie@hillshornets.com.au

Registrations Open October

Our 2021 Representative Program trials have commenced. New development programs, additional high performance coaches and some unique opportunities will set the pace for 2021.  

2021 SQUAD LISTS

Congratulations to the following athletes who have been selected in a Hills Hornets Representative Team or Squad. 

UNDER 12 GIRLS SQUAD | Born 2010. 2011 & 2012  (dated)

UNDER 12 BOYS SQUAD | Born 2010. 2011 & 2012  (dated)

UNDER 14 GIRLS SQUAD | Born 2008 & 2009  (dated)

UNDER 14 BOYS SQUAD | Born 2008 & 2009  (dated)

UNDER 16 GIRLS SQUADS | Born 2006 & 2007  (dated)

UNDER 16 BOYS SQUAD | Born 2006 & 2007  (dated)

UNDER 18 GIRLS SQUAD | Born 2004 & 2005  (dated)

UNDER 18 BOYS SQUAD | Born 2004 & 2005  (dated)

SENIOR WOMEN SQUADS | Born 2004 or earlier (dated)

*Junior Players (U18 top aged born 2004 only) are permitted to trial for Senior teams, however they must fulfill all their junior commitment first.  

SENIOR MEN SQUAD | Born 2004 or earlier (dated)

*Junior Players (U18 top aged born 2004 only) are permitted to trial for Senior teams, however they must fulfill all their junior commitment first.