Teams for girls and boys from under 12 to under 20, playing in Melbourne and surrounds in serious graded VJBL competition on Friday evenings, for committed and capable players. Selection into a team occurs after selection trials, usually held in October each year. Once selected into a team, consistent training participation and game attendance is required.
|About the VJBL Junior Representative competition|
|Fixtures, results and ladders|
Collingwood Basketball Association has girls and boys teams representing the association in the Victorian Junior Basketball League (VJBL).
The VJBL covers Metropolitan Melbourne and a small number of regional locations. It runs five levels of competition: Victorian Junior Championship League and Victorian Junior Leagues 1- 4. VJL 5 and lower covers North and West Metropolitan Melbourne. It runs various levels of competitions depending on the number of teams.
Games are played on Friday evenings, with commencement times between 6.40 and 9.40pm. Collingwood home games are currently played at Collingwood College, 10 McCutcheon Way, Collingwood.
The season begins in October with practice matches. Grading matches are conducted from November to March, and the season of 18 rounds runs from March to August. Finals are conducted in August – September.
Teams comprise players who are under the age of 12, 14, 16, 18 and 21 years on the 31st December of the year in which the season finishes.
Collingwood currently has 10 girls and 14 boys teams playing in the 2019-20 representative season.
The following table provides access to representative information. The VJBL site contains information relating to VJBL and the regional conferences.
|Fixtures, Results & Ladders||VJBL Venues|
|Current Venue Plan|
|Rules of Operation|
|Timing Rules||VJBL Parent Handbook|
|Stadium Contact List|
For more information about our representative program and the commitment expected, see the documents below. A scoring quick reference guide is also available.
|Rep player commitment|