The JP Sports Winter Youth Basketball League is our core program. Serving the Jefferson County and beyond high school areas for over three decades, our Winter League sets the standard for youth sports done right. For youth players in grades 2 thru 8, with skill levels that range from never-played-before-beginner to the elite competitive travel-team players, we have the division to fit your skill level.
Our Winter League is open to the youth basketball players in the following high school areas:
Green Mountain | Alameda | Arvada West | Chatfield | Conifer | D'Evelyn | Evergreen | Lakewood | Mullen | Pomona | Ralston Valley | Standley Lake | Wheat Ridge | and others...
If you are outside of these areas and are interested in joining the league, please call or email JP Sports for more information: (303) 880-1415,
RULES: Click here to link to our Game and League Rules Page.
WINTER LEAGUE INFORMATION:
Registration open now through October 4, 2019, late fee of $15 after Oct 4, late fee of $25 after Oct 11.
Available for boys & girls grades 2 through 8.
$220 per-player for grades 2, 3, & 4: 10-game guarantee plus playoffs for qualifying teams. ALL PRACTICE & GYM TIME FEES INCLUDED. There will be an additional cost for Uniforms, see Jerseys & Uniforms section below.
$235 per-player for grades 5, 6, 7, & 8: 12-game guarantee plus playoffs for qualifying teams. ALL PRACTICE & GYM TIME FEES INCLUDED. There will be an additional cost for Uniforms, see Jerseys & Uniforms section below.
$170 per-player for teams not needing league-provided practice time. If uniforms are needed for these teams, there will be an additional cost per player, see Jerseys & Uniforms section below.
Roster rules do not require all players to be from same high school area and will include separation of teams with competitive players from teams with recreation-level players.
Individual Registration: we can place you on a team, or you can request to be on a specific team.
Divisions for teams with various skills levels: Gold, A, B, and C in most age groups.
No Sunday Games or Practices.
PRACTICES begin November 4, and each team will have an average of 2 practices per week throughout the season. Coaches will pick their practice time and location based on available gym time.
REGULAR SEASON GAMES begin the Monday after Thanksgiving, the week of December 2, and will conclude on or before February 15, 2020. Games could be any day of the week except Sunday. Game day typically varies from week to week. Game locations will be in the Jefferson County area and will range from the north in the Pomona area to the south in the Columbine / Chatfield area.
PLAYOFFS & LEAGUE CHAMPIONSHIPS will be held the week of February 18 and will end on or before February 22, 2020. The top 8 teams in each division will qualify for the playoffs, single elimination format.
No Game Admission Fees for Spectators.
A $30 fee will be charged for any player withdrawing prior to the registration deadline. Requests for refunds must be in writing and sent to JP Sports. NO REFUNDS WILL BE ISSUED AFTER THE COACHES MEETING IN OCTOBER, FOR ANY REASON.
JERSEYS & UNIFORMS:
There will be an additional cost for uniforms. Each player must have a matching team uniform.
Green Mountain area players will be getting NEW uniforms for the 2019-2020 season, with the updated style, colors, and logos. If you are a returning player in GM, you will need to purchase a new uniform. Uniforms will be ordered by team on or around the week of October 7.
Teams from non-Green Mountain areas may decide to purchase their own uniforms as a team or may decide to order uniforms from JP Sports for an additional cost. Custom uniforms are available from JP Sports. Uniforms will be ordered by team on or around the week of October 7.
Are you interested in coaching? We need YOU! Please fill out the Coaches Application on the JP Sports website (link below). Once the application is approved, you will need to complete the background check and the concussion training.
Coaches Application: Every first-time head coach, and any coach that did not coach in the league last winter season must fill out a coaches application followed by the background check and the concussion training.
Background Check: good for two consecutive seasons, each coach must complete the background check once every two years.