K-W YBA House League Division Specific Rules
Atom (ages 10- 11)
- Game play in Aton is 4 on 4; follow the 4 player Rotation Sheet during games
- Defense will be man-to-man and half court only. Once the defensive team secures player control of the ball, the other team must retreat into their backcourt behind the 8-second line.
- No double teaming unless the defense dribbles into it.
- Foul shots will be taken from a spot 12” closer to the basket from the foul line.
- No 3-point shot.
- Officials will concentrate on calling the following:
- out-of-bounds, travelling, double dribble
- 5-second inbound violation
- 8-second front court & over and back
- 3 seconds in the key
- 5 second closely guarded (non-dribbler)