The Viper Rep season runs from September 2019 to June 2020, depending on the Division
Vipers teams all play in the Ontario Baskball League (OBL) (a league run by the Ontario Basketball Association (OBA). These games are usually on either Saturday or Sunday about once per month. In addition, they may play in 1 or 2 OBA sanctioned tournaments during the course of the season.
Viper Rep teams may practice up to 3 times per week including 1 on Saturday during the season
Tournament entry and play is decided by the team Coach, Manager, and Executive Administrator
Each player receives:
Viper jersey, returned at the end of the season
Shorts are supplied but are considered a personal item and need to be purchased
Game warmup jersey
Registration Fee is $600. At registration a $275 fee is due immediately, the balance is due after a successful tryout result
Practice schedules are shared after teams have been finalized
Please note: Multiple teams may be created in any Division. For example U10 Girls can have 3 teams playing in that division
|Boys Divisions||Girls Divisions||Age||Year of Birth|
|U10 Boys||U10 Girls||Under 10 as of January 1, 2020||2010 or 2011|
|U11 Boys||U11 Girls||Under 11 as of January 1, 2020||2009|
|U12 Boys||U12 Girls||Under 12 as of January 1, 2020||2008|
|U13 Boys||U13 Girls||Under 13 as of January 1, 2020||2007|
|U14 Boys||U14 Girls||Under 14 as of January 1, 2020||2006|
|U15 oys||U15 Girls||Under 15 as of January 1, 2020||2005|
|U16 Boys||U16 Girls||Under 16 as of January 1, 2020||2004|
|U17 Boys||U17 Girls||Under 17 as of January 1, 2020||2003|
|U19 Men||U19 Women||Under 19 as of January 1, 2020||2001 or 2002|
|U - Under|
Viper (Rep) Registration will now be separate from House League (HL) Registration
If any player is trying out for a Viper (Rep) team this season, a Viper Registration must be completed.
A player cannot be registered for both programs if below U15 BOYS as the HL and Rep seasons overlap, in these age groups.
For U15 BOYS and above, a player can register and play in both HL and Rep programs if desired, as the seasons do not overlap in these age groups.
If an age eligible player chooses to play both Rep and HL, registration needs to be completed for both programs
If a player is not selected to play on a (Rep) team, the (Rep) registration fee can be transferred to (HL) if desired
** Players must be registered early to exercise the option to play (HL) in the event of an unsuccessful (Rep) tryout.
Increased (HL) registration can initiate a Registration Cut-off and then a Wait List. Any (HL) registration received past the Cut-off period will be added to the Wait List.
As in the past, once you are registered for Viper (Rep) you will be sent try-out dates by email. Ensure that your correct email address is included in your registration.
All players must be registered in order to attend a Viper try-out.
Rep teams generally practice between 2-3 times per week, including 1 on Saturday.
Viper teams all play in the Ontario Baskball League (OBL) (a league run by the Ontario Basketball Association (OBA)). These games are usually on either Saturday or Sunday about once per month. In addition, they may play in 1 or 2 OBA sanctioned tournaments during the course of the season.
Most weekend tournaments that our teams attend are run by clubs from Waterloo, Cambridge, Guelph, Brantford, Hamilton, etc. However there is possible travel to such centres as Barrie, Windsor, Toronto, etc.
The Rep season also lasts a little longer than House League, typically into April or May for the younger boys and the girls teams, U10 to U14.
The older girls teams (U15 to U19) start after the girls high school season.
The older boys teams (U15 to U19) start later in the season, beginning after the boys' high school season. The older boys age groups can play house league without interfering with their rep season but there is an additional registration required.
The Provincial Cup Championship tournament is hosted by various centres in Ontario, the site is selected by the OBA and announced on their website
The Ontario Championship for the top eight teams in each Divsion is hosted at the Pan Am Centre in Toronto (Scarborough)