CHAMBERLAYNE YOUTH BASKETBALL LEAGUE
FREQUENTLY ASKED QUESTIONS
What is CYBL?
The CHAMBERLAYNE YOUTH BASKETBALL LEAGUE exists to promote the mental and physical development of youths through the game of basketball by stressing teamwork, sportsmanship and integrity to build self confidence. The CYBL is committed to the instruction and development of basketball skills for its member youths. All participants will take pleasure in learning the game and acquiring the necessary fundamentals needed to play the game. WE DO NOT FOCUS ON WINNING OR LOSING; we advocate a winning spirit! Our goal as an organization is to provide every youth that joins our league the opportunity to maximize their talent in all areas be it sports, academics, and the arts. For the last 18 years the CYBL has strived to offer youth from all walks of life a place to play basketball; extending out to the North, South, East and West of Henrico County.
Do I have to live in Henrico County to play for CYBL?
NO. While the majority of our children do live in Henrico County it is not mandatory that any child who wishes to participate live in the County.
What are the ages and divisons?
Peewee Division: Ages 5-7 *Can not turn 8 before January 1st*
Minor Division: Ages 8-9 *Can not turn 10 before January 1st*
Junior Division: Ages 10-11 *Can not turn 12 before January 1st*
Senior Division: Ages 12-14 *Can not turn 15 by January 1st*
Super Seniors: Ages 15-18 *18yr olds must be in High School*
Can my daughter play in CYBL?
YES. CYBL is a Co-Ed youth basketball league.
When do practices start?
Practice starts the weeks of December 1st-December 15 and resume after Christmas break in January
Is there a try-out?
NO. Every child who registers will be placed on a team.
Can my child register if he/she has never played before?
YES. CYBL is committed to the development of players of all skill levels on and off of the court.
When is the first game of the regular season?
The regular season begins the first Saturday of January.
What days are games played on?
All regular season and playoff games are played on Saturdays. Championship games are played on the Sunday following the semi-finals.
What are the CYBL basketball camps?
CYBL basketball camps are designed for players to work with our coaching staff on the fundamentals skills of basketball. Camps are free and open to ALL players, registered and non registered.
When does registration begin?
Registration begins September 1st of every year.
When does registration end?
Registration ends on November 30th. In the event all teams are not filled we accept players on first come first serve basis.
What do I need to register?
Birth Certificate or DMV ID, registration form filled out completly, and payment (cash, check , or money order)
How do I become a coach?
CYBL is always looking for qualified BASKETBALL coaches. Submit a coaching application to the President and Athletic Director for review.
How can I become involved with CYBL?
In order to continue building a strong league for our children we need your help. If you are able to volunteer any of your time to assist with league activities it would be greatly appreciated. We need parental support in the following areas:
[ ] Concession/Fundraising
[ ] Team Manager
[ ] Awards Ceremony
[ ] Picture Day
[ ] Meet & Greet
[ ] Equipment
[ ] Score Keepers & Clock Operators