Last Updated: October 22, 2016

Upcoming 2016 - 2017 Season

August 2, 2016
To all Coordinators and Coaches,                                                                             
*If you are receiving this email and retired from Coaching; please pass onto the appropriate person and let me know if you need to be removed from this list. I do not want to bombard you with the preseason emails. 
"Thank you" for your past participation with the GSBL. 
We hope you are all having a great summer. With the basketball season 5 months away we would like to share with you some dates to save for the upcoming season: 
League Meeting Wednesday Sept 7 - 7:00 - 8:00pm  
Ridge High School Old Gym              
[we ask that at least one representative from each town be present].
1.     Commitment Fee $110 if paid by Saturday October 1, thereafter $125 by Sunday October 23. 
2.     Registration Deadline - Sunday Oct 23 
3.     Gym availability and conflict dates submitted to League Scheduler (Link K. same as last year -He does a GREAT job! )- Friday Oct 28. Please start working on your gym availability now. 
4. Please give us at least 10 Home dates  and times (per team) so we can schedule 7 or 8 Home games. 
5. If willing to play back to back Home/Away games please designate what dates you are willing to do this. 
6.     Preliminary schedules distributed to Town Coordinators and Coaches - Monday Nov 14 
7.    Coordinators and Coaches review dates together and submit acceptance or FINAL changes to GSBL - Monday Nov 21
8.     Final schedules posted on website - Wed Nov 23 
9.     Start of Season - Saturday Nov 26 (if you need to start after a certain date please mark those dates as conflict dates) 
10.     End of Season - Sunday Feb 19
11.    Playoff pairings announced - Wed Feb 22
12.  Playoffs 
1st Round: Wed Feb 23 - Sat Feb 25 
Semis: Sun Feb 26 - Sat Mar 4 
Finals: Sun Mar 5 [3 sites - no changes] 
13. Finals - Super Sunday March 5 [games will be hosted at 3 sites again with similar game time schedule as last year - no changes] 
o    If interested in hosting please email Hoddy Mahon or call 908-451-1486
Additional Items: 
  • All teams will be required to have at least one email displayed on website for contacting during the season (you may have multiple). IF you want yours removed please let us know with the New Contact person's information. 
  • Teams playing in multiple leagues please coordinate your gym time prior to Oct 28 deadline. We want to secure your schedule early so you don't have many changes to make. ** Please do not give the same gym time to your various leagues. Coordinate with your Town Coordinator/Scheduler to avoid these conflicts. 
  • Teams preferring to play 2 games on a weekend day please mark that on your gym availability forms. Host and Away 
  • All forms will be updated and on website August 1.
  • All teams will be responsible to post their game scores to the website; within 24 hours after game being played. 
  • Please start sending me your notice of intent to play; include gender, division (highest, middle, lowest) and amount of teams for your town.
  • If you were undefeated or had a large margin of victory - you are encouraged to move to the higher division.  
  • League website -
If anyone has any topics they would like to discuss prior to the meeting please give me a call. 
We look forward in everyone returning so we can continue to have competitive games and another GREAT SEASON for the players! 
Enjoy the rest of your summer, 
Hoddy Mahon 
cc: Board of GSBL 

2016 Season Wrap-up

March 21, 2016
  • Thanks for another great season.
  • See you next fall!


4B  Washington   4B  Basking Ridge White  
5B  Basking Ridge Green   5B  Basking Ridge White   5B  Bernardsville Red
6B  Basking Ridge Green   6B  Westfield Grey   6B  Union
7B  East Orange   7B  Bridgewater Panthers   7B  Branchburg
8B  East Orange   8B  Parsippany PAL Red   8B  IHM
4G  Roseland    
5G  Randolph Blue   5G  Denville  
6G  Bridgewater   6G  Long Valley  
7G  Chester   7G  Bridgewater  
8G  Edison - St. Matthews   8G  Cranford