build a web site| fundraising| community| collect fees online| blogz
Danville Junior Basketball League: DJBL News & Announcements  

Danville Junior Basketball League

 
Home Home
DJBL News & Announcements DJBL News & Announcements
Events Events
Forms, Documents, Information Forms, Documents, Information
Frequently Asked Questions Frequently Asked Questions
Rec League Schedules Rec League Schedules
When Do Leagues Begin and End? When Do Leagues Begin and End?
Practice/Game Cancellation Policy Practice/Game Cancellation Policy
Locations Locations
Travel Basketball Travel Basketball
Travel League/Tournament Results Travel League/Tournament Results
Board Board
Divisions Divisions
Teams Teams
State Championship Appearances State Championship Appearances
DJBL Scholarships DJBL Scholarships
Sponsors Sponsors
Albums Albums
History of Basketball History of Basketball
Guestbook Guestbook
DJBL Coaches Tools DJBL Coaches Tools
Other Websites Other Websites

Admin
Last updated
10-09-14 09:21 PM
Get Directions to Danville Junior Basketball LeagueDanville Local Weather
Danville Junior Basketball League
Email The DJBL
601 W. County Road 200 North
Danville, Indiana
46122
Thursday, October 9
DJBL Rec League Registration Deadline is October 31st



The deadline to register your child, grade K-6, boy or girl, for the Danville Junior Basketball Recreational league is Friday, October 31st.

The league has gone to 100% online registrations  this season. There is no extra charge to register online. The online registration/payment feature can be accessed at the following link: DJBL Online Registration. This link, as well as detailed instructions to complete the registration process, are also available on the DJBL website, www.danvillebasketball.com. You will receive an email receipt on completion of the process. If you have a problem when using the online registration system, contact DJBL Public Relations Director Nathaniel Wills at PublicRelations@danvillebasketball.com or by telephone at 696-2954.

The DJBL will not exclude any eligible child from participation due to financial constraints. If your family anticipates a problem with the cost of registration, please contact DJBL Treasurer Ed Wills at Treasurer@DanvilleBasketball.com, or by telephone at 745-6853 for information regarding available financial options. Please make this contact well before the registration deadline.  After the registration deadline, October 31st, registrations will be accepted on a space available basis only, and will be subject to an additional $25 late fee. Please note that in cases of financial difficulty, the league registration fee may be reduced or waived entirely, however, the late fee will not be covered and will be required for registration. Please register well before the deadline.

Recreational league practices will begin the week of November 10th. In general, there will be one weeknight practice and one Saturday morning game/practice weekly (excluding holiday weekends) through early March. Further details are available on the league website, www.danvillebasketball.com, under "Frequently Asked Questions".  



Saturday, September 6
DJBL BOYS TRAVEL TRYOUTS SET FOR SEPTEMBER 20TH & 21ST

The Danville Junior Basketball League will be holding its annual boys travel basketball tryouts this month. Any boys in the community wishing to participate in the boys travel league are invited to attend.

The DJBL will select travel teams for player from grades 2 through 6 to compete in the Indy Hoops League.  Depending on interest and abilty, grades may have more than one team.  Games are played every Sunday, beginning in November, usually within a 30-45 minute travel time radius. Some games will be at Danville High School.  Games are NOT held on holiday weekends or during winter break.

Additional information is available at the DJBL website, www.danvillebasketball.com, and at the Indy Hoops league website.

All tryouts will be held in the gymnasium at Danville Community High School. Parents are encouraged to register their children online prior to coming to the tryouts but can complete the online registration at the high school the day of tryouts. Online registration may be completed on our registration website linked below: 

DJBL Online Registration

Dates and times for specific grades are below:

Saturday September 20th & Sunday September 21st:

 

  • 2nd & 3rd Grades - 3pm start
  • 4th Grade - 4pm start
  • 5th Grade - 5pm start
  • 6th Grade - 6pm start

 

Please plan for your son to attend both days of tryouts if at all possible. Your child must participate in at least one day of tryouts to be eligible for selection to the travel team.

QUESTIONS ABOUT THE BOYS TRAVEL PROGRAM MAY BE DIRECTED TO BOYS TRAVEL COORDINATOR, DOUG COLLIER AT BOYSTRAVEL@DANVILLEBASKETBALL.COM 



Saturday, September 6
DJBL Seeks Recreational League Coaches

The DJBL is seeking coaching candidates for the boys & girls recreational program.  Anyone with interest in coaching boys or girls grades K through 6 should indicate their interest on the online registration form for their son or daughter when completing the registration process.  Interested candidates will be contacted in early November prior to the start of the DJBL recreational league. 



Friday, January 20
Policy for Weather Related Delays/Cancellations



Should weather affect road conditions and it is deemed unsafe by the league and school system for our boys and girls in the DJBL (rec league or travel) to participate in practices or games, the DJBL will post a cancellation notice on this website as well as on our Facebook "Like" page at The DJBL on Facebook.



Monday, August 4
2014 DJBL Girls Travel Tryout Schedule Announced

The Danville Junior Basketball League will be holding its annual girls travel basketball troyouts this month.  Any girls in the community wishing to participate in the girls travel league is invited to attend.

The league will select travel teams from grades 3 through 6 to compete in the Indy Girls Hoops League fall and winter sessions, as well as travel teams from grades 7 and 8 to compete in the fall league only. Games are played as double headers every other Sunday, beginning September 12, usually within a 30-45 minute travel time radius. Some games will be at Danville High School. Additional information is available at the DJBL website, www.danvillebasketball.com, and at the Indy Girls Hoops League website.  

All tryouts will be held in the gymnasium at Danville Community High School.  Parents may register their children online prior to coming to the tryouts or complete the online registration at the high school the day of tryouts.  Online registration may be completed on our registration website linked below:

DJBL Online Registration

 

Dates and times for specific grades are below: 

Saturday August 23rd:

3:00-4:00- 3rd & 4th Grades

4:15-5:15- 5th & 6th Grades  

Sunday August 24th:

3:00-4:00- 3rd and 4th Grades

4:15-5:15- 5th and 6th Grades

5:30-6:30- 7th and 8th  Grades

 

Please plan for your daughter to attend both days of tryouts if at all possible. Your child must participate in at least one day of tryouts to be eligible for selection to the travel team. 



Monday, August 4
2014 DJBL Scholarship Winners Announced
The Danville Junior Basketball League recently awarded two $750 scholarships to outgoing Danville Community High School senior basketball players. Eligibility required the applicants to have participated in the Danville Junior Basketball League for at least one season during grades K-6, and to be a member of one of the Danville High School Varsity Basketball teams during their senior year. Applicants were further evaluated based on academic performance in high school and extra curricular activities. The 2014 scholarship winners were D.J. Shipley and Shawn Weir. The Danville Junior Basketball League wishes them, and all of the graduating seniors, good luck in their futures!

Thursday, March 20
Danville 6th Grade Travel Team Wins USSFA State Championship!
Class of 2021
On March 16, 2014 the DJBL Class of 2021 Travel team won the 2014 USSFA State Championships.  Congratulations!!

Monday, May 16
2013 DJBLScholarship Winner Announced

The Danville Junior Basketball League recently awarded  a $750 scholarship to one Danville High School senior basketball player.  Eligibility required the applicant to have participated in the Danville Junior Basketball League for at least one season during grades K-6, and to be a member of one of the Danville High School Varsity Basketball teams during their senior year.  Applicants were further evaluated based on academic performance in high school and extra curricular activities.  The 2013 scholarship winner is Scott Amor.  The Danville Junior Basketball League wishes him, and all of the graduating seniors, good luck in the future.



Thursday, March 20
Danville 5th Grade Travel Team Wins USSFA State Championship!
class of 2022
On March 16th, the Danville 5th Grade Travel Team won the USSFA State Chapionship.  Congratulations class of 2022!

Wednesday, November 18
DJBL Girls Travel Wins IGHL Crown!
4thIGHLChamps

The Danville Junior Basketball League's 4th grade girls travel teamfinished in 1st place in the Indy Girls Hoops fall league tournament,silver division. The team finished with a record of 10-1 in fall leagueplay.

Pictured in the bottom row from left to right: Coach Clint Riggles,Jenna Sullivan, Baylee Muse, Cailin Collier, Hannah Deno, Ali Means,Coach Dave Mood In the top row from left to right: Coach Doug Collier,Tori Leistner, Lexi Riggles, Rilee Mood, Brandi Wasson, Adelynn Collier



5BChampsHoopItUp
Danville Warriors 5B
Friday, November 13
DJBL Boys Score Big in “Hoop It Up” Tournament
Three Danville Junior Basketball League boys travel teams started their seasons strong at the “Hoop It Up” Tournament held last weekend at the Indy Indoor Sports Park. The DJBL 4th grade team won the tournament in the 4B bracket by beating Perry Meridian in their championship game. The 5th grade team won the 5B bracket by defeating New Castle in their championship game. And, the DJBL 6th grade team earned runner up position in the 6A bracket in a very close game against Mooresville.

4BChampsHoopItUp
Danville Warriors 4B

Thursday, March 12
Danville Warriors 3rd Grade Travel Finishes Second at USSFA State!
3rdUSSFAState

The Danville Warriors 3rd grade travel team took home second place at the USSFA Boys B1 State Championships on March 8th.  The boys qualified for the State Championships by defeating the Southside Rebels in the final B1 state qualifier.  In the state finals, the Warriors defeated Tri-West to advance to the championship before falling to Decatur Central in the state final game.  Way to go Warriors!

Front Row: Justin Siller, Michael Alderson, Treyton Smith, Sam Gray

Back Row: Coach Jeffrey Clark, Coach Dennis Wynn, Jackson Wynn, Alec Burton, Dylan Snider, Craig Smith

Not Pictured: Tarron Lawson, and Coach Brandon Lawson



Tuesday, January 20
Danville 3rd Grade Boys Travel Wins Winter Warrior Classic!
3rdWWC

The third grade boys travel team won the Winter Warrior Classic played at Cascade high school over winter break. 

Front Row: Sam Gray, Treyton Smith, Michael Alderson

Middle Row: Justin Siller, Alec Burton, Dylan Snider, Tarron Lawson

Back Row: Craig Smith, Brandon Lawson

Not Pictured: Jackson Wynn  



Tuesday, July 15
DJBL and DGBL Merge to Offer Both Girls and Boys Rec and Travel Teams!

The Danville Girls Basketball League (DGBL) has agreed to become a part of the Danville Junior Basketball League (DJBL) starting with the 2008-2009 season.  The newly formed DJBL Girls Leagues will not only include a regular recreational league for girls (grade K-6), but also provide a new opportunity in a Danville Girls Travel Team Program in grades 3 to 6.  More information about the Girls Travel Program will be released shortly on this website.

Parents of any boy or girl interested in participating in the recreational or travel league should download the attached form by clicking the blue link below and filling out the DJBL registration form. 



Monday, March 17
Danville 6th Grade Travel Team Wins USSFA State Championship!
6th Grade USSFA State Champs 2008
On March 16th, the Danville Warriors capped off an amazing youth travel team career finishing thier final season with the USSFA State Championship at Ben Davis High School.  The boys finished in the State Final Four each of the past three seasons finishing 4th in 2006, 3rd in 2007, and taking home 1st place this past season!  Way to go boys!

Wednesday, February 24
DJBL Girls 6th Grade Travel Win IGHL Tourney!
IGHL6thChamps
Danville Junior Basketball League’s 6th grade girls travel basketball team completed an undefeated season in the Silver Division of the Indy Girls Hoops Winter league and won the season ending tournament by defeating Southport 37 – 12 in the championship game on Sunday February 21.  The team’s record is 19 wins and 3 losses for the combined fall and winter leagues. Photo showing the girls receiving their first place trophies (from left to right) Front row - Tara Johnson, Esabella Truran, Madison Lynch, Maddy Kennedy, Kayleigh Murrain Second row - Sierra Douglas, Kortney Leeson, Maleha Motter, Hannah Newby, Shelby Suding Back row - assistant coach Brian Motter and head coach Chris Truran

Tuesday, March 1
DJBL 4th Grade Warriors Travel Finishes 3rd!
4thgrade3rd

The Danville girls 4th grade travel basketball team just completed their IGHL travel league season Sunday by winning 3rd place in the IGHL league tournament. The team stormed back in the 2nd half to beat Greenwood Gold. Team members include: Maci Hurt, Meghan Sandifer, Alida Jackson, Jenna Cowart, Maggie VanLaere, Mickey Horner, Emily Fry, and Peyton Turner.

 The girl's finished their IGHL season with a record of 9-2. Way to go girls!  Next up for the girls is the USSFA State Tournament!



Wednesday, November 18
DJBL Girls Travel Wins IGHL With Unblemished Record
Girls5thIGHLChamps

The Danville Junior Basketball League's 5th grade girls travel teamfinished in 1st place in the Indy Girls Hoops fall league tournament,silver division. The team went undefeated and finished with a record of11-0.

Pictured in the bottom row from left to right: Baylee Muncy, KendraNewman, Sara Beth Stiers, Sara Miller, Kasey Crane In the top row fromleft to right: Coach Brent Stiers, Emma Dwyer, Kalyn Harmless, KaitlynSkinner, Sydney Baker, Coach Chris Newman Not Pictured: SydneyHenderson, Rebecca Weiss, Claire Van Laere, Ella Davis



Monday, November 30
DJBL Boys 6th Travel wins "A" Division of Indy Hoops Thanksgiving Invite
6AThanksgivingChamps

The Danville Junior Basketball League “6A” boys team won the Indy Hoops Thanksgiving Invitational Tournament this past weekend, defeating Mooresville 36-34.

Pictured front row L to R: Dewey Ashley, Nate Snodgrass, Jake Elliott, Josh BonifieldBack row: Coach Cindy Wills, Reece Crawford, Tanner Hubbard, Ryan Cloncs, Coach Todd CloncsNot pictured: Noah Cowart



Monday, August 2
Girls Travel Team Tryouts

Danville Junior Basketball League will select travel teams from grades 3 through 6 to compete in the Indy Girls Hoops League fall and winter sessions, as well as travel teams from grades 7 and 8 to compete in the fall league only.  Games are played as double headers every other Sunday, beginning September 12, usually within a 30-45 minute

travel time radius.  Some games will be at Danville High School.  Additional information is available at the DJBL website, www.danvillebasketball.com, and at the Indy Girls Hoops League website.  Tryouts will be held at the Danville High School gymnasium, Saturday and Sunday, August 21 and 22, according to the following schedule:

 

3rd grade          3:00 PM both days

4th grade          4:00 PM both days

5th grade          5:00 PM both days

6th grade          6:00 PM both days

7th grade          7:00 PM Saturday, 8/21 only

8th grade          7:00 PM Sunday, 8/22 only

 

Candidates for the 3rd through 6th grade teams should make every effort to attend both days of tryouts to maximize their chance to be chosen for the teams.  Girls must attend at least one of the tryouts to be considered for selection.



Tuesday, August 31
DJBL Boys Travel Basketball Tryouts

The Danville Junior Basketball League will be holding tryouts for 3rd through 6th grade boys travel teams Saturday September 18 and Sunday September 19.  The Saturday tryout will be held at the Danville High School gymnasium.  Due to a prior scheduling commitment, the Sunday tryout will be held at the Danville North Elementary gymnasium.  Currently the plan is to form two teams each in the 5th and 6th grades and one team each in the 3rd and 4th grades.  This may change depending on the number and ability of boys who try out.  Players who try out and are not selected for the travel team may be invited to practice with the team as alternates.  These players will also participate in the DJBL recreational league. 

 

            Times for tryout:         Grade 3           3-4 PM (Both days)

                                                Grade 4           4-5 PM (Both days)

                                                Grade 5           5-6 PM (Both days)

                                                Grade 6           6-7 PM (Both days)

 

Please plan for your son to attend both days of tryouts if at all possible.  Your child must participate in at least one day of tryouts to be eligible for selection to the travel team.

 

Travel team games are played on Sunday afternoons in Hendricks County and the south and west side of Indianapolis.  The games begin Nov 14 and finish in mid-March.  Due to holidays and Super Bowl Sunday, the league does not hold games on: 11/28, 12/19, 12/26, or 2/6.  Practices will begin in October and allowances will be made for fall sports such as football and soccer.  If you have any questions, please contact Cindy Wills at 745-6853.



Danville Junior Basketball League
Danville Junior Basketball League
View Our Guestbook | Sign Our Guestbook
1 visitors have signed our guestbook.


 
  Web Sites Instruction Community Services
  Local Sites
Spotlight Sites
Build a Web Site
Tips and Drills
Sports Tip Email
Customer Support
News & Updates
Blogz
Bulletin Boards
Camps & Clinics
Tournaments
Collect Fees Online
Fundraising
eteamz Buddy
Coaches' Corner

Powered By
Copyright © 2014, eteamz.com, Inc
User Agreement
"Even if you are on the right track, you'll get run over if you just sit there." - Will Rogers