Junior Boys

V.I.S.S.A.A. Junior Boys Basketball

Rules and Regulations

Updated after June 2016 Island AGM.
The JB BB Island Championship is approved as a 10 team tournament except the two games for 7th/8th and 9th/10th are eliminated.

1. The JB BB Island Championship shall be a 10 team tournament format with 4 berths for the North, 4 berths for the South and 2 berths for the Central area.  The draw for the first six games of the seventeen game tournament will be as follows depending on the host zone.

South Hosts

Central Hosts

North Hosts

Game 1: C2 vs N3

Game 1: N3 vs S4

Game 1: C2 vs S3

Game 2: S4 vs N4

Game 2: S3 vs N4

Game 2: N4 vs S4

Game 5: S1 vs
Winner of Game 1

Game 5: S1 vs
Winner of Game 1

Game 5: N1 vs
Winner of Game 1

Game 3: S2 vs N2

Game 3: N1 vs C2

Game 3: N2 vs S2

Game 4: C1 vs S3

Game 4: N2 vs S2

Game 4: C1 vs N3

Game 6: N1 vs
Winner of Game 2

Game 6: C1 vs
Winner of Game 2

Game 6: S1 vs
Winner of Game 2

 S= South

 C= Central 

N= North

2. The tournament will be held on the weekend before the BC Championship.
3. The tournament will be held over three days (Thursday to Saturday).
4. All challenge games must be completed by the Tuesday preceding the Island Championship.
5. Awards will be provided for all teams in the tournament.  Place awards shall be given to the 1st through 4th place finishers, and the 5th to 10th place finishers shall say participant.
6. Games will be four (4) eight minute quarters of stop time.  The penalty rule shall be in effect on the 5th team foul in a quarter.
7. Modified FIBA rules shall apply in all instances with the following exceptions:
– the possession arrow is in effect for the Island Championship.
– the 3 point line is in effect for the Island Championship.
8. The Island Championship Trophy shall be awarded.
9. A Coaches’ Meeting will be held during the tournament to discuss recommendations and tournament business.
10. The tournament committee will arrange the order of games on Thursday to best accommodate teams that are travelling that day, with these requirements:
– there must be at least two games between Game 1 and Game 5
– there must be at least two games between Game 2 and Game 6
– whenever possible games involving teams with less distance to travel will be scheduled earlier in the day than games involving teams with greater distances to travel.
11. Any team that plays twice in a day shall have at least two games off between their games on that day, with the exception of Game 15 (5th/6th place game) where one team shall only have one game off.
12. A second gym may be used to help schedule games at more convenient times, but Rule 11 must still be followed.
13. The team with the higher seed is the HOME team.  If the seeds are equal, then the team from the host area will be the HOME team.  If the seeds are equal and neither team is from the host area, the team listed on the bottom of the draw will be the HOME team.  In all cases, the home team will wear white.

JB BB Island Championship Draw Format
JB BB Island Championship Draw – 3 Sheets – North/South/Central Host
On Excel Spreadsheet go to Window and click on New Window to get all three sheets.

THURSDAY

Games at 12:30, 2:00, 3:30, 5:00, 6:30 and 8:00.
The tournament committee shall schedule the order of games on Thursday following these guidelines:
– since the winner of G1 plays again in G5, there must be at least two games between G1 and G5
– since the winner of G2 plays again in G6, there must be at least two games between G2 and G6
– whenever possible teams with lesser distance to travel will play earlier in the day than teams with greater distance to travel.

FRIDAY
Game 7 – 9:45 am Loser G2 vs Loser G5
Game 8 – 11:30 am Loser G1 vs Loser G6
Game 9 – 1:15 pm Winner G5 vs Winner G3 (Semifinal)
Game 10 – 3:00 pm Winner G4 vs Winner G6 (Semifinal)
Game 11 – 4:45 pm Winner G7 vs Loser G3
Game 12 – 6:30 pm Loser G4 vs Winner G8

Notes:
Winner of G7 plays again in G11.
Winner of G8 plays again in G12.

SATURDAY
Game 13- 9:45 am Winner G11 vs Loser G10 (Consolation Semifinal)
Game 14- 11:30 am Loser G9 vs Winner G12 (Consolation Semifinal)
Game 15- 2:30 pm Loser G13 vs Loser G14 (5th/6th)
Game 16- 4:15 pm Winner G13 vs Winner G14 (3rd/4th)
Game 17- 6:00 pm Winner G9 vs Winner G10 (Final)

Notes:
Winners of G13 and G14 play again in G16.
Losers of G13 and G14 play again in G15.

2017 Championship Information

Hosted by Belmont
February 16 – 18, 2017

Curt Spaven
cspaven@sd62.bc.ca

2017 JB BB Island Championship Draw

2017 JB BB Island Championship Draw – Updated Friday, February 17

2016 Championship Information

Hosted by Carihi
February 18 – 20, 2016

Cleon Shankar
cshankar@telus.net

2016 JB BB Island Championship Draw
2016 JB BB Island Championship Information

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