Battle for the Border Winter League (Grades 5-8)

THE COURT

Why Battle for the Border?

  • Guaranteed facility access for Winter '21-'22
  • Professional organization including schedules, game results, and standings accessible via mobile app
  • Exceptional player-first experience with stats, social media coverage, league awards and All Star Game
  • Professional staff on-site for all games to: run clock, keep score/stats, and provide social media coverage
  • Scheduling consideration to ensure competitively balanced team placement
  • Scheduling requests accepted. Ability to work around other leagues/game commitments

League Information

Winter Battle for the Border League will provide teams with a professionally organized and executed basketball league with teams across the Western Massachusetts and North Central Connecticut to find out who reigns supreme in the Battle for the CT/MA border!

 

The Battle for the Border League is a collaboration between THE COURT (Enfield, CT) and South End Community Center (Springfield, MA) to provide a premiere basketball league experience for youth athletes in the region.  The Battle for the Border league will create a fun and competitive winter league environment.

 

The Winter Battle for the Border League will feature Middle School (Grades 5-8) divisions for boys and girls.

 

Games will be played at South End Community Center in Springfield and THE COURT in Enfield.

 

AAU, High School, Travel, and Suburban teams all eligible.  Teams will be broken into pools by competitive level to ensure competitively balanced gameplay.

 

Divisions

Boys 5th/6th Grade                           Girls 5th/6th Grade

Boys 7th/8th Grade                           Girls 7th/8th Grade

 

**All grade levels for 2021-2022 school year**

 

Teams guaranteed 16+ games. 15 regular season games with minimum one playoff game per team.

 

Games will be on Friday's, Saturday's or Sunday's.  All games will be stop clock format.  High school federation rules.

 

All teams must register online.  Payment is due at the time of registration.

Single Team Registration

1,200 per team
  • Boys 5th & 6th
  • Girls 5th & 6th
  • Boys 7th & 8th
  • Girls 7th & 8th

2-5 Team Registration

1,100 per team
  • Boys 5th & 6th
  • Girls 5th & 6th
  • Boys 7th & 8th
  • Girls 7th & 8th

6+ Team Registration

1,000 per team
  • Boys 5th & 6th
  • Girls 5th & 6th
  • Boys 7th & 8th
  • Girls 7th & 8th

Battle for the Border Winter League

DivisionCostRegistration Link
Boys 5th & 6th Grade$1,200 single team
$1,100 2-5 teams
$1,000 6+ teams
Register Here
Girls 5th & 6th Grade$1,200 single team
$1,100 2-5 teams
$1,000 6+ teams
Register Here
Boys 7th & 8th Grade$1,200 single team
$1,100 2-5 teams
$1,000 6+ teams
Register Here
Girls 7th & 8th Grade$1,200 single team
$1,100 2-5 teams
$1,000 6+ teams
Register Here