KAC Basketball is a developmental, youth basketball league located in the east Honolulu area organized and run entirely by volunteers. We aspire to provide a fun and high quality basketball experience to all players. Registration is open to players, ages 5-16, of all skill levels. Annually, we run three seasons: Spring Girls, Summer Coed, Winter Coed. There are no Boys only season.
COVID-19 POLICY: All participants, including coaches and spectators, must comply with applicable State of Hawaii, C&C Honolulu, and site specific COVID requirements throughout the season. Failure to comply may result in player removal from activity participation and/or removal from the team.
VOLUNTEER COACHES: The success of every KAC Basketball season relies on its volunteer coaches. Without coaches, the league simply won’t exist. Please consider volunteering to coach if you are able to. Division Directors will answer any questions you have and can provide guidance and help if needed. Please contact us at firstname.lastname@example.org.
SEASON INFORMATION: The following is provided as general information only and may change without notice. Updated season information will be posted to the website closer to the season’s open registration date and prior to the stated open registration dates below.
Spring Girls: Registration opens mid-January. Season duration is approximately 8-9 weeks; start late March, finish end of May.
Summer Coed: Registration opens mid-April. Season duration is approximately 9-10 weeks; start end of May, finish end of August.
Winter Coed: Registration opens mid-August. Season is approximately 8-9 weeks; start end of October, finish weekend before Christmas.
REGISTRATION: Registration is open to players of all skill levels. The duration of each season’s registration period is typically two (2) weeks. Enrollment in each division is limited and will be accepted on a first come first serve basis with priority given to children of volunteer coaches and assistant coaches. Registration AND payment holds your space in line and does not guarantee participation. Division limits are dependent on the quantity of volunteer coaches and availability of gym time for games. Players not placed on teams will be notified and fully refunded. Unpaid registrations at the close of the registration period will be cancelled. Refund policy in effect.
REGISTRATION FEE: $115 until the close of registration and includes a player game uniform. Late registration, if accepted, will incur a late fee of $25. Waitlisted players prior to the close of registration will not be charged the late fee if accepted after the close of registration.
REFUNDS: Player registration withdrawal up to designated deadline will be refunded registration fee minus a $15 service charge for each cancelled registration. No refunds after the designated date.
6ers: 5-6 years old
Pee Wees: 7-8 years old
Midgets: 9-10 years old
Juniors: 11-12 years old
Seniors: 13-16 years old
Player's assigned division is determined by their age as of the date listed below for each season. Players requesting to move up or down a division must obtain the approval of the division director. Register in the player's assigned division and include a request to change divisions in the comments.
Spring Girls: December 31*
Summer Coed: December 31
Winter Coed: December 31
*NOTE: During the SPRING GIRLS SEASON, a player's final assigned division will be determined by the Director and dependent on the number of registered players, coaches, and player ability.
ASSESSMENTS: Suspended until further notice.
BALL SIZE AND RIM HEIGHT:
6ers - Ball size: Youth (size 5/27.5"); Rim height: 8 ft
Pee Wees – Ball size: Youth (size 5/27.5"); Rim height: 8 ft
Midgets – Ball size: Intermediate (size 6/28.5"); Rim height: 10 ft
Juniors – Ball size**: Standard (size 7/29.5"); Rim height: 10 ft
Seniors – Ball size**: Standard (size 7/29.5”); Rim height: 10 ft
**SPRING GIRLS Junior and Senior divisions continue to use the intermediate (size 6/28.5”) ball.
PRACTICES: Practices are on outdoor courts located at C&C Honolulu district parks or State of Hawaii public schools. Locations are primarily in the east Honolulu areas between the University of Hawaii at Manoa and Niu Valley. Occurs up to 2x per week depending on the coach and availability of practice courts. Duration is typically 1 hour with start times either at 4:30pm or 5:30pm.
GAMES: Games are indoors at C&C Honolulu district park gyms, or private school gyms. Gym locations are primarily in the east Honolulu areas between Kaimuki and Koko Head. Games are typically once a week held on Saturday or Sunday. Occasionally, an additional game may be scheduled during the weekend. Refreshments after the game must be grab-and-go. Absolutely no potlucking after the game at gym locations.
PARENT REQUESTS: Requests for a particular coach, practice (days, times, locations), and games (days, times, locations) will not be accommodated.
INTACT TEAMS: KAC Basketball is an open registration developmental league. Teams are created each season by the Division Directors. KAC Basketball does not accept intact teams for participation.