Travel Team Age Rules

2018 AAU Boys Basketball Eligibility Requirements

AGE BASED COMPETITION RULES

7U   – An athlete can be no older than 7 on or before August 31, 2018.

8U   – An athlete can be no older than 8 on or before August 31, 2018.

9U   – An athlete can be no older than 9 on or before August 31, 2018.

10U – An athlete can be no older than 10 on or before August 31, 2018.

11U – An athlete can be no older than 11 on or before August 31, 2018.

12U – An athlete can be no older than 12 on or before August 31, 2018.

13U – An athlete can be no older than 13 on or before August 31, 2018.

14U – An athlete can be no older than 14 on or before August 31, 2018.

GRADE BASED COMPETITION RULES

4TH GRADE – An athlete must be in the 4th grade or below as of October 1, 2017 and can be no older than 11 on or before August 31, 2018.

5TH GRADE – An athlete must be in the 5th grade or below as of October 1, 2017 and can be no older than 12 on or before August 31, 2018.

6TH GRADE – An athlete must be in the 6th grade or below as of October 1, 2017 and can be no older than 13 on or before August 31, 2018.

7TH GRADE – An athlete must be in the 7th grade or below as of October 1, 2017 and can be no older than 14 on or before August 31, 2018.

8TH GRADE – An athlete must be in the 8th grade or below as of October 1, 2017 and can be no older than 15 on or before August 31, 2018.

 

HIGH SCHOOL COMPETITION RULES

15U/9TH GRADE – An athlete can be no older than 15 on or before August 31, 2018. Grade Exception: An athlete who is in the 9thGrade as of October 1, 2017 and who is no older than 16 on or before August 31, 2018

16U/10TH GRADE – An athlete can be no older than 16 on or before August 31, 2018. Grade Exception: An athlete who is in the 10thGrade as of October 1, 2017 and who is no older than 17 on or before August 31, 2018

17U/11TH GRADE – An athlete can be no older than 17 on or before August 31, 2018. Grade Exception: An athlete who is in the 11thGrade as of October 1, 2017 and who is no older than 18 on or before August 31, 2018

19U/12TH GRADE – An athlete can be no older than 19 on or before August 31, 2018. Grade Exception: An athlete who is in the 12thGrade as of October 1, 2017 and who is no older than 20 on or before August 31, 2018

Competition in boys' basketball shall be in the following age/grade divisions: 7U, 8U, 9U, 10U, 11U, 12U, 13U, 14U, 15U/9th grade, 16U/10th grade, 17U/11th grade, 19U/12th grade​


2018 NTBA Boys Basketball Eligibility Requirements:

NTBA AGE BASED SYSTEM

9 & Under:   All players must be 9 years old or younger on June 30, 2018

10 & Under: All players must be 10 years old or younger on June 30, 2018

11 & Under: All players must be 11 years old or younger on June 30, 2018

12 & Under: All players must be 12 years old or younger on June 30, 2018

13 & Under: All boys must be 13 years old or younger on June 30, 2018

14 & Under: All boys must be 14 years old or younger on June 30, 2018

NTBA GRADE BASED SYSTEM

5th Grade – a player must be in the 5th grade as of October 1, 2017 & the player can not turn 13 before September 1, 2018

     or a player in the 6th grade that does not turn 12 prior to July 1, 2018

6th Grade – a player must be in the 6th grade as of October 1, 2017 & the player can not turn 14 before September 1, 2018

     or a player in the 7th grade that does not turn 13 prior to July 1, 2018

7th Grade – a boy must be in the 7th grade as of October 1, 2017 & he can not turn 15 before September 1, 2018

     or a boy in the 8th grade that does not turn 14 prior to July 1, 2018

8th Grade – a boy must be in the 8th grade as of October 1, 2017 & he can not turn 16 before September 1, 2018

     or a boy in the 9th grade that does not turn 15 prior to July 1, 2018

9th Grade – All boys must be in the 9th grade as of October 1, 2017 & must be 16 years old or younger on August 31, 2018

     or a boy in the 10th grade that does not turn 16 prior to September 1, 2018

10th Grade – All boys must be in the 10th grade as of October 1, 2017 & must be 17 years old or younger on August 31, 2018

     or a boy in the 11th grade that does not turn 17 prior to September 1, 2018

11th/12th Grade – All boys must be in the 11th or 12th grade as of October 1, 2017 & must be 19 years old or younger on August 31, 2018

Note: players may play up in older divisions, but can not play down. They must fit the age and/or grade requirements to play in a division or be younger and playing up.  Meaning a 13 year old can play up in the 14U age division, but that same 13 year old can not play down in the 12U age division or a 10th grader can play up in the 11th/12th grade division, but that same 10th grader can not play down in the 9th grade division.