2018 Handball – Term 4 competition dates

2018 Wellington Secondary Schools Handball Competition – Term 4

When:Boys/mixed Junior (Wednesdays) 24th October – 28th November
Girls Junior (Fridays) 26th October – 30th November
Season:Six weeks
Where:ASB Sports Centre, Kilbirnie
Time:Games Scheduled between 4.30pm and 8.30pm
Grades:Girls and Boys/mixed Junior (Year 9 and 10)
Equipment:Teams need to have appropriate court shoes and sports uniform
Entries Close:Thursday 18th October on EnterNOW
Cost:$210 + GST per team
Teams Info:Minimum numbers in a team is 5, with a maximum 12.
Games are 2 x 25 minute halves
Modified:NEW – games will be played on a court half the size of a regular handball court (netball court). This modification for juniors is to allow for increased player development, by allowing more touches and involvement.

Schools that have multiple teams entered, are encouraged to spread their talent, rather than have a 1st and 2nd team.

Bench Duty:Teams will be required to complete score bench duty during the season.  This will be rostered on the CSW weekly draw to teams before or after their games.  A minimum of two people are required. Instruction will be provided where required.