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Scoreboard Operator Job Responsibilities for GBA

Posted by on Dec 28, 2016 in Blog | 0 comments

Scoreboard Operator Job Responsibilities for GBA

During the game, the scoreboard operators’ main duties are putting the points scored by each team on the scoreboard and maintain the time according to the referees signals. You must know ALL GBA RULES – CLICK HERE TO READ THEM AND KNOW THEM. And you MUST KEEP THE GYMS RUNNING ON TIME – NO LATE GYMS.  Anyone who lets a gym run late creates a major headache-league wide, and cannot be asked back. Other points of note: 1. Introduce yourself to your counterpart and decide who keep will score/time the first half. 2. Introduce...

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Gym Manager Job Responsibilities for GBA

Posted by on Dec 28, 2016 in Blog | 0 comments

Gym Manager Job Responsibilities for GBA

As the appointed Gym Manager, your responsibilities include the below each game day: Opening Manager Setting up the scorers table and scoreboard Making sure the official book and score keeper are familiar with their duties and aware of job responsibilities Make sure the score books are correctly filled out for each game Maintaining book or clock if no other staff or volunteer is available Setting up benches for both teams Counting Balls — lock anything that is not in use for game time. Only so many balls should be let out, 2 per team,...

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2017 GBA Schedule is Complete!

Posted by on Dec 14, 2016 in Blog, Content Area 1 | 0 comments

2017 GBA Schedule is Complete!

Below is the schedule for GBA 2017.  Note that any games counted in Week 0 need to manually added to schedule and standings over the New Year’s break. Reminder to all parents, coaches and fans: • Our season-ending tournament that begins with play-ins Feb 25-26, then runs through March 4-5 and March 11-12 (finals).  Only winners advance!  Please mark this in your calendars. Instructions on how to put the Tourney Machine App on your phone TBA. • Encourage the kids to wear a change of shoes/boots into sneakers because the salt, snow...

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2017 Registration is OPEN!

Posted by on Sep 2, 2016 in Blog, Content Area 1 | 0 comments

2017 Registration is OPEN!

Coaches and Directors, Registration is OPEN for our Manhattan-based GBA ’17 Season – 80 teams last year. The season runs: early start Dec/Jan (your choice Dec 10-11 or Jan 7/8) through March 12, 2017. Off December 19-January 6 and off for President’s Weekend Feb 18/19 only (not the entire week). Hold your spot now (and receive registration instructions) by emailing mo@gothambasketball.org. Fees/Games: • Boys Teams and Girls Teams – 10&U – $1,000 for returners; $1,100 for new teams – at least 7...

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GBA Games Week 3 – Schedule

Posted by on May 12, 2016 in Blog | 0 comments

GBA Games Week 3 – Schedule

May 14-15 Weekend Details  

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GBA Spring – Details!

Posted by on Apr 15, 2016 in Blog, Content Area 1 | 0 comments

GBA Spring – Details!

Coaches, Just wanted to give you update with gym time/grade breakdown specifics for spring GBA hoops.  We’ll only send this email once, so if you are not interested, no more emails for spring.  However, we do need to start collecting info to build out match-ups.  Please reply by April 22. League:  Gotham Basketball Association – SPRING (gothambasketball.org) Cost per game:  $75 – this includes officials.  No uniforms provided. Locations:  Upper West Side gyms Weekends:  end of April through June 5 – off...

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DONATE TO WIN Behind-the-Cavs Bench vs. Nets Tickets!

Posted by on Feb 25, 2016 in Blog, Content Area 1 | 0 comments

DONATE TO WIN Behind-the-Cavs Bench vs. Nets Tickets!

To Donate by Check: Gotham Basketball Association 2214 Frederick Douglass Blvd #313 New York, NY  10026 501(c)3 -Tax ID:  46-1099722 To Donate Via Paypal – CLICK HERE Please chip in to assist our sponsored teams, gym fees, insurance, community service donations and gym managers of the Gotham Basketball Association! JUST IN:  RAFFLE FOR NETS vs. CAVS GAME!  THREE TICKETS BEHIND CAVS BENCH!   Great news for gothambasketball.com! An anonymous donor has agreed to help us reach our fundraising goals this season by donating...

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DONATE to Win Nets – Raptors Tickets

Posted by on Mar 12, 2015 in Blog, Content Area 1 | 0 comments

DONATE to Win Nets – Raptors Tickets

JUST IN:  RAFFLE FOR NETS vs. RAPTORS GAME!  TWO TICKETS AT CENTER COURT!   Great news for gothambasketball.com! The Caedmon school has generously donated Nets/Raptors tickets for us to raffle off! Each $50 that you donate gives you a chance to win 2 tickets to the Friday, April 3rd game vs. the Raptors. section 108, row 5, center court To Donate by Check: Gotham Basketball Association 203 W. 109th #2W New York, NY 10025 501(c)3 -Tax ID:  46-1099722 To Donate Via Paypal –   The GBA is an official 501(c)3 organization...

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SNY Play Ball Initiative

Posted by on Jan 9, 2015 in Blog | 0 comments

SNY Play Ball Initiative

The SNY play ball initiative is a televised  High School Basketball Tournament. SNY would like to offer your group a great opportunity to be recognized and enjoy a Televised NYC High School Basketball Tournament LIVE! SNY has extend an invitation for this year’s SNY Invitational high school basketball tournament. Each year SNY gives out free tickets to community groups and organizations, your group can win these tickets by attending and participating in the exciting activities we have planned. The event will take place at Nat Holman...

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GBA WINS Globetrotter Tickets & Basketballs

Posted by on Dec 24, 2014 in Blog | 0 comments

GBA WINS Globetrotter Tickets & Basketballs

DEC 18, 2014:  SNY TV announced The Gotham Basketball Association as winner of second and third prize this year in their winter basketball contest. Thank you, SNY for your donation of 92 tickets to the Harlem Globetrotter game Dec. 27 at the Barclays Center and for 12 basketballs that we will use for league play. Play Ball is SNY’s year-round community outreach program that serves to give back through unique and comprehensive support of local youth sports in communities in the New York metropolitan area, including New Jersey,...

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