Welcome to the Kaneland Youth Basketball League (KYBL)
Welcome to the Kaneland Youth Basketball League.
Elburn Basketball is now the "Kaneland Youth Basketball League" The KYBL is designed to serve the youth basketball needs of the entire Kaneland Area; Sugar Grove, Elburn, Kaneville, Maple Park, Virgil and all the surrounding communites. Check back here often and you'll be able to get news, information, schedules, rosters, game results, directions and much much more. We are going to be making a lot of exciting changes, if you would like to be involved and contribute to the community...contact us...!
Benefits to 3on3 for Little Dribblers (Grades 1st and 2nd)
3 on 3
5 on 5
3 on 3 basketball results in...
Players Playing in One Gym
12 total players on the floor
10 total players on the floor
More time playing and less time sitting. A total of 20% more playing time for everyone!
2 basketballs on the court
1 basketball on the court
Twice as many touches of the ball for the team which results in more skill development and enjoyment..
Players per Game
3 vs 3 (6 total)
5 vs 5 (10 total)
More spacing for players and less congestion on the floor leading to improved skills in shooting, passing and dribbling.
Every Possession starts in a scoring position at the top circle of the key. This cuts out the time in the middle of the court providing more real playing opportunities. It slows down and simplifies the game which allows for enhanced learning!
Coaching 3 players in the half court in close proximity
Coaching 5 players in a full court setting,
Creates more teaching opportunities between coach and player.
Please note these important dates....as always they are subject to change.
KYBL 2014-15 Season - important dates
Sep 1 - 8am
On-line Registration Opens
Sep 25 - Midnight
On-line Registration CLOSES
# of teams & players per team finalized for all grades. Uniforms are ordered. Court time is reserved.
Sep 27 & 28
Grades 4-8 Travel
1st 2 days of Cager Travel Feeder 4-8 Tryouts
Kaneland High School Main Gym
Oct 8 -8:00am
Late registration OPENS. $40 additional late fee added to the base registration fee. Please note: some grades may be at capacity and have no slots available and other grades may only have a limited number of open slots.