Junior Warriors Basketball

Junior Warriors Winter Basketball League - Registration is now open!

The Junior Warriors Winter Basketball League is back! This is the City's most popular youth basketball program and is open to players in kindergarten through eighth grade. Players learn how to play basketball in a fun and encouraging setting, and will receive a reversible Warriors basketball jersey, and an award at the end of the season. 

2021-22 Season Timeline:
Registration Opens: Dublin Residents August 3; non-residents August 17
Register online at www.DublinRecGuide.com

Registration Deadline: Friday, October 29
Players may still register and be placed on the waitlist after deadline; however, there is no guarantee that players will be accommodated and placed on a team. Registrants will not be charged while on the waitlist, unless they are enrolled and placed on a team. Waitlist participants will be enrolled in the order they were registered. All participants who are enrolled after the registration deadline will incur a $25 late fee.  

Skill Assessment: week of November 8 (the date for each division's skill assessment is listed on registration receipt)
All participants should attend skill assessments. Players with special requests must attend skill assessments. 

Coaches Meeting: Tuesday, December 7, at 6:30 p.m. OR Thursday, December 9, at 6:30 p.m.
All volunteer head coaches must attend one of two coaches' meeting dates. Any volunteer unable to make it to a coaches meeting will not be eligible to be a head coach.

Practice Begins: week of December 13
Any refund request on or after December 13 will incur a prorated refund charge for the team jersey. No refunds will be issued once the season begins in January. 

Tip-Off/Season Opener: Saturday, January 8, 2022
Picture Day: Saturday, January 29, 2022
Regular Season Finale: Saturday, February 26, 2022
Playoffs: Saturday, March 5, 2022 (top four teams for Boys & Girls 6th, 7th, & 8th grade divisions only)

League Registration Fees: Dublin residents: $183; non-residents: $220

Frequently Asked Questions: Please click on link below for copy of the Jr. Warriors Youth Basketball League Rules. League rules cover common questions such as team roster (special requests), basketball size, and season timeline. For more information or additional questions, please call (925) 556-4500.

Volunteer Coaches Needed!
Interested in coaching in our Jr. Warriors Basketball League? Dublin recreation is looking for volunteers to dedicate their time to help coach and teach the fundamental skills of basketball, as well as important traits such as teamwork, responsibility, good sportsmanship, and hard work. If interested, please come into the Shannon Community Center, or call (925) 556-4500, or email Jr.Warriors@dublin.ca.gov.  All volunteer coaches must complete a volunteer application, be fingerprinted, and attend a mandatory coaches meeting prior to the start of the season.