STEP 1: Develop your team or organizational structure and budget.

1. Determine your team or organizational structure such as directors, coaches, etc.

2. Determine organizational philosophy and team guidelines, playing time, etc.

3. Develop a budget that includes registration, uniforms, travel expenses, basketballs, etc.

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5. CLICK HERE for discounts on Official YBOA basketballs.

6. CLICK HERE for great fundraising ideas.

STEP 2: Determine the composition of your team(s).

1. CLICK HERE to determine your team's grade level and eligibility.

2. Determine how players will be selected (tryouts, invitation, combination, etc.).

3. Determine how many players will be held on each roster.

STEP 3: Register your Team and Coaches with YBOA.

YBOA Team Membership is only $59.00 and includes up to 15 players and Head Coach! Membership also includes Liability & Secondary Accident Coverage. Membership is valid from September 1, 2018 - August 31, 2019.

1. CLICK HERE to register your Team Membership (players & coaches) with YBOA.

STEP 4: Become familiar with YBOA Rules & Regulations.

1. CLICK HERE to view the 2018/2019 YBOA Rules & Regulations .

2. CLICK HERE to view the 2018/2019 YBOA Grade & Eligibility Guidelines.

3. Collect a copy of each player's birth certificate and current-year report card.

STEP 5: Select Tournaments and Register to play.

1. CLICK HERE to view the 2019 Louisiana YBOA Tournament Schedule .

2. CLICK HERE to register for a Louisiana YBOA Tournament.

3. CLICK HERE for information on the 2019 Louisiana YBOA Boys State Championship.

4. CLICK HERE for information on a YBOA Super National Qualifiers.

5. CLICK HERE for information on the YBOA National Championship.