Rookie League News

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Important updates ahead of Week 8 in the Winter Rookie League.

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Basketball Winter League


Rookie League Saturday: Boys or Girls (TK–2nd)

Rookie League Sunday: Boys or Girls (K–2nd)

Games: 8-10

Location: IUSD / TUSD Gyms

Rookie (TK–2nd) Winter League Info


Practice + Game = 1.5 hours
Saturdays after 8:30 AM and/or Sundays after 11:00 AM


Oct. 28/29: 2nd Grade Evaluations
Nov. 18/19: Uniform & Ball Pickup (TK–2nd Grade)
Nov. 27: Team Rosters & Schedules released
Dec. 2-Feb. 25: Games Begin (8 to 10 games)
Dec. 18-Jan. 5: Holiday Break (no games)
Jan. 13: Photo Day for Saturday League @ Irvine HS
Jan. 14: Photo Day for Sunday League @ University HS or Irvine HS
Feb. 4: No Games (Super Bowl Sunday)
Feb. 11: Final Games for Rookie Sunday League


  • Boys Rookie (TK): Saturdays Only
  • Boys Rookie (K–2nd): Saturdays or Sundays
  • Girls Rookie (K–2nd): Saturdays Only

Teams selected by: Grade / Special Request / School / Area


  • IUSD HS Gyms
  • TUSD HS Gyms
  • JCCOC Gym
  • Concordia Univ Gym

About The League

SoCal Elite’s 2017-18 Basketball Winter League is the best youth basketball league for all boys & girls, TK thru 12th Grade. The League runs from November thru February with 8-10 games. Winter League is for everyone: beginners, advanced, and anyone in between. There are boys-only and girls-only divisions for balanced play. For basketball, the winter season is the primary season, and SoCal Elite & partners (Irvine Youth Basketball League & Tustin Youth Basketball League) is the place to play!

Past League Photos