VYBA - Ventura Youth Basketball Association

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Overview

The Ventura Youth Basketball Association (VYBA), established over 64 years ago, offers a low cost, education and sportsmanship-oriented basketball league for Ventura's youth. VYBA focuses on educational skill development for youth in grades 2-8 with an emphasis on fun.

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2022-2023 Season

Ventura Youth Basketball Association is back for its 64th season!

Saturday & Sunday Games 

Games will take place on Saturdays and Sundays beginning January 7 & 8 through March 18 & 19. Game schedules and gym locations will be posted on our website by early December 2022.

Registration Costs

$120 per player (includes uniform). Sibling discounts and scholarships are available.

Skills Testing & Registration Dates

Players only need to attend ONE of the following skill testing/registration dates. Please check the different arrival times based on each player’s grade level. All sessions will be held at Ventura High School in the Main Street Gym located at 2 North Catalina Street.

Wednesday, October 5, 2022

Location: Ventura High School, Main St. Gym

  • Grades 2 & 3:   6 – 7 pm
  • Grades 4 & 5:   7 – 8 pm
  • Grades 6, 7 & 8:   8 – 9 pm

Saturday, October 8, 2022

Location: Ventura High School, Main St. Gym

  • Grades 2 & 3:   10 – 11 am
  • Grades 4 & 5:   11 am – 12 pm
  • Grades 6, 7 & 8:   12 – 1 pm

Wednesday, October 12, 2022

Location: Ventura High School, Main St. Gym

  • Grades 2 & 3:   6 – 7 pm
  • Grades 4 & 5:   7 – 8 pm
  • Grades 6, 7 & 8:   8 – 9 pm

Saturday, October 15, 2022

Location: Ventura High School, Main St. Gym

  • Grades 2 & 3:   10 – 11 am
  • Grades 4 & 5:   11 am – 12 pm
  • Grades 6, 7 & 8:   12 – 1 pm

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Coach Orientation Dates

Coaches only need to attend one of the following orientation dates. Orientation will include the distribution of team rosters and uniforms. Once coaches receive their team rosters, they can begin hosting practices.  

Thursday, November 10, 2022

Location:  Ventura City Hall, 501 Poli Street
Time:  6 – 8 pm

Saturday, November 12, 2022

Location:  Ventura City Hall, 501 Poli Street
Time:  10 am – 12 pm

VYBA Officials

We’re looking for staff to officiate VYBA games. Officials must be 14 or older.

If you are interested, contact:
Email: vyba@cityofventura.ca.gov
Phone: 805-658-4746

VYBA Officials Training Dates

Sunday, November 6, 2022

Location:  Westpark Community Center
Time:  10 am – 12 pm

Sunday, November 13, 2022 

Location:  Westpark Community Center
Time:  10 am – 12 pm 

Sunday, November 20, 2022

Location:  Westpark Community Center
Time:  10 am – 12 pm 

Sunday, December 4, 2022

Location:  Westpark Community Center
Time:  10 am – 12 pm

Sunday, December 11, 2022

Location:  Westpark Community Center
Time:  10 am – 12 pm

Email Interest List

Sign-up for the VYBA Interest List to stay up to date on VYBA activities and announcements.