Ventura Youth Basketball Association

Ventura Youth Basketball Association

You must pay for parking if you have games and want to park on campus at Ventura College on Saturday, January 25th or you can park for free on Loma Vista or Telegraph Road

VYBA Now Hiring flyer

(Referees & Gym Supervisors)

Fill out the application for Rec Leader I/II, when your application is complete, contact Tyler Young at:

PHONE: 805-658-4705


Coaches Clinic Cancelled: Sunday, Nov. 10

  1. Coaches Resources
  2. Parent & Player Resources

Coaches Resources

If you would like to apply to be a coach or assistant coach please contact the VYBA hotline at 805-658-4705 and pick up a coaching application from the Parks and Recreation office in City Hall, 501 Poli St., Room 226. 

Sign-up to Coach a Boys Team

Sign-up to Coach a Girls Team

General Responsibilities

Coaches Handbook

Code of Conduct

To Do List

Participation & Practice Sites 


Player and Volunteer Participation

Ventura Youth Basketball Association (VYBA) has been serving the needs of our community for the last 63 years. Allowing boys and girls to grow their skills in both basketball and teamwork. To participate in VYBA, students grades 2-8 must sign up as individuals during skill test dates (September-October); and students grades 9-12 sign up as a team (for the High School Super League) in early December.

The fee is $100 per player (includes uniform). Late sign ups are $120. Practices start in mid-December season runs from January to March. Volunteer coaches, gym supervisors and officials are needed! Call 805-658-4705 for complete details.

Practice Sites

Schools and the VUSD are receiving numerous calls from VYBA coaches asking to book court time. It is not VUSD’s responsibility to coordinate practice times for VYBA.

VYBA practices are on a first come, first served at all approved schools (see below).

Blanche Reynolds
Junipero Serra
Loma Vista

***Will Rogers – NOT APPROVED***

Practice Court Regulations

1. Do not call the school office or district office (this was explained to all the coaches at the Coaches Orientations)
2. Courts are reserved through City Parks & Rec and covered under your liability insurance.
3. VUSD does not rent to individuals.
4. Courts are first come, first served basis
5. Gates are open a 3 pm-7pm or sundown, whichever comes first.
6. There is no lighting on the courts. Teams do not have permission to bring rented lighting equipment onto courts.
7. Restrooms are not going to be open.
8. If for some reason they are locked inside, they are to find the custodian to let them out.
9. NO DOGS ALLOWED on school grounds
10. NO JUMPING over fences.
11. NO PRACTICE during holidays.

2019 Champions

“Sportsmanship . . . what it looks like . . . good and bad”

VYBA Advisory Board of Directors

Hugh Clabaugh, Chairman
Leonard Ikemire, Vice Chairman
John Cardoza, Director
Pamela Coronado, Director
Sara Hannah, Director
Joe Lukman, Director
John Montemayor, Director
Arnie Moser, Director
Steve Vacca, Director