Dear Members,

Frankston Basketball is pleased to confirm the Winter 2022 ‘Fratelli Frankston’ Junior Domestic Competitions begin this week.

We are thrilled to announce a new Winter record number of junior teams that have registered this season.

Please find the information below for our upcoming Winter 2022 ‘Fratelli Frankston’ junior domestic competition.


Grading Phase 1 fixtures are now available for mid-week U16 – U21 competitions:

Monday U18/21 Girls competitions will be available from 5.00pm Thursday 28th April.

Saturday U8 – U14 competitions will be available from 5.00pm Wednesday 27th April.

U8 teams – please refer to section below regarding season structure for this age group

Team Registrations

A record 620 junior teams have registered:

  • U8 Boys (58 teams)
  • U8 Girls (19 teams)
  • U10 Boys (68 teams)
  • U10 Girls (52 teams)
  • U12 Boys (85 teams)
  • U12 Girls (54 teams)
  • U14 Boys (80 teams)
  • U14 Girls (49 teams)
  • U16 Boys (58 teams)
  • U16 Girls (32 teams)
  • U18 Boys (32 teams)
  • U18 Girls (15 teams)
  • U21 Boys (15 teams)
  • U21 Girls (3 teams) – Age group combined with U18 Girls


The Junior Competition Committee is meeting tonight, Tuesday 26th April to review grading pools.

Grading will return to our regular 2-phase structure for all junior competitions this season with the exception of our U8 competitions.

Please refer to our Grading Policy for more information.

Domestic Coaching Resources

We have number of useful resources for coaches available on our website:

Under 8 Competitions – Development Blocks / Referee & Coaching Directives

All U8 coaches are required to read the important document below:

Season Structure Summary

  • First 2 rounds will consist of our standard 2 week grading phase
  • Regular season will consist of 3 x Development Blocks:

o    Block 1: Weeks 4 to 10 (no games week 7 – Queens Birthday long weekend)

o    Block 2: Weeks 10 to 14

o    Block 3: Weeks 15 to 19


Mitchell Condick – Operations Manager