New Logo

New Logo

Winter 2021 Basketball Schedules

Northside Church Recreational Basketball Rules

Age Group 5-6 Girls & Boys 7-8 Girls & Boys 9-10 Girls & Boys 11-12 Girls & Boys 13-15 Boys
Goal 8' G 8', B 9'  G 9', B 10'  10' 10'
Ball 27.5 Junior Women's Women's Women's / Men's Women's / Men's
Warmup time Warm-up time is any time between the end of the prior game and the scheduled game time.       If prior game runs over, there is no warmup time.
Time / Running Clock 8 Minute Quarters  Clock will not stop last 2 min of game 20 Minute Halfs (Stop Last 2 Minutes of Game if Margin is 10 or Less) 20 Minute Halfs (Stop Last 2 Minutes of Game if Margin is 10 or Less) 20 Minute Halfs (Stop Last 2 Minutes of Game if Margin is 10 or Less) 20 Minute Halfs (Stop Last 2 Minutes of Game if Margin is 10 or Less)
Coaches 1 on court, 1 on bench 2 (max) on bench: 1 standing, 1 seated (coach standing will call timeouts)
Timeouts 2 per Half 2 per Half 2 per Half 2 per Half 2 per Half
Start Game Visitor Jump Ball Jump Ball Jump Ball Jump Ball
Possession Visitor Starts  Game Jump Ball at Beginning of the 1st Qtr and any OT Jump Ball at Beginning of the 1st Half and any OT Jump Ball at Beginning of the 1st Half and any OT Jump Ball at Beginning of the 1st Half and any OT
Free Throws 9' 12' 12' 15' 15'
One in One 5th Foul of Quarter 7th Foul of Half 7th Foul of Half 7th Foul of Half 7th Foul of Half
Halftime 3 Minutes 3 Minutes 3 Minutes 3 Minutes 3 Minutes
Overtime None None None None One 2 minute Overtime Period (clock stopped on whistle). Timeouts from 2H carry over
Lane None 5 Seconds 4 Seconds 3 Seconds 3 Seconds
Defensive Pick Up Foul Line /        No Steal on Dribble   / Both feet in Lane Defensive Pick up at Red Line / No Steal on Dribble / 5 Second Stall Count to Cross Red Line  Pick up at 3 Point Line; Last 2 Minutes of 1st Half, Clock Stops on Defensive Delay of Game Half Court None
Press No No  Last 5 Minutes of 2nd Half Unless > 10 Point Lead Last 5 Minutes of 2nd Half Unless > 10 Point Lead Yes                 Unless > 10 Point Lead

Related Links

Registration Policy

· Age Cut-off: November 12, 2020

· Registration is not complete until the balance is paid in full before Drafts

· No refunds: after November 1, 2020

· Face Mask: Required for all children while entering/exiting the building (not while participating,) and adults at all time inside the building (Non-Compliers will be asked to leave the building)

· Only one parent or family member per player for practices & games allowed

· Practices Location: NUMC GYM (2799 Northside Drive. NW., Atlanta, GA 30305)

· Game Location: NUMC or FLC GYM (2715 Peachtree Rd., Atlanta, GA 30309)

· Personalize Jerseys

Registration & General Questions: Kelley Stonis or 678.298.5066 

Payment, Refunds, & Cancelations: Debbie Jett or 678.298.5076

Cancellation policy. According to the Sports & Rec policy, you must pay in full all past-due balances, or your current and/or future registration will be canceled. Your payment must be received, not postmarked, before the current due date to avoid cancellation of classes and/or leagues. Refunds must be requested by/before the “no refund” dates listed above. All refunds are subject to a $25 processing fee. 

Northside United Methodist Church is a Safe Sanctuary Church. To learn more about Safe Sanctuaries, click HERE.

What is Sportsmanship

Concussion signs and symptoms

Personalize Jerseys