The Melb Utd. Victorian Junior Basketball League incorporates competitions conducted state-wide and provides the highest level of junior competition in Victoria. Melb Utd. VJBL boasts 1248 representative teams from 54 associations across Victoria. In the last MUVJBL calendar year we scheduled 14,549 games across 78 venues and had 11,934 registered players participate.
The competition includes the U12 to U20 age groups, in a graded structure from Victorian Junior Championship League to the Regional Competition.
The Victorian Junior Championship League serves as a benchmark for excellence in competition and is the premier competition for junior teams nominated by affiliated associations.
The aims of the VJBL are to::
- provide a stimulus for associations to develop teams to the highest competitive level
- provide a format that best promotes the high standards of basketball in Victoria
- provide a relevant step in career paths from domestic basketball through to state, national and international level
- extend the opportunity to players, officials and spectators to participate in and attend high-quality competitions.