SEASON OVERVIEW / STRUCTURE

Below is a high-level overview of the Fall-Winter Travel / AAU basketball Season for 2022 - 2023.

FALL-WINTER SEASON START & END DATES

  • Start = Week of September 19th

  • End = Week of February 13th (Final Tournament Will be February 18th / 19th)

  • Off Weeks During The Season

    • Week of November 21st = Thanksgiving Holiday Week
    • LVL's Fall-Winter Travel Season takes a two-week holiday break. This season's holiday break is scheduled for the week of December 23rd through January 6th***.
      • ***Teams will play on the weekend of January 7th / 8th. This must be done to avoid a stoppage in tournament play for 3 consecutive weekends.
    • LVL's goal is to align with the local school calendars and their holiday breaks. 

SEASON ACTIVITIES & WHAT YOU RECEIVE WITH LVL TRAVEL BASKETBALL: 2022 - 2023 FALL-WINTER SEASON

  • 1 Weekly Team Practice / 75 to 90-minutes in length

    • Team practices are strongly recommended.

  • 1 Weekly Skills Session / 60 to 75-minutes in length

    • Skill sessions are optional but encouraged

  • Official Tournaments With Assigned Team

    • Elite / Gold / Purple = 12 Tournaments
      • Teams will only play on one day only each weekend (i.e. Saturday or Sunday unless otherwise noted).
    • Start Weekend of Tournament Play:
      • October 22nd / 23rd
    • End Weekend of Tournament Play:
      • February 18th / 19th
    • Off Weekends / No Tournament Play:
      • October 29th / 30th
      • November 26th / 27th
      • December 24th / 25th
      • December 31st / January 1st
      • January 28th / 29th 
      • February 11th / 12th
    • Official List of Tournament Weekends:
      • October 22nd / 23rd
      • November 5th / 6th 
      • November 12th / 13th
      • November 19th / 20th
      • December 3rd / 4th
      • December 10th / 11th 
      • December 17th / 18th
      • January 7th / 8th 
      • January 14th / 15th
      • January 21st / 22nd 
      • February 4th / 5th
      • February 18th / 19th

  • 2 Saturday Intersquad 3 on 3 & 5 on 5 Scrimmages

    • All grade levels (regardless of team affiliation) will have an assigned time slot of intersquad 3 on 3 and 5 on 5 scrimmages. 
    • Location = Hope Athletic Center - 2641 West Harrison Street 
    • Scrimmage Saturday #1 = October 1st | 9:00 AM - 11:00 AM (1-hour per each grade level)
    • Scrimmage Saturday #2 = October 8th | 9:00 AM - 11:00 AM (1-hour per each grade level)
    • The official Saturday intersquad schedule will be released during the opening week of team practices. 

PROJECTED FALL-WINTER PRACTICE & SKILLS SCHEDULE

  • Team Practice & Skill Session Schedule Information

    • All team practice and skill schedules can be found in each team's calendar.
    • All calendars are accessible via your LVL Dashboard or the LeagueApps Play App. 

PRACTICE & SKILL LOCATIONS

All located in the Lakeview / Northside area

PRACTICE & SKILLS OVERVIEW

Below is an overview of the practice and skill schedule structure.

  • Mondays through Fridays

  • 60 to 90-minutes between 4:00 PM and 9:30 PM

    • Practices = 75 to 90-minutes
    • Skills = 60 to 75-minutes

PLAYER GEAR: WHAT YOU RECEIVE WITH LVL

All gear which a player received with LVL is included in the player fees. No extra fees are charged for any gear. All gear, aside from game uniform, is for the player to keep.

  • Official LVL Game Uniform

    • To be returned at the end of the season.

  • LVL Travel Backpack

  • LVL Reversible Practice Jersey

  • LVL Sweatshirt

  • LVL Dri-Fit Warm-Up Long Sleeve

  • LVL Dri-Fit Short Sleeve

Season schedule

All team schedules are accessible via each individual's LVL dashboard and the calendar feature. All calendars include the following: practices, skill sessions, tournamnent weekends of play, and specific game times (when released).

Schedule Notes

  • Automated notifications / reminders will be sent weekly. These notifications are specific to your team pracitice, skill session, day of tournament play, and spcecific game times when released.