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Golden Youth Basketball Association (GYBA) is a community based organization focused on providing a quality recreational or competitive basketball experience for Boys and Girls from 2nd grade to 8th grade. 

The organisation is dedicated to assuring each participant has fun, improves basketball skills, understands the importance of “team”, and learns “life lessons” that can be carried beyond the basketball court.

GYBA’s volunteers, coaches, parents, fans, officials and athletes are all critical to the success of this mission.


2021 - 2022

GYBA Winter Basketball Season 

Registration is Open !!!


GYBA is excited to be back and Winter League Registration for Boys and Girls, second grade (2) through grade eight (8), is now open! 

Please click the Maroon "Register" Tab on the GYBA website Home Page.     


2021 - 2022

GYBA Team Coaches

Registration is Open !!!


GYBA is looking for additional coaches (Boys and Girl teams).  If you are interested in a Head Coach or Assistant Coach position, registration is now open!

Please Click the Maroon "Register" button on the GYBA website Home Page.  


Competitive Tryouts - 2020-2021 Golden Youth Basketball


2021 - 2022  GYBA

Competitive Basketball Tryouts

September 26, 2021 at 8:30 AM

Golden High School


  A player must be registered for the 2021 -2022 Winter League to participate in Competitive Tryouts.  Please Click the Maroon "Register" button on the GYBA website Home Page to Register for the 2021 - 2022 Winter Youth Basketball Season

All GYBA registered 6th, 7th and 8th grade boy who are interested in participating at a Competitive Level (GYBA Gold, "High School Feeder Team" or represent GYBA in the Gold Crown Competitive League) are required to attend GYBA Competitive Tryouts at Golden High School on Sunday, September 26, 2021.  


Registration:  8:30 AM

Individual Player Warm-up:  8:30 AM to 9:00 AM

Official Tryout:  9:15 AM to 11:00 AM

Mandatory GYBA Coaches Meeting (All Grade Levels):  11:20 AM to 12:00 PM  


Note: Player evaluations will be conducted by GYBA and Golden High School Boys Basketball Coaching Staff.



Who Should Attend Tryouts? 


All GYBA registered 6th, 7th and 8th grade boys who are interested in participating at a Competitive Level (GYBA Gold, "High School Feeder Team" or represent GYBA in the Gold Crown Competitive League) are required to attend GYBA Competitive Tryouts

Please Note:  GYBA also encourages all 6th, 7th and 8th grade players and coaches (regardless of desired Level of Play - Competitive and Non-Competitive) to attend Tryouts.  Even if a player / coach does not have a desire to compete at the highest level or has a less competitive team already established, it will allow the following: 

  • The kids can meet fellow GYBA players and get to know each other

  • Players can get some valuable touches and play 5 v 5 

  • Coaches can watch and get a feel for the players registered at the grade they will be coaching

  • Both coaches and kids can meet the Golden High School Boys Basketball Coaching staff

We look forward to seeing everyone on Sunday, September 26th at 8:30 AM.  Go Demons!  


by posted 09/18/2021
2021-2022 Golden Youth Basketball Season

2021 – 2022

Golden Youth Basketball Winter League


League Overview

  • GYBA Registration is open now through October 8, 2021 (Any late registrants will need to be approved by GYBA and will be charged a $50 late fee)

  • Available for boys and girls Grades 2 through 8.

  • $210 per-player for Grades 2, 3, and 4 (Ten (10) game guarantee plus playoffs for qualifying teams -top 8 in every division).  Practice time at local schools is included.  There will be an additional cost for Uniforms (see below).

  • $235 per-player for Grades 5, 6, 7, & 8 (Twelve (12) game guarantee plus playoffs for qualifying teams).  Practice time at local schools is included.  There will be an additional cost for Uniforms (see below). 

  • Individual Registration: we can place you on a team, or you can request to be on a specific team

  • Roster rules do not require all players to be from same high school area.  

  • When forming teams, GYBA will use it best effort to place players in accordance their experience, skill, and desired Level of Play.   

  • Divisions for teams include Gold, A, B, and C in most grade levels for boys.  Girls have historically had only one division.

  • No Sunday Games or Practices.


Every team should receive up to two (2) practices per week (depending on gym availability, school functions, COVID restrictions, League Game Conflict, etc.).  Practices will be scheduled by the Coaches who will coordinate with the Scheduler for GYBA.    

Regular Season Games:

Games officially begin Monday, November 29th and will conclude on or before February 19, 2022.  Games can be any day of the week except for Sunday.  League Blackout dates: November 22-28; and December 23 – January 3.  Game day typically varies from week to week.  Game locations likely will include schools throughout Golden and other gyms in the Jefferson County area.

League Playoffs and Championships: 

Included with the League Registration and they will be held the week of February 22 and will end on or before February 26, 2022.  The top eight (8) teams in each Division will qualify for the playoffs, single elimination format. No Game Admission Fees for Spectators.

Pre-season Tournament: 

JP Sports hosts the Pre-Season Tournament (see details on their website) as does Gold Crown.  These are not included as part of the GYBA Jeffco Winter League Registration but may be of interest to GYBA Teams. 

Refund Policy: 

A $25 fee will be charged for any player withdrawing prior to the registration deadline.  Requests for refunds must be in writing and sent to GYBA.  NO REFUNDS WILL BE ISSUED AFTER THE FIRST DAY OF OFFICIAL PRACTICE NOVEMBER 1st.

Team Uniforms: 

There will be an additional cost for team uniforms.  Each player is required to have a matching team uniform.  Please see the GYBA website for more details (www.goldenyouthbasketball.com).  


Prospective GYBA Team Coaches

GYBA is inviting all individuals interested in participating this Season as a Head Coach or Assistant Coach to complete the Coaches registration on the GYBA website.  If you are interested, please fill out the Coaches Application on the GYBA website (Maroon Register button on the main page).  Once the application is submitted to GYBA, you will need to complete the required background check and concussion training.

  • Coaches Application: Every first-time Head and Assistant Coach, and any coach that did not coach in the league last Winter Season must fill out a coach’s application followed by the background check and concussion training.

  • Background Check: Valid for two (2) consecutive seasons. Each coach must complete the background check once every two (2) years.

  • Concussion Training: All coaches are required to complete concussion training EACH YEAR.

  • ‚ÄčCoaches Meeting: TBD, usually in September and held at Golden High School.  


by posted 08/22/2021