Top Flight BasketBall Academy

About The D-LEAGUE

The Top Flight Developmental League (The D-League)  is a community basketball league run by parent volunteers and professional basketball coaches sponsored by the Top Flight Basketball Academy.

The league takes place at Chinese International School (CIS) on Sunday's from 8:00am-18:30 beginning in mid-February until the end of May each year. The season consists of a 10-week regular season and a two week end of the season tournament.

The D-League is open to boys and girls ages 5-18 and consists of 8 different age divisions from Division 1 (5-6 year olds ) to Division 6 (16-18 year olds).

Each training session lasts approximately 75-minutes and consists of individual basketball skill development, team practices, and scrimmage games.

There are 5 official "Game Days" during the course the regular season the outcomes of which determine the seeding for the end of the season tournament.

On the first day of each new season, "Assessment Day", each player is evaluated by their ability placed on teams. Coaches go to great lengths to ensure that teams in each age division are equally balanced.