Frequently Asked Questions

General

 

When does the Summer 2021-2022 season start?

The Summer 2021-2022 season start dates are as follows: Tuesday games: 16 November 2021 Wednesday games: 17 November 2021 Saturday games: 13 November 2021 There will be a break for Christmas/New Year. For 2022, the dates are: Tuesday games: 1 February to 1 April 2022 Wednesday games: 2 February to 6 April 2022 Saturday games: 5 February to 9 April 2022

Will there be grading?

Yes. The first three rounds will be grading.

Will there be semi or grand finals?

Yes. There will be one semi-final round followed by a Grand Final round.

Why do I have to register on PlayHQ?

PlayHQ is a system that is purpose built for basketball, by basketball. This system will be implemented across ALL Basketball Victoria sanctioned competitions, including all KMDBA competitions. This means if you play junior, senior, rep or after school basketball, you only have to register once and it is valid for 12 months. PlayHQ will also be used as the scoring system at games. If a player is not registered on PlayHQ, they won't be allowed to play. For more information, please see https://basketballvictoria.com.au/registration/

If I register on PlayHQ, do I still need to register with Montrose Vikings?

Yes. The fees you pay to Montrose Vikings go towards paying for training venues, walkover/forfeit fees, Presentation Night and awards. To register with Montrose Vikings, please go to https://montrosevikings.org.au/registration/

I have multiple children who would like to play, can I get a discount?

Yes. Montrose Vikings offers a 10% discount for multiple children registered. If a new player is under 7 and will be playing in the Miniball team, their first season fees will be waived.

Where do I get a uniform?

Uniforms are sold through the shop at Kilsyth Stadium in Liverpool Road. The shop is called The Locker Room - http://www.kilsythbasketball.com.au/store/.

How long are the games?

Games for U07 miniball are 2 x 16 minute halves. For U08 up, it is 2 x 20 minute halves. Both have a break of two minutes.

I have more questions, who do I contact?

You can send any questions or feedback to the Committee by email committee@montrosevikings.org.au

 

PlayHQ Related

What is PlayHQ?

PlayHQ is an online system purpose built for basketball, by basketball. This system will be implemented across ALL Basketball Victoria sanctioned competitions, including all KMDBA competitions. For more information, please see https://basketballvictoria.com.au/registration/

How do I register on PlayHQ?

Each season you will be provided with a unique URL (web address) where you can register your players with Montrose Vikings. If you haven't already created an account on PlayHQ, you will need to do this first, then use this link to register your players, coach or team manager for the season: https://montrosevikings.org.au/registration/

How do I use the Score sheet on PlayHQ?

A Youtube video has been created showing how to use the scoresheet. See https://youtu.be/OdTboL_uYqk

I no longer want to play basketball. Can I get a refund?

You will first need to contact Montrose Vikings via treasurer@montrosevikings.org.au requesting a refund. This will then be escalated by Vikings to KMDBA who will then escalate it to Basketball Victoria. For any refund, please provide the following information:

- The player needs to have played fewer than 3 games

- A valid reason needs to be provided. Basketball Victoria requires confirmation in writing that the association and/or club has refunded any fees that were paid to them before considering the request for refund of the PlayHQ licence fee

- Bank details provided for an approved refund to be processed (Player Name, Account Number & BSB)