What are the requirements for participation?
For Prep Team: Boys and Girls ages 6-13
For Varsity Team: Boys and Girls ages 14 to the end of their senior year of high school
Must live within the State of Louisiana
Must have a permanent lower limb disability
Refer to the NWBA website for more details
Do I have to be wheelchair-bound to play?
No. Many players are ambulatory and only use the chairs to play.
Do I need to know how to play basketball before I can join?
No. Our coaches are eager and willing to help all players regardless of their experience.
How often do we practice?
At least twice a month, on the 1st & 3rd Saturdays of the month. We practice year-round.
How tall are the basketball goals?
Prep – 8.5’ goal
Varsity – 10’ goal