Elite Basketball League

Please visit the Competitive League page for information about the 2021 Elite League.

This league is for advanced teams and athletes with over 5 years of experience. Players play frequently, sometimes for multiple teams, and have experience on a traveling club team. Games are played at a quick pace and players are athletic, skilled and explosive. Registration is only open to teams who have been formally invited by Gold Crown Program Directors or Tom Bednark of CYB.

League Features:

  • This league is run in collaboration with CYB (Colorado Youth Basketball)
  • Team Registration BY INVITATION ONLY
  • Individual registration, must be on a team before completing registration process
  • No 60% roster rules
  • One division per grade & gender, 6th - 8th grade boys, and 8th grade girls
  • 13 game guarantee, 12 regular season games and 1 postseason game
  • Doubleheader format on Thursday nights and Saturday afternoons (teams play 1 day per week)
  • League Headquarters: Gold Crown Field House
  • Practice time secured by team
  • No gym time commitment
  • Gold Crown Rules Coaches will be assigned for all games
  • *NEW* Each player and 1 coach per team will receive a free Denver Nuggets ticket (Ticket Redemption Form)

2020 Postseason Brackets (FINAL)

Boys 6th Grade
Boys 7th Grade
Boys 8th Grade
Girls 8th Grade

Rules Coach Feedback

We are proud to assign Rules Enforcement Coaches “in-house” at all of our Gold Crown Basketball games. Keeping our assigning “in house” increases accountability as we continually evaluate current rules coaches and train potential rules coaches. We value all Rules Enforcement Coaches as an important and integral part of the experiences we provide to the youth that participate in our programs. We also value feedback so we can continue to improve the league and provide the best experience for all of our participants.