Frequently Asked Questions

  • What is Anthony Wayne Generals Travel Basketball (AWGTB)?
    AWGTB is an AWYF sponsored activity that provides AW boys grades 3-6 a safe, highly competitive and organized “club/travel” basketball experience. AWGTB is the primary youth boy’s basketball “feeder system” for the AWJH & AWHS boy’s basketball programs.
     
  • When are AWGTB practices?
    AWGTB practices are held on Monday & Wednesday evenings.
     
  • Where are practices held?
    Practices are held at AWLS primary & middle school gymnasiums.
     
  • How long is the season?
    The travel season begins in late October/early November and ends in late February/early March. Individual coaching staffs determine when the season ends.
     
  • When are the games played?
    Almost all games are on Saturdays or Sundays. On rare occasions some tournaments may require teams to play Friday evenings.
     
  • Where are the games played?
    In general all games are played in the NW Ohio region, within 1.0 - 1.5 hour’s drive of AW. Leagues are in Defiance (4-6 grades), AW (5), Maumee (6), Perrysburg (5 & 6) & Eastwood (4). Tournaments are usually played in the NE Indiana,
    NW Ohio & SE Michigan regions. Overnight tournaments are usually “team” decisions and are limited to the 5th & 6th grade teams.
     
  • How many games do teams play?
    Our 3rd grade teams play approximately 15 games; 4th grade plays approximately 20 and 5th & 6th grade teams play approximately 30 games.
     
  • How many players are selected from the tryout process?
    It is AWGTB’s goal to field two 8 man teams for each grade level or 16 total players per grade. However, numbers may be adjusted up or down based on tryout numbers and overall talent.
     
  • What do the fees pay for and will there be any other charges to participate?
    AWGTB fees are all inclusive and pay for uniforms, referee fees, league & tourney fees and AWGTB/AWYF administrative fees. No additional fees will be charged.