boys and girls

Boys: Grades 2 through 8

Girls: Grades 3 through 8

(Based on the child's current grade level during the 2022-2023 school year)

- All levels welcome!


We anticipate that most teams will be formed by October 31. The first games will likely be November 13 and there may be a scrimmage on November 6. Once teams are formed, you will be contacted by the coaches directly and the coaching assignments will be linked here. Thanks.

Boys 7/8 evaluations will be October 30th at the Encinitas Boys and Girls Club (Griset Branch). Times can be found here:

Evaluation Day Details Boys 7/8


(Click below to be taken to the registration site that will be open as of Oct 24. This will allow you to place your child on a waiting list.)


The Encinitas chapter of National Junior Basketball league is a non-profit, 100% volunteer association that serves the youth in Encinitas, Carlsbad, San Marcos, San Elijo, Solana Beach, Cardiff, Del Mar, Carmel Valley and Rancho Santa Fe.

We have Winter (Nov-Feb) and Summer (June-Aug) seasons.

Registration Information

registration fees:

Registration is closed from 10/14 through 10/16 and will re-open if we have room on 10/17.

$315: AFTER 10/13

Game Time: How we play

We play on Sundays.

Most gameS are played after 11AM.

Each team will have at least 8 games

game Dates:

NOV: 13 AND 20

DEC: 4, 11, 18

JAN: 8, 15, 22, 29

FEB: 5 (potential playoffs) , 12 (PLAYOFFS)

Gym Locations (Indoors):

Encinitas Boys & Girls Club

Pacific Ridge School (CarlsbaD)

Eden Park (San elijo)

In the event that the league is cancelled due to Covid-19 restrictions, we will provide a pro-rated refund less a few fixed costs like uniforms.

Get Involved? More Questions?

interested in coaching?

please email us at

Volunteer Board Members & *Junior Board Members Wanted!

Please email us if you are interested in joining the Encinitas NJB Board. Looking for a Marketing Director, Treasurer, and more. Contact us at

* A junior board member is a qualified high school student who is looking for experience working for a non-profit organization.