DeSoto Youth Basketball League

Announcement: Early Registration open October 1, 2019

This is a local recreational basketball league for ages 4 through 14. Our goal is to teach basketball fundamentals, rules and skills. We emphasize on sportsmanship, team play and clean/fair competition. Age is determined on September 1 of the current school year.

Registration Period

Early registration - October 1 - November 17
Regular Registration - November 18 - December 29
Early Registration Fees
DeSoto/Glenn Heights
Non - Residents
Ages 4 - 14 $75 $95
Regular Registration Fees (after Nov. 17th)

Ages 4 - 14 $85 $105
 Team Registration Fee $750 per team  $1,000 per team 

Uniforms are not included in the registration fees.
Click here to view the Cancellation and Refund Policy.


Registration fees cover $10 city energy management user fee and league operational costs such as: officials, insurance, score/time keepers, and awards.


Two Proofs of Residency
$5 Sports ID

Key dates to remember

Jan 11 - Season will begin

Proof of Residency Requirements

  • Two proofs of the following will be required for DeSoto residents:
  • A valid driver’s license or identification card issued by the Texas Department of Public Safety showing the DeSoto address of that person.
  • A current utility (gas, electric, water) showing the DeSoto address of that person.
  • A current lease or mortgage showing the DeSoto address of that person.
  • A current voter’s registration card showing the DeSoto address of that person.
  • A current auto insurance card showing the DeSoto address of that person
  • A current report card

What Do Registration Fees Cover?

  • Game officials/scorekeepers   
  • League Insurance
  • Championship awards
  • Advertisement
  • Participant Sport ID Card—required for all league approved games, preseason and post season tournaments
  • Facility monitors   
  • Energy Management Fee of $10
  • Non-Residential Fee of $20

Coaches Information

Submit Coaching Form | Submit Coaches Certification

Schedules & Information

Game Schedule | TAAF Official Website - Texas Amateur Athletic Federation