The Basketball regular season consists of games played on Saturday and Sunday with practices during the week. St. Rita typically averages 20 to 25 teams. The DPL allows for 16 divisions between 5th and 8th grade between boys and girls. Games begin in January and playoffs are in March. All coaches must have a St. Rita Safe Environment badge and attend a DPL Play Like A Champion session. Evaluations will typically take place the week prior to Thanksgiving Break.