2017 participants and/or committed programs for 2018:
All Out Blaze, APT, Bay City, Benicia Blue Devils, Berkeley Bears, Bombers, CA Ballerz, Colusa, DC Spartans, East Bay Celtics, East Bay Nets, Fairfield Ballers, Fairfield Wildcats, Fast & Furious, Fryer Basketball Academy (SoCal), FTS Saints, Golden City, Impact Basketball (SoCal), LA Elite (SoCal), Manteca Aresnal, Mid-City, N Your Court, Napa Quakes, NBBA, NBH Renegades, Nor Cal Aces, Nor Cal Blaze, Nor Cal Future, North Peninsula Force, Oakland Bruins, Outlawz, SF Champions, Santa Rosa Warriors, SF Champions, Solano Elite, Soldiers Academy, Sonoma Bearcats, Take Over, YBA
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About an Official Qualifier of the USA Basketball 2018 U.S. Open Championships
This event has been approved to serve as an Official Qualifier to the USA Basketball 2018 U.S. Open Basketball Championships. The following groupings of play at the Str8 Game Memorial Shootout serve as an Official Qualifier to the USA Basketball 2018 U.S. Open Basketball Championships:
Teams will select to enter the Stars or Stripes division within each grouping of play.
The first and second place teams from each group and division will earn a bid to enter the 2018 U.S. Open Basketball Championships. The boys championships will be on June 30-July 3 and the girls championships on July 19-22 in Westfield, Indiana.
***Third and fourth place teams will receive waitlist bids should first and second place teams not accept their bids.
Age and Grade Groupings:
Divisions of Competition:
It is the responsibility of the head coach to provide age and grade (if applicable) verification for players at any time throughout the event. Permitted forms of player age verification include birth certificates, passports and government-issued IDs (originals, hard copies or digital copies).
Permitted forms of player grade verification include school-issued report cards or school administrator confirmation of grade issued on school letterhead (originals, hard copies or digital copies).
Coach License Requirement:
All coaches and bench personnel participating in the 8th grade, 13U or 12U divisions must have a valid USA Basketball Coach License on file with USA Basketball prior to the start of the event. The coach license process requires successfully passing a background check which generally takes 7-10 business days to process. To obtain a coach license, visit https://community.usab.com.
It is the responsibility of the head coach to provide verification of coach licensure at any time throughout the event. Once licensed, set your online coach account profile to “public” view for real-time verification of licensure onsite. Only actively licensed coaches are permitted on the bench to coach.
Rules for Stars and Stripes Divisions:
ONLY these age groups and divisions will be played by National Federation of State High School Associations rules.