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2018 Str8 Game Memorial Shootout powered by Str8 Sports
(Boys & Girls)

Saturday, May 26 - Sunday, May 27, 2018

Hosted by North Bay Basketball Academy & Fairfield Ballers

Certified by USA Basketball as an Official Qualifier for the 2018 USA Basketball Open Championships!

Tournament Overview

Divisions:

  • 3rd, 4th, 5th, 6th, 7th, 8th, 9th, JV, and Varsity
  • Boys and Girls Teams
  • Four game guarantee
  • Early registration discount by April 1st
  • Team Awards

Sites:

  • Games in Solano County

Officials:

  • College and high school certified officials

Information:

  • Rick Winter (415) 244-3863 or Steven Carter (707) 400-3335

 

Participants

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

 

Entry Fees

Team Fees, Register / Payment by April 1:

  • $350 per team for 1 or 2 teams
  • $325 per team for 3 or 4 teams
  • $300 per team for 5 or more teams

Team Fees, Register / Payment after April 1:

  • $395 per team for 1 or 2 teams
  • $375 per team for 3 or 4 teams
  • $350 per team for 5 or more teams

 

Area Attractions

Here's a list of some things to do and sites to see while visiting our area over the holiday weekend...


San Francisco Attractions: Solano County Attractions:

Open Championships Official Qualifier Info

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:

  • 8th Grade Boys & Girls
  • 13U Boys & Girls
  • 12U Boys & Girls

Teams will select to enter the Stars or Stripes division within each grouping of play.

  • The Stars division best suits established and competitive club travel teams (D1)
  • The Stripes division is offered for locally-based, or newly formed, club and recreational teams (D2)

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:

  • 8th Grade: Enrolled in 8th grade or lower as of October 1, 2017 AND cannot turn 16 prior to September 1, 2018.
  • 13U: Cannot turn 14 prior to September 1, 2018 (this is an age division, grade exceptions are not permitted).
  • 12U: Cannot turn 13 prior to September 1, 2018 (this is an age division, grade exceptions are not permitted).

Divisions of Competition:

  • Stars: Established and competitive club travel teams (D1)
  • Stripes: Locally-based, or newly formed, club and recreational teams (D2)

Eligibility Verification:

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.

  • For a full list of National Federation of State High School Associations rules please click HERE.

Tournament Sponsors

Registration & Payment

Register by May 19. 200+ teams in 2017 and expecting over 250 teams this year.

Coaches will be responsible for registration and payment to NBBA, not individual players.

  IMPORTANT: Registration is a multi-step process...

1. REGISTER: Use the button below to register.
2. PAY: Payment can be made through online registration, check, money order, or cashier's check payable to NBBA.

  • Checks accepted until May 19.
  • To pay online, come back to this tournament information page and click on the payment button.