Friday-Sunday July 14 - 16, 2017


Alliant University Sport Center
10455 Pomerado Road, San Diego-Parking $7

Municipal Gym, Balboa Park
2111 Pan American Road W, San Diego

San Diego City College, Harry West Gym
1313 Park Blvd. San Diego


You must play in one of the Qualifying Tournaments listed below to play in the Championships in July in San Diego. Every team that plays in a qualifying tournament will be eligible for the Championships.  Results from each qualifying tournament will help determine proper level placement and/or seeding. 
Boys' age divisions 10U through 14U may offer 2-3 levels of play:  Division I, Division II, and possibly Division III

Gold medal winning teams from the 2016 California State Games automatically qualify for the 2017 CA State Games.  Contact our office for details.


Location  Date/Fee Contact
Halloween Havoc Tournament
- Gary Lym
510 214-2601
Spring Mayhem
(Ladera Ranch)
March 18-19, 2017

Michael Forster 
310 261-8315

Capitol City Tournament
- Brian Mitchell
916 698-8687
Central Valley Championships
March 18-19, 2017 Benny Magana
559 679-7926
NRG Rising Stars Fastbreak Challenge
(Lake Elsinore, Ontario, Colton, Redlands)
March 25-26, 2017 Mike Feaster
CL23 NorCal Championship
(Vallejo, Benicia, Fairfield)

Mario Chesney
707 333-1411

San Diego Premier
Register Here

(all teams qualify)

 April 1-2, 2017

Ken Brandon
619 857-8966

Greg Flournoy
619 379-0193

Spring Bling
(San Jose, Santa Clara)
April 8-9, 2017 Ronnie McDaniel
408 661-9639
WCW April Fools Classic
(San Bernardino)
April 8-9, 2017 Gerald Williams
951 505-9574
Bay Area Sports CSG Qualifier
(Oakland, SF, San Pablo)

Jon Robles:  510 965-2010
Jed Madayag:  707 853-5658

MANA B&B Classic
(South San Francisco)
- Joseph A. Olive'
650 219-0993
Central Valley Time
April 29-30, 2017 Ronnie McDaniel Jr.
408 661-9639
Spring Tip-Off Tournament

Cory Anderson: 760 580-9467 
Abraham Gaytan: 619 971-0303

(Garden Grove)

May 6-7, 2017
Keith Cash - Focus Basketball
661 332-4216
May Tip Off
(Citrus Heights, Marysville)
May 6-7, 2017

Ronnie McDaniel
408 661-9639
JC Crenshaw 916-904-6557
Darne Duckett  415-724-6856

Central Valley May Fest

Alex Vartabedian
661 430-1533
Cal Heat Classic
(Pasadena City College)
- Sherry Higgins
818 439-7874
Silicon Valley B-Ball Jam
(Santa Clara, San Jose, Redwood City)
 May 20-21, 2017 

Mel Robertson
408 260-0100


Once a team qualifies, they will receive an information packet from the Qualifying Tournament Director for the Championship Tournament. You must register online or submit the entry form found in your qualifying packet to the CSG office with the entry fee by June 16 to reserve your spot.  No spots will be held if we do not receive your entry fee by June 15. ALL TEAMS NEED TO BE PREPARED TO PLAY ON FRIDAY JULY 14 STARTING AT 8AM.

Receive a Discount when you Register Online

To Enter by Mail Click Here


June 15, 2017
Enter and submit your roster by Sunday June 25 to be included in the program


  • Online: $450
  • Mail-in: $475


  • 9 & under (Boys only)
  • 10 & under (Boys only)
  • 11 & under
  • 12 & under
  • 13 & under
  • 14 & under
  • 15 & under
  • 17 & under (includes up to 3 graduated seniors if 18 yrs old)

**Please note**

  • California State Games may host up to 3 Levels of Play for Boys divisions 10u-14u, depending on entries
  • When registering, teams will select their age division and preferred level: Division I, Division II or Division III
  • Final placement of teams is left to the discretion of the tournament director based on the number of teams entered and talent level (based on strength of qualifier played in and overall win/loss record).
  • Divisions may be combined due to number of entries.
  • Teams must place in the Top 3 of their qualifier to play in Division I.  If a qualifier has multiple levels of play, only teams from the highest level can qualify for Division I.
  • Teams who choose to play in Division III can NOT qualify for State Games of America.


September 1, 2017 - Boys & Girls


All coaches must present each player's birth certificate copy at Mandatory Check-In Thursday evening and have them on site for each game. Check-In will go quickly if you mail in your team's birth certificates prior to the tournament and have received confirmation of approval of all players. We will not accept faxed birth certificates. NOTE: A team may have up to 3 players submit an Age Exception form. Age Exception forms must be submitted with a birth certificate and last report card the player received. A player may only be one year older than the required age for the division and be in the same grade as the other players. This form must be approved by CSG prior to the tournament for verification.


Limited to 12 players. 
ROSTERS & BIRTH CERTIFICATES WILL NOT BE ACCEPTED BY FAX. Please use the link located in your email confirmation to change your roster and then mail in your copies of certificates.


  • To participate in the 2017 California State Games, all teams are required to book hotel acommodations at one of the listed CSG host hotels offered at discounted prices. After you have made your hotel reservation, teams are accepted into the tournament.
  • Teams choosing not to book hotel rooms at our host hotels are required to pay a $75 Deviation Fee per team made payable to California State Games. Once the Deviation Fee is paid, teams are accepted into the tournament.
  • Excemptions: Teams residing in San Diego, Orange or Riverside County are exempt from the mandatory Hotel Booking Policy


Mandatory Check-in on Thursday, July 13th 5pm-9pm at Crowne Plaza Hotel - 2270 Hotel Circle North

KICK-OFF PARTY for Basketball Players and families -
Thursday July 13 in the pool area at Crowne Plaza Hotel 5pm-9pm 
Pizza, Soda & San Diego Craft Beer for Adults over 21 for a nominal fee and lots of games and activities!


Gym entry ticket prices are available for purchase at check-in. Up to two coaches will receive complimentary entry wrist bands.

  • 3-day wristband $15
  • Daily Wristband - $7 per day


  • 2017 Championship Tournament Rules
  • All teams guaranteed 4 games. PLAN TO PLAY ON FRIDAY AT 8:00AM and END ON SUNDAY AT 5:00pm
  • Mikasa Sports USA is the official ball of the California State Games and will be used for all games.


  • Championship Banners Awarded to Gold Medal Teams 
  • Individual Gold, Silver, and Bronze medals will be awarded at the Championships
  • Team awards presented at Regionals


California State Game Office

Phone:  619-223-2033


COOL CSG FACT: Toronto Raptor Chuck Hayes & Tony Clark, Arizona Diamond Backs, both played in the Cal State Games Basketball Championships!