Basketball

 

CHAMPIONSHIP TOURNAMENT

Friday-Sunday July 17 - 19, 2020
Check-In Thursday evening
First games on Friday at 8am

CHAMPIONSHIP GYMS

Alliant University SportCenter
10455 Pomerado Road, San Diego

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

2019 RESULTS

2019 SCHEDULE

 

GENEROUSLY SPONSORED BY:

 

HOW TO ENTER CHAMPIONSHIPS, ONCE QUALIFIED

Once a team qualifies, they will receive an information packet from the Qualifying Tournament Director for the Championship Tournament. You must register online by June 14 to reserve your spot.  No spots will be held if we do not receive your entry fee by June 14. ALL TEAMS NEED TO BE PREPARED TO PLAY ON FRIDAY JULY 17 STARTING AT 8AM.

Register Online

CHAMPIONSHIP ENTRY DEADLINE

Friday June 19, 2020 

ENTRY FEE

  • Online: $465 
  • Multi-team discounts available - see Coupon Codes below that you will type in before you make the payment.
Number of Teams Registered   Discount Per Team  Coupon Code for registration
      2 Teams      $10 Off Per Team      BSK2
      3 Teams      $15 Off Per Team      BSK3
      4 Teams       $20 Off Per Team      BSK4
      5 Teams      $25 Off Per Team      BSK5

BOYS & GIRLS AGE DIVISIONS

  • 9 & under (Boys only)
  • 10 & under
  • 11 & under
  • 12 & under
  • 13 & under
  • 14 & under
  • 15 & under
  • 16 & 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 the number of entries
  • When registering, teams will select their age division and suggest their level: Division I, Division II or Division III
  • Final placement of teams is left to the discretion of CSG tournament director based on the number of teams entered, strength of qualifier played in, placement in qualifier, overall win/loss record, previous year's scores, and regional director's input if needed.
  • 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.

AGE DETERMINING DATE

September 1, 2020 - Boys & Girls

PROOF OF AGE

All coaches must present each player's birth certificate copy at Mandatory Check-In Thursday evening at Dave & Buster's 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.

TEAM ROSTERS

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

MANDATORY HOTEL BOOKING POLICY

  • To participate in the 2020 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 $300 Deviation Fee.  You can pay the fee online through our registration system (click on Register Here above) or mail a check 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

Mandatory Check-in on Thursday, July 16th 5pm-8pm at Dave & Buster's - 2931 Camino del Rio North

Dave & Buster's Team Reservations with Menu Packages: Dianna Story at 619-881-4398 or email at Dianna_Story@daveandbusters.com to reserve a group menu package.

SPECTATOR WRISTBANDS

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

RULES & COMPETITION FORMAT

  • 2020 Championship Tournament Rules
  • All teams guaranteed 4 games. PLAN TO PLAY ON FRIDAY AT 8:00AM and END ON SUNDAY AT 5:00pm
  • Game balls will be provided by Dick's Sporting Goods.

AWARDS

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

REGIONAL QUALIFYING FORMAT
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.  
Teams will make a suggestion to the level of the team when registering, and final placement of teams is left to the discretion of CSG tournament director based on the number of teams entered and talent level, strength of qualifier played in, placement in qualifier, overall win/loss record, previous year's scores, and regional director's input if needed.

Gold medal winning teams from the 2019 California State Games automatically qualify for the 2020 CA State Games.  Contact our office for details.

 

2020 QUALIFYING TOURNAMENTS

Location  Date Contact
Veterans Day Invitational
(Corona)
November 9-10, 2019 Anthony Nichols
909-717-7031
elitesports_basketball@aim.com
www.CaliEliteBasketball.com

 

Love n Basketball Tournament
(Rancho Cucamonga)

February 22-23, 2019

LaRon Hall
@EmpowerSportsFacility
powerplayfamily@gmail.com
www.empowersportsfacility.com

IE Got Buckets Showcase
(Corona)
March 7-8, 2020

Anthony Nichols
909-717-7031
elitesports_basketball@aim.com
www.CaliEliteBasketball.com

Spring Mayhem
(Ladera Ranch)
March 14-15, 2020 Mike Forster
310-261-8315
mikef@labobcats.com
https://springmayhem.com/

6th Annual Central Valley Spring Kick-Off

(Hanford)

March 14-15, 2020

Alex Vartabedian
661-430-1533
Vartabedian89@sbcglobal.net

Easter Bash

(Santa Clara)

March 28-29, 2020

Ronnie McDaniel  
408-661-9693
ronnie2mac@aol.com
www.bayarearoaddawgs.com

 

11th Annual April Fools Classic

(Rancho Cucamonga)

April 4-5, 2020 Gerald Williams  
951-505-9574
ageraldw@aol.com
wcwbasketball.com

9th Annual Central Valley Spring Classic

(Tulare)

April 18-19, 2020 Alex Vartabedian
661-430-1533
Vartabedian89@sbcglobal.net
MayFest State Qualifier
(Garden Grove)
May 2-3, 2020

Keith Cash
661-332-4216
focusbasketball@gmail.com
www.focusbasketball.live

Summer Breeze
(Union City)
May 2-3, 2020

Ronnie McDaniel  
408-661-9693
ronnie2mac@aol.com
www.bayarearoaddawgs.com

2nd Annual Memorial Day Tournament
(Rancho Cucamonga)

May 23-24, 2020

Gerald Williams  
951-505-9574
ageraldw@aol.com
wcwbasketball.com

7th Annual Central Valley May Madness
(Tulare)

May 23- 24, 2020 Alex Vartabedian
661-430-1533
Vartabedian89@sbcglobal.net

 

CONTACT

Cal State Games Office

CSG Office Phone:  619-223-2033

Email:  info@calstategames.org


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