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Join us for the
13th Annual Stockton
3-on-3 Basketball Tournament
July 4th, 2017
Each participant will receive a tournament t-shirt (t-shirt deadline June 24th)
1st, 2nd, and 3rd place winners of each age bracket will receive an award.
Age Divisions (calculate by grade level you will be entering in Fall 2017)
Boys: 5th-6th, 7th-8th, 9th-10th, 11th-12th, Adult Men, Adult Men 35+
Girls: 5th-6th, 7th-8th, 9th-10th, 11th-12th, Adult Women
We will have 8 courts again and we will use the Stockton High School and Elementary School gyms. The Middle School gym is under construction and we will be using the two courts in the park across the street from the High and Middle School.
All teams need to check into the high school 30 minutes before their first game to pick up their t-shirts.
Stockton High School: 540 N. Rush St. (Women's, high school, Men's Division)
Stockton Elementary School: 236 N. Pearl St. (5th-6th boys & girls division, 7th-8th-grade divisions)
1) Poor sportsmanship will not be tolerated. It is expected that the players and fans be good sports at the 3 on 3 tournament. This tournament is a fundraiser and it should be fun for the players and fans. Thank You.
2) Rock, Paper, Scissors will be played by the captains to determine who will get the ball at the start of the game.
3) After the ball is checked, the offensive team must pass the ball in to start the possession.
4) On every change of possession (rebound or steal) the ball must be taken back behind the three-point line.
5) Baskets will be worth one point each, with three-point shots worth two points.
6) All games will be played to 15 points.
7) Teams must win by 2 points unless the time has expired or the first team that reaches the point cap of 30 points.
8) If the score is tied as time expires, there will be another rock, paper, scissors between the two captains to determine who has the ball first in “sudden death”. The first team to score in sudden death wins the game.
9) 5th/6th grade boys and girls games will have a time limit of 15 minutes. All other games will have a 20 time limit. There will be an announcement of time when there is 5 minutes remaining, 1 minute remaining, and a countdown of the final 10 seconds. The clock will not stop except if a timeout is called.
10) Fouls will be called by the offensive player and there will be no arguments. Spectators and Parents will not call the fouls. This is a learning process for the younger kids learning how to speak up and call the fouls and play the game the right way.
11) Violations (traveling, double dribble, out of bounds, charging) will be called by the defensive team. The court monitor will have final say in any decisions. If both teams can’t officiate their game fairly the court monitor has the authority to officiate the entire game or when needed.
12) Each team will be granted one 30-second time out to use during the game, in which the clock will stop for 30 seconds. If the game goes to sudden death and a team has already used a timeout they do not get another one. If they havn't used their timeout they still have it for sudden death.
13) Poor sportsmanship will not be tolerated. Any swearing could result in that player being disqualified for the game or entire tournament. The court monitor will have this authority.
14) Parents please show good sportsmanship. Your kids will follow your lead please help us create a positive environment for the kids.
This Tournament benefits
Stockton Youth Sports
Stockton Volleyball Team
Stockton Golf Team
Stockton Boys Basketball Team
Stockton Girls Basketball Team
Warren/Stockton Baseball Team
division & Overall winners from previous years
5th / 6th Boys – All Stars- Kellen Henze
5th / 6th Girls – Tigers- Sydney Criddle
7th / 8th Boys – Patterson Trucking- Josh Clark
7th / 8th Girls – Lady Fire- Erin Henze
F/S Girls – Got Game
F/S Boys – Wildcats River Ridge- Trey Thomas
Varsity Boys – JBPM- Blake Jansen
Men – Party Bomb Energy Drink- Isaiah Box
Women – Most of us peaked in high school- Jessie Brunner
2016: 66 teams/Tournament Champions Isaiah Box (Rockford)
2015: 80 teams/Tournament Champions Isaiah Box (Rockford)
2014: 77 teams/Tournament Champions Anthony Simpson (Rockford)
2013: 84 teams/Tournament Champions Willie Veasley (Freeport)
2012: 68 teams/Tournament Champions Willie Veasley (Freeport)
2011: 91 teams/Tournament Champions Devin Patterson (River Ridge)
2010: 66 teams/Tournament Champions Sean Finn (Quad Cities)
2009: 59 teams/Tournament Champions (Benton, WI)
2008: 48 teams/Tournament Champions Tank (Freeport)
2007: 45 teams/Tournament Champions Kyle Korth (Stockton)
2006: 35 teams/Tournament Champions Jessie Starr (Stockton)
2005: 32 teams/Tournament Champions Jessie Starr (Stockton)
Volunteers are always needed. We need help securing sponsors, being a court monitor, helping advertise the tournament, cleaning up after the tournament, and checking teams in. If you are interested in any of these volunteer positions please contact tournament director Andy Jordan at email@example.com
FREQUENTLY ASKED QUESTIONS
When is the deadline to sign up?
Registration closes on Sunday, July 2nd at Noon.
When will I know what time I play on July 4th?
We will start working on brackets after registration closes July 2nd at Noon. We will be calling team captains on July 2nd between 4-8pm to let them know what time their first game is. Team captains it is your responsibility to contact your team members.
How many players can be on my team?
Max team size is 4. You can have one sub on your team that may sub into the game on dead balls.
Are there refs for this tournament?
Yes, there will be refs for the elementary school. The high school games will have a court monitor and will take over calls if players cannot agree.
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