Hoop it Up! Go for the GOLD!!!
- Friday, June 21, 2013
- **6:45 p.m. Opening Ceremonies at BJCC Arena: Cauldron Lighting, Fireworks, Parade of Athletes (FREE Commemorative Opening Ceremonies Parade of Athletes T-Shirt for registered athletes who participate in the Opening Ceremonies), chance to win a 1 of 4 $2,500 college scholarships, and so much more!
|Early Registration - Received by May 17, 2013|
|Standard Registration - Received by May 31, 2013|
- Birmingham Metro Area
- Denise Johnson
Age Determination Dates:
Boys.......... June 24, 2013
Girls.......... June 24, 2013
Younger participants may play in an older age division. However, older participants may not play in a younger age division. A player can only be listed on one roster.
Proof of age is required. The coach/participant must have proof-of-age documents on hand at the event site. You must show proof of age at the venue prior to your first game.
Birth certificate, High School eligibility list, Military I.D. and/or driver's license are acceptable proof-of-age documents. Do not mail or hand-deliver any proof-of-age documents to the Alabama Sports Festival. In case of eligibility disputes, lack of proper documentation may result in disqualification of individual participants and/or team.
Age Divisions (Boys & Girls): 10U, 12U, 14U, 16U, 18U
Register Online Now for Basketball!
Select your division below and click on the link to register online. You must be 18 years or older and have a valid Visa, MasterCard or Discover to register online. If you are not 18 yet, be sure to ask your parent or guardian to register you.
- Registration Packet!
Register By Mail Now for Basketball!
In order to register by mail, download the complete registration packets below. Please be sure to check off events you are entering on the Registration Chart, complete either the Individual or Team Entry Form A or B and be sure to sign the Waiver Form(s). You only need to submit one Team Entry Form. Clip out the Registration Chart and Official Entry Form(s) and mail with Entry Fee to:
Alabama Sports Festival
P.O. Box 20327
Montgomery, AL 36120
Event Rules and Format
Alabama High School Athletic Association rules apply for all age groups. Any rule changes or modifications will be sent to the head coach with the confirmation packet and posted online at www.alagames.com, click on Basketball.
Rosters are limited to 15 players. A team must have at least five players on the roster. For ALL divisions, roster additions or changes are allowed before June 5, 2013, for a fee of $10 per player.
Teams should bring reversible jerseys or two different colored jerseys. All teams are guaranteed a minimum of three games.
Tournament format will be determined after all entries are received. There is no guarantee of games not to overlap for coaches with multiple teams.
The designated home team is responsible for keeping the official game scorebook. The designated visitor team is responsible for operating the game clock. Every effort will be made to provide scorekeepers and clock operators at each facility, however, teams should be prepared to provide table personnel.
Team Residency Requirements
The county in which the majority of player's parent(s) or guardian(s) reside is considered the "county of residence" for that team. To be eligible to compete on that team, each player's parent(s) or guardian(s) must reside in the "county of residence" or a county that geographically adjoins the "county of residence." If a team is found to include a majority of player(s) whose parent(s) or guardian(s) do not reside in the "county of residence" or an adjoining county, the player(s) will be deemed ineligible and the team will forfeit all games.
Official Tournament Schedule
Competition schedules will be posted the week of June 10, 2013.
Confirmation packets, including team rosters will also be mailed at that time.
We look forward to seeing everyone at the Opening Ceremonies June 21, 2013!
The ASF Foundation is proud to have the following hotels serve as State Games XXXI Hotel Partners!
Special Athlete Rates room blocks are available at these hotels.
Be sure to book rooms before the block is filled at your choice hotel.
When reserving a room, please be sure to ask for the Alabama Sports Festival State Games Athlete Rate.
Please note: Athlete Rates are subject to cut-off dates.
*Athletes and coaches are responsible for their own housing and food, and are responsible for acknowledging and/or agreeing to the hotel's cancellation policy. Please check with your hotel regarding its specific cancellation policy.
Official State Games XXXI Hotel Partners
- 120 Riverchase Parkway East
- Birmingham, AL 35244
- Phone: 1-866-527-1498
- Double: $65.00 + tax
(Complimentary parking and breakfast)
- Cut-Off Date: June 7, 2013
The La Quinta Inn & Suites Birmingham Hoover - Riverchase is located just minutes from fun in the sun at Alabama's largest State Park, Oak Mountain (hiking, biking, fishing, golf, and horseback riding). Visit such popular attractions as Oak Mountain Amphitheater, the Birmingham Zoo, and Visionland Amusement Park. Walk to the Ragtime Cafe; enjoy shopping and more at Riverchase Galleria. The La Quinta Inn and Suites Birmingham Hoover - Riverchase provides spacious affordable rooms with a wealth of amenities, including free high-speed Internet access. Select rooms also include a microwave and refrigerator. Enjoy a Free Bright Side Breakfast in the comfort of our colorful lobby every morning. Have a great workout in the well-equipped fitness center. Take a stroll through our lushly landscaped courtyard to the shaded gazebo or relax in our sparkling (seasonal) heated pool and spa. Located off Interstate 65 at Valleydale Road (exit 247).
- 1824 Montgomery Highway South
- Hoover, AL 35244
- Phone: 205-988-5000
- King w/ pullout sleeper: $89.00 + tax
- Cut-Off Date: June 7, 2013
Our hotel in Hoover, Alabama is located just South of Birmingham off Highway I-65 and Riverchase Galleria where guests can enjoy excellent shopping. Courtyard Birmingham hotel is proud to share our newly renovated state-of-the-art lobby and stylish new guest rooms. The exciting new features at this Hoover, AL hotel include inviting, flexible spaces to work or relax, free Internet access throughout and The Bistro - Eat. Drink. Connect. offering enhanced breakfast, dinner and beverage options.