2018 GRBA National Championship (Session 2) - NCAA CERTIFIED

July 26-29, 2018 Fort Wayne, Indiana

Description

  • Tournament
  • All teams
  • Boys: 11th, 10th, 9th, 8th
  • D1/D2 ability level(s)
  • 4 games guaranteed
  • Exposure Certified event

Location

Sport One Fieldhouse Map
Sport One Fieldhouse
3946 Ice Way
Fort Wayne, IN, 46808
Directions

Contact

Chris Ponce
260-471-5270

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General Information

NCAA CERTIFIED

REGISTRATION DEADLINE - JULY 20, 2018

7TH-11TH GRADE BOYS TEAMS (ALL TEAMS MUST BE NCAA CERTIFIED PRIOR TO JULY 15TH)

DIVISION 1 (ELITE) & DIVISION 2 (CLUB/SCHOOL)

EACH TEAM MUST PROVIDE A SCOREKEEPER/TIMEKEEPER 

FIRST TEAM LISTED IS HOME/WEARS LIGHT JERSEYS 

REFUND POLICY - NO REFUNDS WILL BE ISSUED AFTER THE REGISTRATION DEADLINE

NCAA Roster Information for Coaches Check-in

1. NCAA Team Rosters will be locked by this Tuesday evening (07/24) 11:59 PM via bbcs.org.

  * If a player is not on the “locked” NCAA Team Roster, the player will be ineligible to compete this weekend.

  * If a coach is not on the “locked” NCAA Team Roster, the coach will be ineligible to coach this weekend.

  * You will not be able to add any player or coach to a “locked” roster after 11:59 PM on Tuesday.

  * During Team Check-in we will use the “locked” NCAA Team Roster (players & coaches) to verify eligibility.

  * Please ensure coaches bring a form of identification for check-in to receive coaches pass. (ie: ID/Driver’s License/Passport).

2. Coach Check In - If you want to sit on the bench or coach you must be NCAA Certified. You will need to check in before your first game to get your credentials. Please allow yourself enough time and go to a CHECK IN. If you show up to coach and DO NOT have the proper identification our staff will NOT allow you to coach. We will provide a pass for Head Coach, and 2 assistant coaches.

3. Gym Sites - Please know where your game is located and be there early, games may start early. Game time is forfeit time.

4. Rules - Please understand the Rules. Home team is listed first in pool play or on top of bracket(wear light uniform). 

5. EVENT APP FOR SCHEDULE AND SCORES - DOWNLOAD THE GYM RATS APP ON YOUR PHONE

7. Scores - These will ONLY be updated online.

8. Ejection Rule - If a player or coach gets ejected they will NOT be allowed to play in next game.

 

NCAA COACHING REQUIREMENTS - APPLY EARLY!!!

Please be aware of the NCAA Requirements for teams participating in NCAA-Certified Tournaments.  START NOW to get certified before the viewing period begins!!!

All of the steps below must be completed by 7th Grade (13U) - 11th Grade (17U) teams in order to participate. Teams without approved coaches and rosters on the NCAA BBCS will not be allowed to participate in NCAA-certified events.

 

 

REMINDER: Teams who have not completed all of the above steps WILL NOT be allowed to participate in this tournament. 

 

HOTEL INFORMATION:

Gym Rats Basketball has a"Stay to Play" policy for all tournaments in Fort Wayne.  This requires all participants (teams and guests) in need of hotel accommodations must make their reservations through TBD Travel Services.  This is a complimentary service and makes securing your rooms quick and easy.  It is required that teams book their housing through this service to ensure placement in this tournament.

Team and individual reservations can be made online or by phone, as follows:

CLICK HERE

TBD Travel Services

515.207.4910

Toll Free – 855-TEAMTVL

Email: teams@TBDtravelservices.com

Registration

Registration is currently open for the following divisions:

NCAA Certified

Verify that this event is NCAA certified by visiting certified basketball events and summer leagues on the NCAA website.

All teams participating at an NCAA certified event must register online prior to reporting to participate in the event. Failure to register and submit all required information will result in a team being denied participation in all NCAA certified events. Coaches are expected to keep their online rosters updated.

All individuals who are involved in coaching activities at a NCAA certified event must renew their USA Basketball Coach License and be approved by the NCAA prior to participation in the event. This must be completed in order to sit on a bench at any NCAA certified event.


All event related questions should be directed to Chris Ponce at chrisp@gymratsbasketball.com or call 260-471-5270.

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