Jayhawk Finale Schedule
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7/23/2018 12:23 PM
PLEASE READ THE FOLLOWING INFORMATION CAREFULLY AS IT PERTAINS TO TIMELY AND IMPORTANT TOURNAMENT INFORMATION
July 22, 2018
Players, Coaches, Fans, Family & Friends:
It is our pleasure to host the Jayhawk Summer Finale in Overland Park Kansas. 90+ teams, from all over the country, are participating and feature some very prominent high school basketball student athletes. Every game in the 15U - 17U is played under one roof to increase the visibility / exposure aspect of the event. We have added 12U - 14U divisions for the first time. Those games will be played at New Century Field House in New Century Kansas. The 15U - 17U tournament is NCAA certified.
We hope you enjoy your stay in Kansas and THANK YOU for participating in the 2018 Jayhawk Summer Finale.
Roger A. Morningstar
Team Check in:
IMPORTANT: Team Check In: All 15U - 17U teams must check in at the Team Entrance to Drive 5 Sports Center on Thursday, July 26. Check in will open at 11am. We suggest that all teams check in prior to 5pm.
All 12U - 14U teams must check in at New Century Field House on Friday, July 27 prior to 5pm. Check in will open at 3pm. Only one coach will need to check a 12U - 14U team in. Players are not required to be there. None of the NCAA required information is necessary for these 3 divisions.
All 15U - 17U coaches have to be present at check in, players do not. Make sure you bring your ID and be prepared to go over your roster and certification numbers. You may then proceed to the court to start playing.
All NCAA required information will have to be in order at the time of check in or you will not be allowed to participate.
There are new NCAA requirements for team events this year as player profiles must first be created on the BBCS (https://BBCS.ncaa.org). Coaches can only create their “bench” from players that have completed their profiles on the NCAA website. Any coach desiring to sit on the bench also much have obtained a USAB Gold License (www.USA_Basketball.com/NCAALicense)..
A team coach can edit a ROSTER until 11:59 pm the day before the event. (if adjustments are made after July 24th they will not make the college coaches book. Just a reminder the BBCS will only ALLOW for three (3) out of state athletes per team roster and they must be from an adjoining state. ALSO, it is the coach’s responsibility to correctly identify all athletes and their correct jersey numbers!
Make sure that all of the roster information you submitted on the NCAA website is accurate. Please double check this as it is very important. Coaches must have a valid coaches number.
Game Scores & Bracket Updates:
All tournament game scores and brackets will be updated on jayhawktournaments.com (Jayhawk Summer Finale) as games are completed.This will allow you to get “real time” updated scores to track division results, location of next game and opponent. (format is smart phone friendly)
The tournament schedule, including brackets, will be posted on jayhawktournaments.com (Jayhawk Summer Finale) on Monday July 23. Please make sure you check the schedule frequently and especially prior to your games for any changes or adjustments that may have been made. You are responsible for knowing where to go and when.
All 15U - 17U games are played at Drive 5 Sports Center, 12140 W 135th St. Overland Park, KS 66221. All 12U - 14U games will be played at New Century Field House, 551 New Century Parkway, New Century, KS 66031
The referees will choose a suitable game ball from one of the participating teams for each game.
Coaches in all divisions will receive their passes at check in. Players will be admitted with their uniform. All others have to pay the tournament admission fee.
Tournament Pass: $30
Under 5: Free
Wristbands must be worn at all times to gain admittance.
Game rules are posted on the scorers table of each court and at jayhawktournaments.com
All teams in the 12U - 14U divisions must volunteer a person to keep either the book or clock for each game.
Jayhawk Summer FinaleT-shirts are available for $15. We have a limited supply, they will go quickly.
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7/23/2018 10:48 AM
All event related questions should be directed to Roger Morningstar at Rogermorningstar@mac.com or call 785-423-0577.