D1 Nation presents

Ballertv presents Future Stars All American Games

August 6-8, 2021
Irondale, Alabama

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Parents:

I wanted to take this opportunity to thank you all for attending this weekends event. I am truly sorry that the uniforms did not come in on time , this was very disheartning for us to see the kids without there full uniforms. We sincerely apologize for any inconveniences .

Per the tracking , all items should be in no later than Thursday. we will do our best to make sure we get your items to you in a timely manner.

This was our first event and Iwehad to do it without our partner , Cynthia Guillory from Texas who is battling cancer. We make no excuses and know that there is much room for improvements. We will get it right. Again , we thank you for your patience.

We will post pictures, write ups and video as soon as they come in on the @Futurestarsaag on facebook

Future Stars All American Re-Cap -Ladies First

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8/9/2021 3:36 PM

BRACKETS HAVE BEEN UPDATED - PLEASE CHECK YOUR SCHEDULES -CLICK HERE

8/7/2021 9:52 PM

Team Geotgia vs SCG @ 12:30pm

8/7/2021 12:48 PM

Coaches/Parents:


Parking

Parking is free , however they have another event on campus on Saturday. Please show them with a copy of your FSAAG Ticket or reciept via phone or printed copy,

Game Schedule

Please check the roster and schedule for your teams games - We will start play friday night - click here

Tickets :

Due to COVID Tickets must be purchased online , No cash will be accepted at the door . Click here

COVID PROCEDURES

We will check everyones temperatures and all spectators are required to enter with a mask on.

Uniforms

Uniforms will be packaged with your name on it. In an effort to save time , we are going to give the uniforms to the coaches to pass out to their teams . Uniforms and bags are in, the shipment with the hoodies and Team USA uniforms were delayed and will be here by Saturday. If not they will be mailed to you., Team USA Please email your sizes - d1nation @yahoo..com

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8/5/2021 2:57 PM

Coaches/Parents:

The Host Hotel

Hyatt Hoover has re-opened the room block at $129.00 for our patrons - Please use this link - Click Here

Game Schedule

Please check the roster and schedule for your teams games - We will start play friday night - click here

Skils Challenge

Time changed to 6pm - 8pm need to allow time for goals to drop on the main court.

Tickets :

Due to COVID Tickets must be purchased online , No cash will be accepted at the door . Click here

COVID PROCEDURES

We will check everyones temperatures and all spectators are required to enter with a mask on.


8/3/2021 12:18 PM

Admission to the event: Due to Covid - NO CASH will be accepted on site. Please use this link to purchase spectator tickets. CLICK HERE TO PURCHASE ADVANCE TICKETS

Friday:
Free for toddlers 6 & under
$10 for youth 7-14 pays for all games
$20 for all others pays for all games.
Weekend Passes available on Friday only - $50.00

Saturday:
Free for toddlers 6 & under
$10 for youth 7-14 pays for all games
$20 for all others pays for all games

Sunday:
Free for toddlers 6 & under
$10 for youth 7-14 pays for all games
$20 for all others pays for all games

8/2/2021 6:29 PM

Coaches /Parents

Welcome to the 1st Annual Future Stars All AMerican Games presented by D1 Nation Basketball , this a COVID Responsible Event -Safety First!

D1 Nation would like to thank all the great youth basketball programs that are participating in this D1 Nation sanctioned event & for choosing us for your youth basketball experience.

We look forward to providing your organization with an excellent weekend of exciting & competitive youth basketball! We wish good luck this weekend to all teams!

VENUE CHANGED - We are moving the event from Hoover Mets to Shades Valley High School. We were informed today by the HMC that we did not meet there business model due to the size of our event and they elected to cancel. We apologize for the inconvenience.

SKILLS COMPETITON
- WILL TAKE PLACE SATURDAY FROM 5-7PM @ SHADES VALLEY

1. REGISTRATION/ UNIFORM PICK UP - We will pass out uniforms and check player credentials at the Shades Valley High School from 2:30 pm until on Friday and All day Saturday @ Shades valley. Please come at least an hour before your first game.

2. ROSTER:. Please check the rosters on the exposure event app.

3. GAME BALLS: Teams will provide Game balls for game play only

4. SCHEDULE NOW POSTED -CLICK HERE - Please ask your parents to download the exposure event app. All changes will be made there. Final schedule will be posted on Thursday.

5. Championship Brackets: Posted

AWARDS: Trophies and rings will be issued for Gold Champion. MVP Selections All registered players will receive a medal.

6. Coachs Attire: Coaches must were either a Coaches shirt with a collar or Team t-shirt with team name on it. Shorts are acceptable. NO FLIP FLOPS.

7. GAME TIME is GAME TIME ... 15 min grace period will be given. The team that is late will be penalized a point for every minute late. Clock will be running clock should the game start 15 minutes late.

Tournament Director:

Harold Thompson 404-454-2919

Email: d1spects@yahoo.com . Please direct any concerns or schedule issues to our director.

Venue: Shades Valley High School - 6100 Leeds Way, Birmingham , AL 35210
Irondale Middle School -6200 Old Leeds Road , Birmingham , AL 35210

Host Hotel - Hyatt Hoover

Admission to the event: Due to Covid - NO CASH will be accepted on site. Please use this link to purchase spectator tickets. CLICK HERE TO PURCHASE ADVANCE TICKETS

Friday:
Free for toddlers 6 & under
$10 for youth 7-14 pays for all games
$20 for all others pays for all games.
Weekend Passes available on Friday only - $50.00

Saturday:
Free for toddlers 6 & under
$10 for youth 7-14 pays for all games
$20 for all others pays for all games

Sunday:
Free for toddlers 6 & under
$10 for youth 7-14 pays for all games
$20 for all others pays for all games

Game Rules:

Game Rules for FSAA Basketball Tournaments

Note: The National High School Federation Rules & Regulations will apply to all D1spects games with the following exceptions:

1. JV-HS - 16 minute halves - Clock stops , One and One on 7 fouls , 5 time outs per game
Middle School - 16 minute halves- Clock stops , One and One on 7 fouls , 5 time outs per game
Elementary (4th/ 5th) - 14 minute halves- Clock stops, 1 and 1 on 7 fouls , 5 time outs

• Teams must provide their own warm up balls
• Home team wears light colored uniforms (top of bracket)
• Visitor team wears dark colored uniforms
• Home team sits to the left of scorers table
• Visitor teams sits to the right of scorers table
• Each team will warm up on the end opposite its bench
• Twenty (20) point second half mercy rule
• Two man referee crews
• Players foul out of the game on their 5th foul
• No 1 and 1 foul shots, two (2) foul shots on the 7th foul of each half
• Overtime Rules - All Divisions
• Two (2) minute running clock
• Clock stops only on shooting fouls and timeouts
• One (1) timeout in overtime-timeouts do not carry over into overtime

2. 5 minutes will be allotted for pre-game warm up time and halftime. This time may be adjusted at the discretion of the gym director. Games may start ahead of schedule if agreed upon by both head coaches.

3. 5 Timeouts per game (3 Full, 2 30-sec). One additional timeout per team will be allowed for each overtime period. There will be no carry over of timeouts to the two-minute overtime period.

4. Two direct technical fouls on any player, coach, or team representative will result in an immediate ejection from the facility and disqualification for the following game.

5. FSAAG will provide book & clock operators at all sites, however if a D1 rep is unavailable, the home team will be responsible for providing a needed book or clock operator.

6. If a team has a 20-point lead at any point in the game, the clock will run continuously except during a timeout. To resume normal clock operation, the trailing team must shrink the deficit to under 20 points in the first 3 quarters. To resume normal clock operation, the trailing team must shrink the deficit to under 10 points in the 4 quarter. A team with a 30-point lead is not permitted to press full court.

7. Each Overtime period will be 2 minutes. Each team will receive one time out

8. Each team is responsible for their own warm-up basketballs and game basketballs and/or any other items brought to game. The designated home team will provide the game basketball.

9. If a team forfeits two or more pool play games for a given tournament, the team will be disqualified from the event and cannot participate in the tournament rounds of competition for that event. A forfeit for any reason will result in a 15-0 win for the non-forfeited team. All decisions in this matter are at the discretion of the tournament director.

10. A 10-minute grace period will be extended for late-arriving teams, a forfeit will occur after this point.

11. Coaches must have coach’s band placed on wrist at all times, lost passes will need to be purchased.
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A COVID Responsible Event -Safety First

Building Entry Procedure

COVID-19 requirements for all attendees:

Staff member requirements:

*each staff member will be screened (temp check & questions)
*each staff member will be required to wear a mask
*each staff member will have options to wear gloves

Player requirements:

*each player MUST be in uniform before entering the venue
*each player MUST be screened (temp check & questions) before entering the venue each player MUST use hand sanitizer before each game/after each halftime

Coach requirements:

*each Coach MUST be in proper coaching attire before entering the venue
*each Coach MUST be screened (temp check & questions) before entering the venue each Coach MUST use hand sanitizer before each game/after each halftime

Patron requirements:

*each patron MUST be screened (temp check & questions) to before entering the venue
*each patron is STRONGLY ENCOURAGED to wear a mask

Everyone is required to practice social distancing as much as possible.

Spectator Seating

• We will attempt to place seating based on social distancing
• Hand sanitation stations are set up throughout the facility

Game Play

•All Game balls will be wiped down with germ sanitizing solutions prior to warmups /2nd half
• Each bench chair will be sanitized prior to each game
• Hand sanitizer will be available at each scorers table for athletes to use at their discretion
• Balls may only be used for game play and warm up. Balls will not be allowed to be dribbled or handled outside the court area. NO DRIBBLING IN COMMON AREAS

Teams are strongly encouraged to refrain from entering the facilities until 10-15 minutes before your game times to help with social distancing.

We will be cognitive of all CDC guidelines

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8/2/2021 6:26 PM

Description

National Exposure Event - Players will play in FREE SET OF USA Uniforms ( Limit 10 players per team )

  • Tournament
  • All teams
  • Boys & Girls
  • Ability: Elite/Competitive
  • $450.00 entry fee
  • 3 game guarantee

Location

Shades Valley High School Map
Shades Valley High School
6100 Old Leeds Road
Irondale, AL, 35210
Directions

Contact

Harold Thompson
404-454-2919

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General Information

Coaches , Players , and Parents:

We would like to take this opportunity to welcome you to the Future Stars All American Games  Here is some information that will help make you trip more enjoyable.

1. REGISTRATION: All teams must send a representative (NO PLAYERS) to pick up your tournament package at the gym of your first game.  No coaches passes will be issued at any other gym.

Registration:  TEAMS MUST PICK UP THERE PACKAGES AT THE GYM OF FIRST GAME . PLEASE DO NOT SHOW UP AT THE GYM WITH OUT YOUR CREDENTIALS. YOU WILL NOT BE ALLOWED TO PLAY!!!

2. ROSTER:. We will issue pre printed score sheets for your convenience. After the roster is turned in. No additions can be made to the roster. 

3.  GAME BALLS: We will provide NIKE Game balls for game play only. You may bring your own balls to warm up with.

4.  SCHEDULE - Schedule will be posted on the D1spects website- August 2. Please do not call about the schedule. We will email you once it is completed.

5. Championship Brackets: TBD

AWARDS: Trophies will be issued for Gold and Silver Bracket Champions and Runners up 

6.  Coachs Attire: Coaches must were either a Coaches shirt with a collar or Team t-shirt with team name on it. Shorts are acceptable. NO FLIP FLOPS.

7. GAME TIME is GAME TIME ... 15 min grace period will be given. The team that is late will be penalized a point for every minute late. Clock will be running clock should the game start 15 minutes late.

Tournament Director:

Harold Thompson 404-454-2919

Email: d1spects@yahoo.com . Please direct any concerns or schedule issues to our director.

ROSTERS:

WE WILL EMAIL A COPY OF ROSTER FORM TO COMMITTED TEAMS 

ADMISSION:

Friday - $20

Saturday - $20

Sunday - $20

Children Under 6 Free
Coaches will be given Three wrist bands at registration . Coaches names must be on the approved roster. Credentials can only be picked up at Gym of First Game.

RULES

8th– HS - 8 minute quarters - Clock stops , One and One on 7 fouls , 5 time outs per game
6th -7th - 7 minute quarters - Clock stops , One and One on 7 fouls , 5 time outs per game

Elementary (1st- 5th) - 6 minute quarters - Clock stops, 1 and 1 on 7 fouls , 5 time outs

Georgia High School rules are in affect

GENERAL RULES
All Divisions
• Teams must provide their own warm up balls
• Home team wears light colored uniforms (top of bracket)
• Visitor team wears dark colored uniforms
• Home team sits to the left of scorers table
• Visitor teams sits to the right of scorers table
• Each team will warm up on the end opposite its bench
• Twenty (20) point second half mercy rule
• Two man referee crews
• Players foul out of the game on their 5th foul
• No 1 and 1 foul shots, two (2) foul shots on the 7th foul of each half
• Overtime Rules - All Divisions
• Two (2) minute running clock
• Clock stops only on shooting fouls and timeouts
• One (1) timeout in overtime-timeouts do not carry over into overtime

TIEBREAKER RULE
All Divisions 1) If two teams are tied, the tiebreaker is decided by head-to- head competition. 2) If more than two teams are tied, the tiebreaker is decided by the point differentials of only the teams involved (15 point cap per game). The highest number receives the higher seed and the second highest will receive the next lower seed, ect. 3) If more than two are tied after using the above tiebreaker formula, the point differential of the teams not involved in the tie are added and recalculated (15 point cap per game).

A full set of rules will be posted as we get closer to the start date.

GRADE BASED COMPETITION RULES

2ND GRADE – An athlete must be in the 2nd grade or below as of October 1, 2020 and can be no older than 9 on August 31, 2021.

3RD GRADE – An athlete must be in the 3rd grade or below as of  October 1, 2020 and can be no older than 10 on August 31, 2021.

4TH GRADE – An athlete must be in the 4th grade or below as of  October 1, 2020 and can be no older than 11 on August 31, 2021.

5TH GRADE – An athlete must be in the 5th grade or below as of  October 1, 2020 and can be no older than 12 on August 31, 2021.

6TH GRADE – An athlete must be in the 6th grade or below as of   October 1, 2020 and can be no older than 13 on August 31, 2021.

7TH GRADE – An athlete must be in the 7th grade or below as of   October 1, 2020 and can be no older than 14 on August 31, 2021.

8TH GRADE – An athlete must be in the 8th grade or below as of   October 1, 2020 and can be no older than 15 on August 31, 2021.

HIGH SCHOOL COMPETITION RULES

15U/9TH GRADE – An athlete can be no older than 16 on August 31, 2021. Grade Exception: An athlete who is in the 9th Grade as of  October 1, 2020 and can be no older than 16 on August 31, 2021.

16U/10TH GRADE – An athlete can be no older than 17 on August 31, 2021. Grade Exception: An athlete who is in the 10th Grade as of   October 1, 2020 and can be no older than 17 on August 31, 2021.

17U/11TH GRADE – An athlete can be no older than 18 on August 31, 2028. Grade Exception: An athlete who is in the 11th Grade as of  October 1, 2020 and can be no older than 18 on August 31, 2021.


All event related questions should be directed to Harold Thompson at d1spects@yahoo.com or call 404-454-2919.