Stars & Stripes

Start Date: May 4, 2024

End Date: May 5, 2024

Game Guarantee: 4

Single Team: $350

Multi-Team: $325

Sun Auto Sports Complex
17120 House & Hahl Rd, Cypress, TX 77433

Mark your calendars for an exhilarating display of talent and basketball prowess as the highly anticipated Stars and Stripes boys basketball tournament makes its way to Cypress, Texas on May 4 – 5, 2024. This thrilling event will bring together some of the most skilled and promising young male athletes from across the nation, all competing for the prestigious championship title. With two action-packed days of intense gameplay, spectators can expect to witness a display of raw athleticism, strategic plays, and unwavering determination. As the anticipation builds, players and fans alike are eagerly counting down the days to this unforgettable tournament, where the passion for the game will be on full display. Get ready to be enthralled by the Stars and Stripes tournament, where the future stars of basketball shine under the Texas sky.

Tournament rules have not posted yet for this event

**Standard Girls Basketball Tournament Rules**

1. **Eligibility and Team Composition:**

  1. All participants must be female and meet age or grade requirements determined by the tournament organizer.
  2. Each team must consist of a minimum number of players, typically five, and may include substitutes.

2. **Equipment:**

  1. All players must wear appropriate basketball shoes and uniforms consisting of jerseys or tank tops, shorts, and socks. Uniforms should be numbered and distinguishable.
  2. Jewelry, including watches, rings, earrings, and bracelets, is not allowed during gameplay.
  3. Each team must provide a regulation size basketball for warm-up and gameplay.

3. **Duration of the Game:**

  1. Games are generally divided into four quarters, each lasting a specified amount of time (e.g., 8 minutes per quarter).
  2. The clock stops during timeouts and certain situations as specified by the tournament rules.
  3. Overtime periods are typically used to determine a winner if the game is tied at the end of regulation time.

4. **Gameplay and Rules:**

  1. The game follows the standard basketball rules with specific modifications and variations as set by the tournament organizer.
  2. Teams are allowed a certain number of timeouts per half to strategize or make substitutions.
  3. Foul counts are tracked for each player, and penalties are imposed accordingly.
  4. Each player is allowed a maximum number of personal fouls before they are disqualified.
  5. Penalties for technical fouls or unsportsmanlike conduct are assessed, including free throws or possession to the opposing team.

5. **Tournament Format:**

  1. The tournament format can vary based on the number of teams participating, such as round-robin or single-elimination.
  2. The tournament organizer determines the schedule, including the order of games, court assignments, and breaks between games.

6. **Officiating:**

  1. Qualified referees or officials are appointed to oversee each game and enforce the rules consistently.
  2. Their decisions are considered final and binding, and any disputes should be handled respectfully through official procedures.

7. **Sportsmanship and Conduct:**

  1. Good sportsmanship is expected from all players, coaches, officials, and spectators throughout the tournament.
  2. Any form of physical or verbal abuse, intimidation, or unsportsmanlike behavior will not be tolerated.
  3. Participants and coaches are expected to show respect to officials, opponents, and fellow players.

8. **Tournament Awards and Recognition:**

  1. The tournament may offer trophies, medals, or other awards to teams or individuals based on their performance or achievement.
  2. The most valuable players, best defensive players, and other exceptional performers may be recognized.

Note: These rules serve as a general guide. Actual tournament rules may vary depending on the specific tournament and its organizers.