Ro-Hawks Basketball Series Tournament Information & Rules

Website:  sarohawks.com
On-Line Registration
Tournament Rules PDF Copy

 

 

DATES: 2014
TBD  Play for the Summer Series Tournament $325
TBD  Play for the Summer Series Tournament $325
May 2-4 (AAU Qualifier all Ages)
TDB Play for the Summer Series Tournament $325
TBD (Lady First) Girls Only

TBD

                                    

                                                                       

                                                                                                               

ENTRY DEADLINE:  5 DAYS PRIOR TO TOURNAMENT START DATE.

 

DIVISIONS:  GIRLS/BOYS  ("Lady RoHawk” Tournament is GIRLS Only) – 9U/3rd Grade, 10U/4th Grade, 11U/5th Grade, 12U/6th Grade, 13U/7th Grade, 14U/8th Grade, 15U/9th Grade, 16U/10th Grade, 17U/11th Grade, 18U/12th Grade

 

LOCATION:  Alamo City Christian Fellowship, 6500 IH-35 North San Antonio, TX 78217

 

AWARDS:  Team trophies and medals for 1st and 2nd place in each age group.

 

ENTRY FEE:  $175 per team  except as indicated.   A $25 non-refundable deposit 2 weeks prior to the tournament will reserve a spot in the tournament and a $25 discount for your team for early registration.  The remaining balance of must be paid before you play your first game.  Entry fees must be paid by cashier's check, money order, or cash NO PERSONAL CHECKS will be accepted.  Make cashier's checks or money orders payable and mail with your team roster to:
                                                                                                                     San Antonio RoHawks

P.O. Box 2051

 Universal City, TX 78148

or

PAY ONLINE

 

TOURNAMENT DIRECTORS:  Ed Johnson, 210-386-7010, James Henry, 817-456-2006, or Daryl Richardson, 210-378-9257.  You can also email us at rohawks96@yahoo.com  or rohawks@yahoo.com.

 

ADMISSION FEE$7 per day or $12 tournament pass.  Ages 10 and under FREE

 

RULES/FORMAT: NFHS Rules will be used.  Pool play with a single elimination bracket   NOTE:  Teams are guaranteed 4 games.  We reserve the right to change the format based on the number of teams that enter the tournament, i.e. round robin.  We also reserve the right to change the timing of each game to running clock based on limited facilities and time constraints.

 

 

TIEBREAKER1) Head to Head   2) Points – max 15 points for a win   3) Total points scored

 

GAME LENGTH:  9/U – 10/U14 minute halves        11/U – 18/U14 minute halves

 

GAMES NOTES: IT IS IMPORTANT THAT WE STAY ON SCHEDULE!!

1.   WE WILL MAKE EVERY EFFORT TO POST THE SCHEDULE ON THE WEBSITE 2 DAYS BEFORE THE TOURNAMENT STARTS.  All coaches will be required to check in and turn in a roster prior their first scheduled game to pickup up their PASSES, SCHEDULE, and PAY the remaining balance of their tournament entry if necessary.

 

2.   Game time is FORFEIT time, EXCEPT, for the first game of the day at each gym.  There will be a 10-minute grace period for the first game of the day only.
 

3.   The clock will stop on all whistles, UNLESS, 1) We fall more than 20 minutes behind schedule.

 

4.  20 POINT RULE:   When a team falls behind by more than 20 points at any time during the game the clock will run, EXCEPT timeouts.  IF A TEAM IS BEHIND BY MORE THAN 20 PTS IN THE 1st HALF, THE CLOCK WILL RUN UNLESS THE LEAD IS REDUCED TO 10 PTS OR LESS FOR THE REMAINDER OF THE 1st HALF,  EXCEPT FOR TIMEOUTS ONLY.  2nd HALF:  THE SAME RULES APPLY 

NOTE:  STARTING THE 2ND HALF---IF THE LEAD WAS @ 20PTS AND IS STILL MORE THAN 10 PTS THE CLOCK WILL CONTINUE TO RUN AT THE START OF THE 2ND HALF

4.   ROSTER:  ONLY 2 TEAM COACHES AND/OR MANAGER/SCOREKEEPERS and a Maximum of 12 players per team. NO PLAYERS CAN BE ADDED TO YOUR ROSTER AFTER YOUR FIRST GAME.

 

5.   Overtime:  2 minutes.  Double Overtime:  1 minute.  NOTE:  In all overtime periods the clock will run, EXCEPT, on free throws and timeouts.   After double OT all other overtime periods will be sudden death.
 

6.   Free throws will be shot when a player is fouled in the act of shooting or when a team reaches 9 team fouls (1-AND-1) THERE IS NO DOUBLE BONUS.  Each player will be disqualified on his/her 6th personal foul
 

7.   Timeouts: 4 full timeouts per game.  Teams will be given one 30-sec timeout for each overtime period. 
 

8.   Teams will be given 3 minutes to warm up and 3 minutes at halftime