All Iowa High School Rules apply, except the following:

Coach Check-In:

  • The facility will open 30 minutes prior to the first game.
  • Coach must check in team at admissions gate prior to first game (1st playing site). Will receive any necessary information there.

Length of Game:

  • 5th–8th Boys & Girls will play two 14-minute stop-time halves.
  • 9th–11th Boys & Girls will play two 16-minute stop-time halves.
  • Running clock if there is a 15 point lead in 2nd half when clock reaches the 8-minute mark.
  • Halftime will last 2 minutes and warm-up will last 3–5 minutes.


  • One coach may stand unless they receive a technical foul.
  • If ejected, that coach will NOT be allowed to coach in next game.
  • No warm-up basketballs provided and Home teams provide game ball.
  • 5th–8th Boys and ALL Girls teams will use 28.5″ ball.
  • Free throws are played on the rim.
  • First team listed or on top of bracket is Home team and will wear light jersey.
  • The Home team must provide a volunteer to do the official score book. Have this person ready to go when your team is the Home team and have them report to the scorer’s table.
  • NO PRESS IF UP 25+ POINTS (3rd–8th grade ONLY)
  • Tournament Director has authority to override any rules.


  • First Overtime will be two-minute stop-clock. Thereafter it will be one-minute stop-clock.


  • 3 full timeouts per game.
  • One full timeout per overtime period, no carry over from previous halves.


I think we should all take pride in teaching the youth about proper sportsmanship. I have no problem removing fans, coaches or players if necessary. Have fun and remember that it’s all about the kids!


Daily Admission (NO WEEKEND PASSES)

  • Adults:
    • Saturday = $10
    • Sunday = $5
  • K–12 Student:
    • Saturday = $5
    • Sunday = $3
  • 5 and under = Free