SANTA CLARITA VALLEY summer games

3-ON-3 BASKETBALL TOURNAMENT RULES AND REGULATIONS


1. Divisions (All Coed):

3RD GRADE/ 4TH-6TH GRADE

  •  Minimum 3 Max 4 players per team
  •  The names of these players must be on the roster prior to 1st game
  •  Additions and/or changes to any roster must be approved by tournament officials and completed prior to the start of the team’s first game.
  •  No roster changes are allowed once a team has started their first game. A player is allowed to participate for only one team for the duration of the tournament.
  • All players must sign the score sheet before each game and designate the team’s captain/spokesperson.
  • The team captain will represent his/her team as a spokesperson at all times.
  • Coin flip will determine 1st possession of game
  •  The ball must be checked and thrown (not dribbled) behind the top of the arc of the three-point line.

2. Game PlaY:

  • Length of Games: 20 Minute running clock.
  • If game is tied an overtime will be played.
  •  Overtime will be 2 minutes in length. If still tied after the first overtime, a 2nd overtime will be played with the first team to score 4 points or more (ex. Team makes a two pointer and a three pointer = five points) wins the game.
  • Ball Changes possession after every score

 

 

 

3RD GRADE SCHEDULE

11:3O

  • FAB FOUR VS WARRIORS (BEST OF 5 SERIES)

 

4TH-6TH GRADE SCHEDULE

 

11:30

  • BIG CONEJOS VS INFINITY BALL
  • GOATS VS FAB 4

12:00

  • 4 G.O.A.T VS GOATS
  • FAB 4 VS BIG CONEJOS

12:30

  • 4 G.O.A.T VS INFINITY BALL
(DUE TO 5 TEAM TOURNEY, TEAM WITH LOWEST TOTAL POINTS WILL BE ELIMINATED FROM PLAYOFFS)

1:00

  • 1 SEED VS 4 SEED
  • 2 SEED VS 3 SEED

1:30

  • WINNER (1/4) VS WINNER (2/3)- CHAMPIONSHIP
  • LOSER (1/4) VS LOSER (2/3)

 

 

 

3. Jump Balls:

  • All jump balls become the possession of the defensive team.

4. Time Outs:

  • Each team is allowed one 30-second timeout per game. The running game clock does not stop during any timeouts. No timeouts are permitted in the last three minutes of the game.

5. Ball Clearance:

  • When in play, the ball must be “cleared” on each change of possession. “Cleared” means both feet must be behind the three-point arc. Failure to clear the basketball is a violation.

                               ○ First Violation is a warning from the court monitor.

                               ○ Subsequent Violations will result in a change of possession.

6. Scoring:

  • Baskets made from inside the arc count as 1 point. Baskets made when the shooter has both feet behind the arc count as 2 points.

7. Fouls:

  • If a foul is called, the ball will be taken out above the top of the three-point line.

 

 

Decisions for any issues will be made by the tournament director and will be final. PLAY HARD, BE RESPECTFUL AND HAVE FUN!