The 6th Man Sports 2013 MLK Tournament of Champions was a great one. We had over 90 TEAMS of the east coasts best teams participating making this one of the most competitive tournaments in the metropolitan area. We would like to thank our sponsors for providing our coaches, players, parents and fans with special gifts.

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6th Man Sports presents

MLK TOURNAMENT OF CHAMPIONS

 

DATE: JANUARY  17-19, 2014

 

AGES: Boys 8u/2nd grade -14u/8th grade

             Girls   6th grade - 8th grade


COST: $350

NO REFUNDS

SOLD OUT Please call before registering
 
COACHES TAKE A LOOK AT THE RULES

PLACE: University of Maryland  2nd - 6th grade

                "Reckord Armory" 

                (4 Courts) Headquarters

               Bowie City Gym          7th and 8th grade

               4100 Northview Dr

               Bowie, MD
               (3 Courts)
 

 To Register on HOME page click on Events 

**To view the schedule go to the home page upper Navigation click on Tournament**

COACHES TAKE A LOOK AT THE RULES
 

CHECK TOURNAMENT NOTES FOR MORE INFO..

Thank you for participating in the MLK Tournament of Champions hosted by 6th Man Sports. With this site you are able to see your teams schedule,gym locations and scores. We encourage you to sign-up to receive either text or email notifications of changes to your team.

The admission cost for this tournament is $8 daily kids 5 years and under .
Schedule is out

Gym Locations:
BOWIE CITY GYM
4100 NORTHVIEW DR.
BOWIE, MD

UNIVERSITY OF MARYLAND
RECKORD ARMORY
COLLEGE PARK, MD
TRANSIT: BALTIMORE AVE & ROSSBOUROGH La
COLLEGE PARK, MD

                         
 Any Questions Please contact Director Byron Mouton 240.245.0134 or  This e-mail address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it
 
 

 RULES

 

Playing Times:

9U Division – 2 (16 Minute Halves)

10U Division–2 (16 Minute Halves)

11U Division- 2 (16 Minute Halves)

12U Division- 2 (16 Minute Halves)

13U Division- 2 (16 Minute Halves)

14U Division- 2 (16 Minute Halves)

Overtime – 2 Minutes

 

CLOCK WILL ONLY STOP NO FREE THROW AND TIME OUTS

 

Fouls:

Foul Out- 5 Fouls

1-1 Bonus- 10th Fouls

Double Bonus- 13th Fouls

 

Game Time and Grace Period:

Each Team is responsible of being at the gym at least 30 minutes before their scheduled game. There will be no grace period allowed for any games. There will only be a 5 minute warm up time before the game and 2 minutes at halftime.

 

Time Outs:

(4) 30 sec Timeouts per game. One Timeout in Overtime

 

Game Ball:

The 28.5 official game basketball size for 9u, 10u, 11u, & 12u

The 29.5 official game basketball size for 13u, 14u & 15u

 

Uniforms:

Each team must have a Home & Away jersey (light and dark).

 

Mercy Rule:

If a team is ahead by 20 points or more in the contest the game will result in a running clock. If the lead drops below 20 points normal rules (stopped clock) will resume.

 

Pre-Game:

Each team will be given 5 minutes to warm up before each game. Each team is responsible for their warm up game ball. Home team is responsible for supplying the game ball. Each team is responsible for cleaning the bench area after the game has ended.

 

Player Ejections:

Any player ejected from a game will be suspended the very next game. Any player involved in or ejected for fighting will be suspended the remainder of the tournament.

 

Birth Certificates:

All teams must have birth certificates for each player on their roster in case of a challenge. Each team will be allowed unlimited grade exceptions. Grade Exceptions must have paperwork & report cards. AAU Rules are enforced in terms of age.

 

Challenges & Protests:

A protest of a particular player must be made before the start of the game. Teams must submit a protest fee of $100. The protesting teams $100 will be refunded if the protest is upheld and forfeited if the protest is not upheld. Teams being protested must produce a legal birth certificate and a current year report card on the spot. Failure to produce both documents will result in an automatic player disqualification from the tournament.

NOTE: No player may be allowed to play on two separtate teams/organization and participate in the same event.  A player that plays on two teams within the same organization can only play up in another age division.  A player that plays on the two teams for the same organization (within the same age group) is not allowed.

 

Tie Breaker Criteria (In Order):

1. Won-Loss Record

2. Head to Head Competition

3. Point System (Margin Of Victory…plus/minus)- Any team winning by more than 15 points will only be rewarded 15 points for the victory. So if your team wins by 22 points you still will be rewarded only 15 points.

4. Least Amount of Points allowed in Pool Play

5. Coin Flip

 

Attention: Any team that doesn't complete the tournament including 3rd Place games will be subject to be omitted from future 6th Man Sports Events.

 

Any rules not mentioned above will be worked out fairly at the discretion of the Tournament Director