Event Rules


  • Officials:

    • Officials will have final say in all game matters

  • Teams:

    • Teams will have no more than 3 Coaches on the bench (Only head coach may stand during the games)

    • A player cannot compete on more than one team in each division of the tournament

    • A player may play up, but not play down

    • A player cannot change teams within division

    • Coach must add ALL players to your roster and turn into the tournament director at your gym

    • HAVE PROOF OF AGE AND GRADE OF PLAYERS WITH YOU

  • Length of Game:

    • Games will consist of two 12-minute halves. With a stop clock, 1st through 5th Grade

    • Games will consist of two 14-minute halves. With a stop clock 6th through 12th Grade(Varsity)

    • Halftime will consist of a three (3) minute intermission

    • Teams will have a five (5) minute warm-up period prior to each game

    • Each team will be provided three (3) 30 second time outs per game

    • Overtime will consist of a ONE (1) minute period with STOP clock

    • 2nd overtime is sudden death (pool play only)

    • Only one (1) 30-second timeout will be permitted per overtime period.

      • NO CARRY OVERS

    • If teams are late to games, 14 minutes will be placed on the clock and for every minute that ran off the clock, the present team will receive 2 points for every minute gone

      • The official game will start when five (5) players and the coach have arrived with the time on the clock.

      • If the 14 minutes elapses, then the game will be a forfeit.

  • Fouls:

    • The one-one goes into effect on the 10th

  • Miscellaneous:

    • Tie-breakers are head to head, points scored, points allowed, then coinflip

    • Time clock will not stop if a team is leading by 15 points or more

    • In addition to the rules listed above, National Federation rules apply

    • Home will keep the official book(FILL OUT COMPLETELY)…Visitors will keep the scoreboard

    • Protest fee $75.00

      • COACHES ARE THE ONLY PEOPLE TO SUBMIT PROTEST FORMS AND FEES

      • Must notify a Tournament Director or RAP Staff member

      • Protest must be started before the end of the game

      • You are permitted to fill out the form and turn in fee at least 20 minutes after the game



    • Tournament Director’s decisions are final



    • ZERO TOLERANCE FOR COACHES,
      PLAYERS, AND FANS

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