Youth Basketball Day Minnesota
Basketball Day Minnesota is a celebration of youth basketball in the great state of Minnesota.
We have a lot to be proud of in Minnesota:
- More competitive basketball players per capita than any other state in the country.
- Minnesota has been recognized nationally as annually producing the top girls and boys recruits at the DI, DII and DIII level.
- The winter community based youth basketball associations associations, led by parent volunteers, have created a model template for the entire country implementing best practices that create a safe, positive and productive experience for all youth basketball players.
- Minnesota set the bar in creating Safe Play: Back to Hardwood Guidelines for Covid-19 Safety.
Who Can Register
- MYBA Member Associations can register their teams.
- Online registration.
- Date: Monday, February 15, 2021 (President's Day)
- Locations: Multiple Metro Area Locations
- Genders: Boys and Girls
- Grades: 5, 6, 7, 8
- Divisions: A, B, C
- Entry Fee: $315 per Team. Includes Free Admission for 3 Coaches and 12 Spectators.
- Awards: Trophies or Medals for 1st Place. All teams will receive a Commemorative Award.
- Who's Invited: All MN Youth Basketball Alliance (MYBA) member associations are eligible to participate.
- 8 Team Brackets
- 3 Rapid Games
- Games will consist of one 25 minute period. Stop-time last minute of the period.
- Teams will play all 3 Rapid Games within 2 Hours
Covid-19 Safety Precautions
- The 2021 event will focus on competition. We will enhance the experience in future years
- MYBA/MYAS Mask/Face Covering Guidance
- MYBA/MYAS Spectator and Team Personnel Guidance
- Everyone will be required to complete a self-assessment prior to arriving to the tournament.
- Social distancing will be enforced.
- Teams will exit prior to allowing the next group of teams to enter.