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COVID-19 Guidelines

For the most recent COVID-19 guidelines for this event, click HERE.

Date

Saturday, July 31, 2021 – Adult Men, HS Girls, HS Boys, Youth Boys

Sunday, August 1, 2021 – Youth Girls, HS Girls

Site

State Gym
Iowa State University
Ames, IA

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Time

Tournament rules, schedules and map will be posted online approximately 7 days prior to competition.

 

Admissions

NEW for 2021: Admission will be taken for this tournament.
To avoid congestion at venues, team sports have an admissions fee built based on general roaster size. This allows unlimited admissions per tam at their sport venue.
Admissions Fee:
Youth: $90
Adult: $15

For more information on admission fees, click HERE.

Commissioners

Iowa Games Office
888.777.8881
info@iowagames.org

2022 State Games of America
Qualifying Event

2022 State Games of America

All Iowans are eligible to participate!

T-shirts

Athletes will receive a colored T-shirt for their entry fee. Pre-registered athletes may upgrade their cotton shirt for a dri-fit for an additional $12 through June 23.

T-shirt pick up will be located indoors at the Sukup South Endzone at Jack Trice Stadium. Access to Sukup Endzone is from University Boulevard. Hours are:

Friday, July 30: 12:00 PM – 7:30 PM
Saturday, July 31: 8:00 AM – 6:00 PM
Sunday, August 1: 8:00 AM – 6:00 PM

All coaches and athletes are encouraged to visit the Sukup South Endzone. However, only one team representative needs to pick up the team’s shirts.

Competition Format

All games will be pool play. Guarantee of 3 games. Teams will rate themselves during registration. When possible tournament bracketing will be based on ratings.

Divisions: 2 halves per division

4th – 8th grade     18 minute halves

Open & Up         18 minute halves

Game length will consist of a running clock. Halftime is a maximum of four minutes.

High School Divisions – High School boys division & high school girls division limited to 8 teams. The high school division will consist of a start/stop clock with four 8 minute quarters. Halftime is 4 minutes. High School division will play pool play followed by a single elimination tournament with the number of teams advancing to tournament play determined after the deadline.

Rules

Youth divisions and Adults will use National Federation of State High School Association rules with modifications. Adult women will use NCAA rules with modifications.

Click Here for Iowa Games Basketball Rules

Age Determining Date

Age divisions are determined by athlete’s age on July 31, 2021.  Grade divisions are based on the 2021-2022 school year.

Medals sponsored by Grinnell Mutual

Gold, Silver, and Bronze medals will be awarded in each age/grade division.

Sport Specific Information

Roster Limits

Minimum: 5

Maximum: 12

Players can only be listed on one roster.

Divisions are gender specific.

Female Divisions

4th Grade | 2021-22 school year

5th Grade | 2021-22 school year

6th Grade | 2021-221 school year

7th Grade | 2021-22 school year

8th Grade | 2021-22 school year

High School | Grades 9-12 | 2021-22 school year | limited to the first 8 teams

Women’s Open | Age determining date July 31, 2021 | Must be at least 18 years old

Male Divisions

4th Grade | 2021-22 school year

5th Grade | 2021-22 school year

6th Grade | 2021-22 school year

7th Grade | 2021-22 school year

8th Grade | 2021-22 school year

High School | Grades 9-12 | 2021-22 school year | limited to the first 8 teams

Men’s | Recreation |   Age determining date July 31, 2021 | Must be at least 18 years old or graduating senior in 2021 | limited to 16 teams

Men’s | Competitive | Age determining date July 31, 2021 | Must be at least 18 years old or graduation senior in 2021 | limited to 16 teams

A schedule be be posted no later than Friday, July 23 at 5:00 PM.

Schedules, Results and Teams will all be available through the Iowa Games app on your smartphone.

Click on the AppStore or Google Play button below to download and find your team!

App Store

Google Play

Registration Deadlines

$185/team if registered by May 10
$195/team if registered between May 11 – June 14
$205/team if registered between June 15 – July 19

Dri-Fit Upgrade Deadline ($12): June 23


NEW for 2021: Admission will be taken for this tournament.

To avoid congestion at venues, team sports have an admissions fee built based on general roaster size. This allows unlimited admissions per tam at their sport venue.
Admissions Fee:
Youth: $90
Adult: $15

For more information on admission fees, click HERE.

 

ROSTER ADDITIONS
Deadline for roster additions:
Postal – July 21
Online – July 28

Click Here for Team Waiver Form
Must be returned to the Iowa Games office by 4:00 pm on July 28

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