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Elite Divisions - $180
The JBL Elite Division presented by Huppin’s attracts the most talented teams from around the country.
- Men’s 6 Foot and Under
- Men’s Open
Please note that:
- Each of the four adult categories will have a maximum of 64 teams.
- When signing up for this Division, you are applying for admittance, even if you receive a confirmation letter indicating your acceptance into the Division.
- Hoopfest reserves the right to move teams from this Division to a competitive Standard Division bracket.
- Teams will be bracketed without regard to the age, height or experience level of individual players.
- Male teams whose players are all 6 feel tall and shorter will automatically be placed in the Men’s 6 Foot and Under Division and each of those players WILL BE MEASURED
- Players on a 6 Foot and Under team who measure over 6 foot will NOT be allowed on that team.
- Other specific rules and requirements that apply for Adult Elite Division teams will be provided to each team captain.
- All Elite Division teams must wear coordinated uniforms.
- Uniforms determined by Hoopfest officials to be costumes will not be allowed and those teams must change uniforms or forfeit.
- Teams playing in this division will qualify through bracket results for the Huppin’s Championships held on Sunday at Nike Center Court.
For Hoopfest 2018, Jewelry Design Center partnered with us to create a signature piece for Elite victors. The medals were solid silver, 1 oz. dog tags! See what they looked like here.
High School Elite Divisions - $180
High School Varsity Elite
Think you’ve got the best high school players in the country? This division is for all incoming grades 10-12 who can bring their “A” game. Teams must be male OR female; no co-ed teams will be allowed. Teams will not be bracketed according to height or experience.
This division is for the most promising young athletes in the nation. All players must be entering grade 9 in the fall of 2018 to participate in this division. Teams must be male OR female; no co-ed teams will be allowed. Teams will not be bracketed according to height or experience.
Standard Divisions - $140 ($120 for Youth)
- High School
All team members must be related to the team captain. Family teams must submit a family verification form.
This division is for teams that consist entirely of Special Olympics athletes of all ages and abilities and requires registering with a paper entry form. All teams are subject to player add/change deadlines and fees.
This division is for players with developmental disabilities who wish to play with their non-disabled friends or family. Each team must consist of two players with developmental disabilities. This division requires registering with a paper entry form. All teams are subject to player add/change deadlines and fees.
This division is for wheelchair participants of all ages. This division requires registering with a paper entry form. All teams are subject to player add/change deadlines and fees.
Build Your Own Brackets
Do you have specific teams in mind that you’ve been waiting all year to play and determine who really is the best? If so, then build your own bracket. Simply sign up for your regular Hoopfest non-elite division. Then round up either seven or 15 more Hoopfest teams you want to play against and who agree to play against you and we’ll create your own bracket.