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    Can a player play on two different teams within the same division?

    No, a player can only play on one team within a single division of any tournament.

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    Can a player who has failed (any grade) twice, still play in the (any grade) division?

    No, they cannot.  A player cannot be more than one (1) year older then the corresponding age for the grade division.  For this purpose only, the corresponding ages are 4th/10, 5th/11, 6th/12, 7th/13, 8th/14, 9th/15, 10th/16, 11th-12th/18.

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    Can a player play up?

    Yes, a player can always play up.

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    Can a player play down a grade level?

    No, a player cannot play down a grade level.  They must play in their current grade level or any grade above.

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    Do you offer multi team discounts?

    Yes, coaches with 3 or more teams in the same event receive a $30 discount off each tournament entry.

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    What payment types are accepted?

    Money order, certified checks, and all major credit cards (Visa, MasterCard, Discover, and American Express) No personal checks accepted.

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    How many coaches’ passes are included in my entry fee?

    Two coaches’ passes and one table worker pass ( 3 Total)

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    Can girls play in boy's divisions or vice versa?

    No, girls cannot play in boy’s divisions and boys cannot play in girl’s divisions. No exceptions.

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    How many players can I have on my roster?

    There is not a limit to the number of players on your roster.

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    Do you charge admission? If so, what are the admission prices?

    Yes,

     

    One Day Events

    Adult Tournament Pass

    $10

    Student Tournament Pass

    $4

    5 Yrs & Younger

    Free

    3 Game Guarantee (Fall/Winter) Events

    Adult Tournament Pass

    $12

    Adult Day Pass

    $7

    Senior Citizen (65+) & Student Tournament Pass

    $5

    Senior Citizen (65+) & Student Day Pass

    $3

    5 Yrs & Younger

    Free

    3/3+ Game Guarantee (Spring/Summer) Events

    Adult Tournament Pass

    $14

    Adult Day Pass

    $8

    Senior Citizen (65+) & Student Tournament Pass

    $6

    Senior Citizen (65+) & Student Day Pass

    $4

    5 Yrs & Younger

    Free

    4/4+/5 Game Guarantee Events

    Adult Tournament Pass

    $15

    Adult Day Pass

    $9

    Senior Citizen (65+) & Student Tournament Pass

    $6

    Senior Citizen (65+) & Student Day Pass

    $4

    5 Yrs & Younger

    Free

    4 Game Super Qualifier Events

    Adult Tournament Pass

    $16

    Adult Day Pass

    $10

    Senior Citizen (65+) & Student Tournament Pass

    $6

    Senior Citizen (65+) & Student Day Pass

    $4

    5 Yrs & Younger

    Free

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    What do the different competitive levels mean?

    Elite- Teams which play a national or extensive regional schedule at the elite level, seeking the highest level of competition.

    Select- Accomplished teams which play regional/local schedule, seeking a strong level of competition but not at the Elite level.

    Developmental- Rec and developmental level teams that primarily play similar level of competition

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    Can a player play in two different grade divisions?

    Yes, a player can play in more than one GRADE division of any tournament, provided the player is playing on the second team in a higher division than his/her initial division.  (Example:  If a player is in 6th grade and plays on a 6th grade team that player can also play up on another team).

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    What if I forgot a player on my roster when I registered?

    The coach can print the Roster/Participation Agreement & Waiver Form received in their ‘Confirmation Email’ and turn it in to the Site Director when they check-in at the tournament.

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    When is the registration deadline for a tournament?

    The registration deadline is 10 days prior to the first day of the tournament without a Late Fee.  We take registrations until Tuesday 8AM (Dallas/Houston/Atlanta) and Wednesday 8AM (all other tournaments) the week of the tournament but the team will pay a Late Fee.  All registrations received after the 8AM deadline will be placed on a Wait List.

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    What is the PTS cancellation/refund policy?

    Cancellations

    -  A team withdrawing an entry on or before the entry deadline for a tournament will receive a full cash refund of the Entry Fee, provided that the withdrawal must be made by email to basketball@primetimesportz.com

    - Any withdrawal after the entry deadline for a tournament will be considered to be a Late Withdrawal.  The Entry Fee for a Late Withdrawal will be handled as follows:

    a.      If a fully paid entry is found to replace the withdrawing team, the withdrawing team will be assessed a $20 per game Withdrawal Fee and the balance of the Entry Fee will be applied toward an Entry Credit to be used by the withdrawing team for a future PrimeTime Sports tournament, EXCLUDING the PrimeTime Sports National Basketball Championship. No cash refunds will be made for a Late Withdrawal.

    b.      If a fully paid entry is not secured to replace the withdrawing team, no amount of the Entry Fee will be refunded or credited.

     c.      Any withdrawal from an event by a team within 48 hours of the event will also be assessed a Forfeit Fee in accordance with the Game Forfeit Rules.

     

    d.      If the entry has been accepted without full payment of the Entry Fee, any amount due under this Withdrawal Policy must be paid prior to the acceptance of the team’s entry in any subsequent tournament.

     

    Refunds

    -If your division doesn’t make, your team will be refunded the full amount paid or can transfer the payment to another tournament.

    -If your team attends the tournament and another team doesn’t show up your team will get a tournament credit (Forfeit Credit), to be applied to a future tournament.

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    How do I make a payment for a tournament?

    Teams that register for any tournament can pay online with their Visa, M/C, Discover or Amex credit card during registration.  Teams can also call the PTS office with their credit card information, or can mail a money order/cashier’s check at least 10 days prior to the first day of the tournament.  PERSONAL CHECKS ARE NOT ACCEPTED.

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    When will the basketball schedules be posted?

     Dallas/Houston/Atlanta schedules will be posted by 8pm on Tuesday; all other tournaments will be posted by 10pm the Wednesday prior to the tournament. (If a special circumstance should arise a notice will be posted on the schedule page of that specific tournament.)

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    What is the tournament team check in process?

    Teams must check-in at the gate at least 30 minutes prior to your first game. Teams will be provided with a coach’s packet which will include two coaches’ passes and one table worker pass.  Teams that have not submitted the Roster/ Participation Agreement & Waiver Form to the PTS office must submit the form before playing their first game.  Each team must have copies of birth certificates and grade report cards on site for each player.

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    How do I find out where I will be playing?

    We will not know where a specific division is playing until the schedules are completed and posted to the website.

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    Can I request to play at a specific location?

    No, we do not take requests for specific locations. 

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    How do I make a schedule request?

    Schedule requests can be made within the registration form online.  If you need to make a schedule request after their registration has been submitted email us at basketball@primetimesportz.com No phone requests can be made!

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    Do you seed your tournaments?

    Yes, we seed our tournaments based on prior tournament results. 

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    How much do tournaments cost?

    Fall/ Winter

    3 Game Non Qualifier  

    $200

    3 Game Qualifier

    $230

    3 Game (One Day) Non – Qualifier

    $230

    4 Game Qualifier

    $290

    Spring/ Summer

    3 Game Non-Qualifier

    $230

    3 Game Qualifier (Dallas & Houston only)

    $260

    3 Game Qualifier (All other locations)

    $230

    3 + Game Non Qualifier 

    $230

    3+ Game Qualifier

    $260

    4 Game Non-Qualifier (Dallas & Houston only)

    $300

    4 Game Qualifier (Dallas & Houston only

    $330

    4 Game Qualifier (All other Locations)

    $300

    4+ Game Non Qualifier

    $300

    4+ Game Qualifier

    $330

    4+ Super Qualifier

    $360

    5 Game Non-Qualifier

    $330

    5 Game Qualifier

    $360

    National Championship - $435 by June 6; $525 after June 6

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