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Hoops for Kids - 3-on-3 Basketball Tournament

Saturday, September 7, 2019


The Boys & Girls Clubs of Southeast Louisiana – Covington Unit is again hosting the annual Hoops for Kids Tournament in Covington, Louisiana on September 7th, 2019. Founded and supported by State Treasurer John Schroder in 2011, this has become an exciting annual community event.  In conjunction with the City of Covington and our repeat Tournament Sponsor, Chevron, our objective this year is to raise critical funds for the Boys & Girls Club in Greater Covington. The Boys & Girls Club provides a safe, positive and engaging environment and programs that prepare and inspire local children to achieve GREAT FUTURES.


The premier 3-on-3 Boys & Girls Basketball Tournament for Grades 4 – 12 will take place on the covered courts located at Peter S. Atkins Park. The tournament will take place on Saturday, September 7 from 9 am – 3 pm.




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Based on availability

Volunteer Opportunities
Sponsorship Opportunities
  • Slam Dunk Sponsor ($1000):  Sponsors will have the opportunity to brand the event with a company-logoed tent and provide branded (or other) giveaways to the player on tournament day. Also, this sponsor's benefits will include the Three Point Sponsor benefits.

  • Three Point Sponsor ($500): Sponsor will receive branding opportunities, social media mentions, advertising opportunities pre, during and post tournament in addition to your company name on the sponsor board during the tournament. Branding opportunities and social media mentions extend to the Boys & Girls Clubs of Southeast Louisiana's homepage and social media channels.

  • Free Throw Sponsor ($250): Sponsor will receive branding and advertising opportunities during the tournament, company name on sponsor board during tournament.


For more information about sponsorships, contact Debi Ryan at 504-566-0707.  

Tournament Rules
  • Games will begin on Saturday, September 7 at 9:00am.  Teams will be allowed a 10 minute grace period (only for their first scheduled game).  If all players are not present, the team will be allowed to play with no less than two players.

  • Each team must check in no less than 5 minutes before their first scheduled game.

  • Games will be pool play with three games guaranteed. Winners of each pool will advance to a single elimination bracket to the championship. Divisions will be determined at the tournament, centered around elementary,  junior high, and high school teams.

  • Each game will be played on half court.  Upon defensive team controlling a rebound, a “take-back” beyond the three point line is required.

  • Game winners will be determined by either of the following:

    • Opposing team does not show within the allotted time

    • A team is the first to 21 (twenty-one) points

    • A team is leading after 2 (two) 10 (ten) minute halves.

    • If regulation time end with teams tied, the first to score will be declared the winner

  • Games will be officiated by volunteers.  All fouls will result in the fouled team shooting free throws.  If the foul committed was a shooting foul the fouled team will shoot two free throws.  If the foul committed was a non-shooting foul, the fouled team will shoot one free throw.

  • Each team will be allowed one time-out per half.  The time-outs will not roll over to the second half.  Each time-out will last for one minute’s time.

  • Official LHSAA Basketball Rules will be used for all games.



Team registrations are limited so sign up today!

Each player will receive a Hoops for Kids jersey and other cool prizes!

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