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Basketball on the Bayou

Pontchartrain Center
New Orleans, LA

Tuesday, July  21 - Thursday, July 23, 2020

REGISTRATION LOCKED AT $675 per team by July 8th
Team Discounts $50 off per team

 

 REGISTRATION:
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Roundball Academy is excited to still be able to provide a platform that will allow student-athletes and college coaches to be apart of the RECRUITING PROCESS and GAIN EXPOSURE while we play in a safe environment  not just through Live Stream as well as Video On-Demand months and years to come along with roster information.

We are proud to announce that this service will be provided through the only NCAA certified  women's basketball video scouting service, Collegiate Video Scout. 

Collegiate Video Scout(CVS) provides the College Coach a platform to more effectively search, locate and evaluate prospects from the South East region. 

CVS provides the prospects basic profile details (Position, Class, School,AAU Teams, Jersey number). This information is compliant with NCAA Standards. The platform gives College Coaches the ability to Search and Locate players quickly and easily through by multiple field search criteria to find find players. Roster details for both teams playing with basic info (Position,Class, School, AAU Teams, Jersey number) of all players featured in the game to easily locate other potential prospects.

INTENT TO PLAY

OPTIONS DESCRIPTION REGISTER
$25 Deposit /Payment Plan

• Guarantee Spot in Event

• $25 Due at time of registration

• 2nd Payment Due July 1st

• Last Payment Due July 10th

CLICK HERE TO REGISTER
$25 Deposit / Pay Later

• Guarantee Spot in Event

• $25 Due at time of registration

• Balance Due July 8th

CLICK HERE TO REGISTER
$675 Pay in Full • Make full payment at time of registration CLICK HERE TO REGISTER

Will apply multi-team discounts 2-3 days after registration is completed. You will receive a $50 refund per team.

The 18th Annual Basketball on the Bayou is proud to announce that it will still be hosted in  New Orleans at the Ponchartrain Convention and Civic Center - 5 minutes from the New Orleans Airport. The Ponchartrain will serve as our host Tuesday, July 21st – Thursday, July 23rd.

Basketball on the Bayou is one of the few events that historically brings together the nation’s elite programs from the Nike, Adidas, Under Armor, Mike White, PBR, Independent circuits.  Our alumni list includes current Pro and Collegiate Stars: Kalani Brown, Tierra McCowan, Aja Wilson, Brittany Griner, Maya Moore, Alaina Coates, Odyssey Sims, Kelsey Bone, Moriah Jefferson, Kaleena Mosqueda-Lewis, Tiffany Hayes, Erica Wheeler, Kaila Charles, LaShann Higgs, Chennedy Carter, Jordan Nixon, Asia Durr, Lauren Cox, Rennia Davis, DiDi Richards, Zaay Green, Juicy Landrum,  just to name a few.

Procedures and Precautions

The task force that the Governor’s office has commissioned will have sanitation standards. These will be applied pre-event, several times throughout the day during the entire event, and extensive nightly sanitation that will exceed the national standard. The standards will also be applied to participating hotels, all storefronts, and all restaurants. The Pontchartrain Center will be sanitized to be COVID-19 free prior to the event daily and nightly throughout the event. 

The number of courts will be limited this year bringing the crowd size down significantly. All of our contracted hotels have committed to plans to thoroughly sanitize rooms prior to arrival and throughout the entire stay at the hotel.

Plan of action 

  • Temperature checks of all the players, coaches, and spectators. Anyone with a temperature of over 100.4° will not be allowed into the event.
  • Designated space for social distances
  • Masks to be worn by all staff
  • Masks recommended to be worn by all spectators
  • Separate entry and exit ways
  • Courts and benches will be cleared after each game before next set of teams will be allowed to the court and benches
  • Hand sanitizing stations throughout the building

THE FESTIVITIES  WILL CONTINUE IN 2020 …WE WOULD LOVE TO HAVE YOU!!! 

SPACE IS LIMITED THIS YEAR DUE TO REDUCED COURTS

REGISTER FAST. WE WILL SELL OUT

4+ game guarantee

NCAA ROSTER REQUIREMENTS

We are proud to announce that this service will be provided through the only NCAA certified  women's basketball video scouting service, Collegiate Video Scout. 

Rosters with correct informaiton are mandatory for each team. ‚Äč

Roster Information coming soon....

If coaches and players are not compliant, they will not be allowed to participate in the event.

 

 REGISTRATION:
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 Divisions

2021 Division -  Rising Seniors and below
2022 Division -  Rising Juniors and below
2023  Division  - Rising Sophomores and below
2024  Division  - Rising Freshman and below (current 8th grade)
2025  Division -  Rising 8th Grade and below (current 7th grade)
2026 Division  - Rising 7th Grade and below (current 6th grade)

ALL TEAMS REGARDLESS OF AFFILIATION ARE ELIGIBLE TO PLAY IN ALL DIVISIONS OF THE TOURNAMENT. 

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                

TEAM REGISTRATION  and TOURNAMENT HEADQUARTERS
Ponchartrain Center 
4545 Williams Blvd
Kenner, LA 70065

All teams must stay in approved hotels. NO EXCEPTIONS!!

Preliminary Tournament Format

DATE GAME START TIME END TIME
Tuesday, July 21st Coaches Registration 8:00a 2:00p
Tuesday, July 21st 2 Pool Games 9:00a 10:00p
Wednesday, July 22nd 2 (Pool and/or Bracket) 9:00a 10:00p
Thursday, July 23rd Bracket Games 9:00a 3:00p

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                

HOUSING REQUIREMENTS

Basketball on the Bayou is Stay to Play. In order to be eligible to compete in the event, all of your hotel reservations must be made and completed through RBA Travel. 

Click Here to Make Hotel Reservations

All teams must stay in approved hotels. NO EXCEPTIONS!!

 

If you need assistance or have any questions, please contact 850.556.1209 or rba.travels@yahoo.com

You will not be considered apart of the event if you do not complete your entire hotel booking through RBA Travel.

All teams must stay in approved hotels. NO EXCEPTIONS!!

All teams must stay in hotels booked through RBA Travel. There will be an additional charge of$300.00 per team that does not stay in an assigned hotel booked only through RBA Travel. NO EXCEPTIONS

The team(s) will not be considered apart of the event if hotel room reservations are not completed for the team and parents entirely through RBA Travel. 

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                

AIRPORTS

New Orleans Armstrong International Airport                 5 miles
Gulf-Biloxi International Airport                                                76 miles
Jackson (MS) International Airport                                          194 miles

SHUTTLE SERVICES are offered by various companies throughout the city for travel to and from the airport. Also available for travel to various areas around the cities.  You will need to contact them on your own.