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HOW TO QUALIFY

Teams earn their spot at State by placing 1st or 2nd in an Official Qualifier Tournament or League (listed below.)

State Reps will attend many of our Qualifier Tournaments to award qualifying coaches with a golden ticket invitation to State.

All Qualifier Events are run by independent, community-based youth sports organizations. Register to support a local Qualifier near you!


Interested in becoming a State Qualifier Tournament or League?
Email Kaimen Slay to submit your event for consideration.

Can't make it to a Qualifier Tournament?
Click here to fill out an At-Large application. 

2021-22 STATE QUALIFIER TOURNAMENTS (UPDATED LIST REALEASED IN FALL 2021)

Dates Qualifier Tournament Forms/Notes
10/16-17 Fall Hoopfest
St. Louis
Premier Hoops Website
10/23-24 CNR October Tournament
St. Louis
10/29-30 Boo Bash Basketball Tournament
Strafford
10/30-31 Halloween Haunt
St. Louis
Tourney Flyer
11/6-7 Agape Hoops: Fall Shoot-Out
Kansas City
11/13-14 Agape Hoops: Vikings Invitational Fundraiser
Shawnee Mission
11/19-21 12th Annual Hoopstock
Saint Joseph & Savannah
11/20-21 CNR November Tournament
St. Louis
Register on CNR's Website
11/20-21 Agape Hoops: CBE Youth Hall of Fame Classic
Kansas City Metro Area
11/27-28 Agape Hoops: Thanksgiving Jamboree
Kansas City Metro Area
11/28-29 Thanksgiving Throwdown
St. Louis
Premier Hoops Website
12/4-5 Cape Winter Throwdown
Cape Giradeau
Premier Hoops Website
12/4-5 Agape: Winter Kickoff
Lee's Summit
12/4-5 Agape Hoops: Winter Magic
Shawnee Mission
12/11-12 Winter Classic (girls)
hosted by Kansas City Youth Basketball
Girls only! Close to Capacity!
12/11-12 Agape Hoops: Snowflake Challenge
Blue Springs
TBD EYSC Youth Basketball Tourney
Eldon
2019-20 Registration Form
2019-20 Tourney Handbook
12/11-12 Farmington Fall Classic
hosted by Mineral Area Sports Club
Tourney Registration
12/11-12 Agape Hoops: KS Showdown
Shawnee Mission
TBD Mathews-Dickey Jingle Bell Jam
St. Louis
Tourney Flyer
TBD Winter Jam
St. Louis
TBD 18th Annual Paris Junior High Tourney
Boys and Girls 7-8
Flyer and Registration
12/18 Nevada Tiger Hoops Classic Flyer and Registration info
12/18-19 Agape Hoops: Cardinal Classic
Kansas City Metro Area
12/17-19 Cardinal Classic
hosted by Dominators Basketball Club (St. Joseph)
Tournament Flyer
12/18-19 Agape Hoops: Pre-Holiday Hoops
Shawnee Mission
12/20-23 CNR Jingle Jam
St. Louis
1st and 2nd place finishing team in all
"A" and "B" brackets will qualify
12/27-30 CNR Daytime Tournament
St. Louis
Register Here
1/8-9 Agape Hoops: Liberty Jays Fundraiser Tournament
Liberty
1/8-9 CNR January Bash
St. Louis
TBD 24th Annual Levi Englert
Basketball Tournament

Joplin
1/7-9 Jammin January Classic
hosted by Dominators Basketball Club (St. Joseph)
Tournament Flyer
1/8-9 Paducah Shootout
Paducah, Kentucky
Premier Hoops Website
1/8-9 Agape Hoops: January Hoopfest
Shawnee Mission
TBD 21st Annual Centralia 5th-6th Grade
Girls and Boys Basketball Tournament
hosted by CHS Baseball
2019-20 Flyer
TBD Sturgeon 5th/6th Tourney
hosted by Sturgeon Youth Sports Association
2019-20 Flyer
1/15-16 Bellville Shootout
Bellville, IL/St. Louis
Premier Hoops Website
1/15-16 Agape Hoops: Midwest Winter Jam
Blue Springs
1/15/16 Tiger Hoops Classic
Lee's Summit
1/15-16 Harrisburg Youth Basketball Tournament
Harrisburg, MO
TBD 12th Annual Paris Basketball Tournament
Boys and Girls 5-6
Flyer and Registration
1/15-16 Agape Hoops: Winter Blowout
Shawnee Mission
1/15-16 Missouri Crush/Elevate U Sports: Championship Tournament
Springfield
TBD Shootin Hoops
Hosted by Central Missouri Sports
1/22-23 Agape Hoops: Cougar Classic
Shawnee Mission
1/22-23 Agape Hoops: Winter Blast
Blue Springs
1/29 Nevada Naturals Basketball Tournament
Nevada, MO
1 Day Event
1/29-30 Agape Hoops: Winter Wonderland - Missouri
Blue Springs
2/5-6 Agape Hoops: February Freeze
Shawnee Mission
2/4-6 Hallsville Optimist Basketball Tournament
Hallsville
Flyer and Registration
2/5-6 Agape Hoops: Frostbite Shootout
Liberty
2/12-13 Superbowl Smash
St. Louis
Premier Hoops Website
2/12-13 Agape Hoops: Cupid Classic - Missouri
Blue Springs
2/12-18 West Plains Youth
Basketball League Playoffs

2/18-20 Shelter Insurance
Holiday Hoops Classic

Columbia, MO
2019-20 Flyer
2/18-20 Sweetheart Shootout
hosted by Dominators Basketball Club (St. Joseph)
Tournament Flyer
2/19-20 Lafayette Feeder Basketball Tournament
Wildwood, MO
2022 Flyer - Register Here!
2/19-20 Farmington Winter Classic
hosted by Mineral Area Sports Club
Mineral Area Sports Club Website
2/19-20 Agape Hoops: Snowball Classic - Missouri
Blue Springs
TBD Winter Classic
St. Louis
TBD Centralia Panther Pride Tournament
Grades 7-8
2019-20 Flyer
TBD 18th Annual Paris Basketball Tournament
Boys and Girls 3-4
Flyer and Registration
2/25-27 9th Annual Show-Me Showdown
Springfield
Tourney Flyer
2/26-27 CNR February Tournament
St. Louis
2/26/27 Agape Hoops: Midwest Gold Ring Championship
Blue Springs
TBD Centralia Panther Pride Tournament
Grades 5-6
2019-20 Flyer
TBD CNR Post Season Tourney
St. Louis

2021-22 State Qualifier Leagues

Dates Qualifier League Forms division qualification at State
Nov. 6th - Jan. 2nd CNR
November/December Basketball League

boys and girls 3rd-8th grade
Jan-Feb Osage Youth
Basketball League

boys and girls 3rd-6th grade
Jan. 3 - Mar. 5 West Plains Youth
Basketball League

boys and girls 3rd-8th grade
Jan. 14 - Mar. 13 CNR
January thru March Basketball League

boys and girls 3rd-8th grade

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