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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.)

Is your team interested in earning an At Large Bid to State?  Click here to learn more and fill out an At-Large application. 

2022-23 STATE QUALIFER TOURNAMENTS

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 Tournament Director Kaimen Slay to submit your event for consideration.

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

Dates *Mobile Users swipe left* Qualifier Tournament Website/Registration/Notes
10/22-23 Full Court Press: Octoberfest @ Sportika
Manalapan, NJ
New Jersey
Full Court Press Website
10/29-30 Full Court Press: The Spooky Shootout @ Iron Peak
Hillsborough, NJ
New Jersey
Full Court Press Website
11/5-6 Full Court Press: The Harvest @ Sportika
Manalapan, NJ
New Jersey
Full Court Press Website
11/12-13 BballShootout: Fall Finale 1 & 2
Newark, NJ area
Bballshootout Website
11/12-13 Full Court Press: The Fall Classic @ Sportika
Manalapan, NJ
New Jersey
Full Court Press Website
11/19-20 BballShootout: Fall Finale 3 & 4
Newark, NJ area
Bballshootout Website
11/19-20 Full Court Press: The Fall Finale @ Sportika
Manalapan, NJ
New Jersey
Full Court Press Website
11/26-27 BballShootout: Thanksgiving Turkey Classic
Newark, NJ area
Bballshootout Website
11/26-27 Competitive Edge Sports Turkey Jam
King of Prussia
New Jersey teams both school/travel and club
can qualify for the NJ State Championship
by placing 1st or 2nd at a Competitive Edge event
11/26-27 Full Court Press: The Gobbler Games @ Sportika
Manalapan, NJ
New Jersey
Full Court Press Website
12/3-4 BballShootout: Winterfest Jam 1 & 2
Newark, NJ area
Bballshootout Website
12/3-4 Full Court Press: The Winter Opener @ Sportika
Manalapan, NJ
New Jersey
Full Court Press Website
12/10-11 BballShootout: Winterfest Jam 3 & 4
Newark, NJ area
Bballshootout Website
12/10-11 Full Court Press: The Fight @ The Fort
Fort Monmouth, NJ
New Jersey
Full Court Press Website
12/17-18 BballShootout: Jingle Jam 1 & 2
Newark, NJ area
Bballshootout Website
12/17-18 Competitive Edge Sports Holiday Jam
King of Prussia
New Jersey teams both school/travel and club
can qualify for the NJ State Championship
by placing 1st or 2nd at a Competitive Edge event
12/17-18 Full Court Press: The Jingle Bell Classic @ Sportika
Manalapan, NJ
New Jersey
Full Court Press Website
12/26-29 BballShootout: Ring in the New Year's Jam
Newark, NJ area
(Monday-Thursday)
12/26-29 Competitive Edge Sports Holiday Hoops Classic
King of Prussia
New Jersey teams both school/travel and club
can qualify for the NJ State Championship
by placing 1st or 2nd at a Competitive Edge event
12/27 Full Court Press: The Santa Slam @ Sportika
Manalapan, NJ
**One Day Event**
12/27-28 Big East Youth Christmas Jamboree
Tinton Falls, NJ
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12/31 Full Court Press: The Battle on the Eve @ Sportika
Manalapan, NJ
**One Day Event**
1/7-8 Full Court Press: The New Year's Classic @ Sportika
Manalapan, NJ
New Jersey
Full Court Press Website
1/7-8 BballShootout: Winter Classic 1/2
Newark, NJ area
Bballshootout Website
1/7-8 Competitive Edge Sports New Years Buzzer Beater
King of Prussia
New Jersey teams both school/travel and club
can qualify for the NJ State Championship
by placing 1st or 2nd at a Competitive Edge event
1/14-15 Full Court Press: The War on the Floor @ Sportika
Manalapan, NJ
New Jersey
Full Court Press Website
1/14-15 BballShootout: King Classic 1/2
Newark, NJ area
Bballshootout Website
1/16 Full Court Press: The MLK Showcase @ Sportika
Manalapan, NJ
**Monday Only**
1/21-22 Full Court Press: Tri State Winter Challenge @ Sportika
Manalapan, NJ
New Jersey
Full Court Press Website
1/21-22 BballShootout: Winter Classic 3/4
Newark, NJ area
Bballshootout Website
1/28-29 Full Court Press: Winterfest @ Sportika
Manalapan, NJ
New Jersey
Full Court Press Website
1/28-29 BballShootout: Winter Classic 5/6
Newark, NJ area
Bballshootout Website
2/4-5 Full Court Press: The Frozen Hoopla @ Sportika
Manalapan, NJ
New Jersey
Full Court Press Website
2/4-5 BballShootout: Winter Classic 7/8
Newark, NJ area
Bballshootout Website
2/11 Full Court Press: Super Saturday @ The Fort
Fort Monmouth, NJ
**Saturday Only**
2/11-12 Competitive Edge Sports Winter Freeze
King of Prussia
New Jersey teams both school/travel and club
can qualify for the NJ State Championship
by placing 1st or 2nd at a Competitive Edge event
2/11-12 BballShootout: Winter Finale 1/2
Newark, NJ area
Bballshootout Website
2/12 Full Court Press: Super Sunday @ The Fort
Fort Monmouth, NJ
**Sunday Only**
2/18-19 Full Court Press: The President's Cup @ Sportika
Manalapan, NJ
New Jersey
Full Court Press Website
2/18-19 BballShootout: Presidents Day One Day Jam 1/2
Newark, NJ area
Bballshootout Website
2/20 Competitive Edge Sports President's Day Shootout
King of Prussia
New Jersey teams both school/travel and club
can qualify for the NJ State Championship
by placing 1st or 2nd at a Competitive Edge event
2/25-26 Full Court Press: The Winter Finale @ Sportika
Manalapan, NJ
New Jersey
Full Court Press Website
2/25-26 BballShootout: Winter Finale 3/4
Newark, NJ area
Bballshootout Website
3/4-5 Competitive Edge Sports Spring Tip Off
King of Prussia
New Jersey teams both school/travel and club
can qualify for the NJ State Championship
by placing 1st or 2nd at a Competitive Edge event
3/4-5 BballShootout: March Badness 1/2
Newark, NJ area
Bballshootout Website
3/11-12 Competitive Edge Sports EC3 Kickoff
King of Prussia
LAST CHANCE TO QUALIFY
3/11-12 BballShootout: March Showdown 1/2
Newark, NJ area
LAST CHANCE TO QUALIFY

2022-23 State Qualifier Leagues

Dates *Mobile Users swipe left* Qualifier League Forms division qualification at State
Oct-Dec
(Fall)
Mid Jersey Basketball League presented by Monroe Sports Center
Central New Jersey

MJBL Website
Top teams from Select Divisions
Dec-Mar Cape-Atlantic Junior Basketball League
Atlantic City Area

CAJBL Website
Top teams from Select Divisions
Dec-Mar (Winter) Mid Jersey Basketball League presented by Monroe Sports Center
Central New Jersey

MJBL Website
Top teams from Select Divisions

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