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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).

Can't make it to a Qualifier Tournament?  Rural teams or those without a Qualifier in their area can apply for an At-Large bid to State. Click here to see if your team is eligible. 

2023-24 STATE QUALIFER TOURNAMENTS - Updated Fall of 2023

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

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

Dates *Mobile Users swipe left* Qualifier Tournament Forms division qualification
at State
1st & 2nd place qualify
in each division
3rd place game winner qualifies
in certain divisions
with certain # of teams
OCT Fall Classic
hosted by Kids Unlimited
and South Medford
Lady Panthers
Tourney Flyer
OCT Halloween Ball
Portland Metro
presented by HoopSource Basketball
Tourney Series Flyer
NOV Bridge City Showdown
Portland Metro
presented by HoopSource Basketball
Tourney Series Flyer *School teams in a mixed club division will
qualify in 3rd/4th place
if any club teams finish in top spots
NOV NW Hardwood Regional
Auburn, WA
presented by HoopSource Basketball
Tourney Series Flyer *School teams in a mixed club division will
qualify in 3rd/4th place
if any club teams finish in top spots
NOV *NEW QUALIFIER*
Future Comets Veterans Day
Girls Basketball Tournament
Central Point
Tourney Flyer
NOV *NEW QUALIFIER*
Brad Campbell Memorial Tournament
Girls grades 6th,7th, and 8th
Warrenton
Girls grades 6th,7th, and 8th

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NOV Tiger Tip-Off Basketball Tournament (boys)
Newberg
presented by Newberg Basketball
Tourney Flyer
NOV Autumn Kickoff Classic
Hermiston
NOV Kelso's Turkey Shootout
presented by Hilander Hoop Club
NOV Turkey Shoot-Out
Southern Oregon
DEC Tip Off Classic
Portland Metro
presented by HoopSource Basketball
Tourney Series Flyer *School teams in a mixed club division will
qualify in 3rd/4th place
if any club teams finish in top spots
DEC Holiday Hoops Classic
Hermiston
DEC Tigard Tip-Off Tourney (boys) Tourney Flyer
DEC Cougar Classic
hosted by Canby Junior Basketball
Tourney Flyer
DEC Winter Kick-Off
Southern Oregon
DEC Holiday Challenge
Portland Metro
presented by HoopSource Basketball
Tourney Series Flyer *School teams in a mixed club division will
qualify in 3rd/4th place
if any club teams finish in top spots
DEC Clatskanie Tiger Tournament
DEC *NEW QUALIFIER* - SOLD OUT
AT OVER 120 teams!

EOT Winter Classic
Oregon City
hosted by EOT Basketball
DEC The Junior Hardwood Invite
Seattle, WA
presented by
HoopSource Basketball
Tourney Series Flyer *School teams in a mixed club division will
qualify in 3rd/4th place
if any club teams finish in top spots
DEC MBA Hoops Winter Classic
Southern Oregon
Tourney Flyer
DEC Holiday Hoopla
hosted by
Newberg Girls Basketball
DEC *NEW QUALIFIER*
Hillsboro Holiday Showdown
Tourney Flyer
*FRIDAY AND SATURDAY*
JAN Clatskanie Tiger Tournament
JAN River City Showdown
Portland
presented by Canby Youth Basketball
Tourney Series Flyer *School teams in a mixed club division will
qualify in 3rd/4th place
if any club teams finish in top spots
JAN Tigard Tip-Off Tourney (Girls) Registration Link

Tourney Flyer
JAN *NEW QUALIFIER*
Volcano Classic
St. Helens
Tourney Flyer

Tourney Registration
JAN Gorge Hoops Tournament
presented by the Dalles Basketball Club
JAN *NEW QUALIFIER*
Ruff N' Ready
Memorial Shootout (Girls)

hosted by
Sherwood Baskeball Organization
JAN MLK Dream Classic
Southern Oregon
JAN Energy Hoops Classic
Redmond
JAN MLK Dream Classic
Portland Metro
presented by Clackamas Youth Basetball Feeders
Tourney Series Flyer *School teams in a mixed club division will
qualify in 3rd/4th place
if any club teams finish in top spots
JAN *NEW QUALIFIER* - SOLD OUT
AT OVER 80 teams!

Rumble in the Wood (Boys)
hosted by
Sherwood Baskeball Organization
Tourney Flyer
JAN Kelso's Jan Slam
presented by Hilander Hoop Club
JAN Emerald City Rise
Seattle, WA
presented by HoopSource Basketball
Tourney Series Flyer *School teams in a mixed club division will
qualify in 3rd/4th place
if any club teams finish in top spots
JAN Winter Hoops Classic (boys and girls)
Clackamas/Milwaukie
JAN Kings/Queens of the Court
Portland Metro
presented by HoopSource Basketball
Tourney Series Flyer
JAN Crater Comet Classic
Central Point
Tourney Flyer
JAN McMinnville Boys Tournament
JAN Best of the West Tournament
Hermiston
JAN Clatskanie Tiger Tournament
JAN I-5 Shootout!
Portland Metro
presented by Vancouver Schools Youth Feeders
Tourney Series Flyer *School teams in a mixed club division will
qualify in 3rd/4th place
if any club teams finish in top spots
FEB *NEW QUALIFIER*
Clash at the Border
hosted by
Pendleton Basketball Club
Tourney Flyer
FEB Hooperstown Classic
Portland Metro
presented by Hillsboro Youth Sports
Tourney Series Flyer *School teams in a mixed club division will
qualify in 3rd/4th place
if any club teams finish in top spots
FEB Forest Grove Girls Tourney
FEB Kelso's Feeder Frenzy
presented by Hilander Hoop Club
FEB Super Bowl
Saturday Tournament (girls)

hosted by
McMinnville Basetball Association
Tourney flyer
FEB For the Love of the Game
Hermiston
FEB Sunset Boys
President's Day Tournament
FEB Kelso's For the Love of the Game
presented by Hilander Hoop Club
FEB *NEW QUALIFIER*
Sisters Shootout
FEB Winter Classic
presented by the Dalles Basketball Club
FEB Presidents' Day
National Championships
Portland
presented by Portland Youth Basketball Programs
Tourney Series Flyer *School teams in a mixed club division will
qualify in 3rd/4th place
if any club teams finish in top spots
FEB Fritz Page Memorial
Boys Basketball Tournament

hosted by
Westview Boys Youth Basketball
FEB Battle for the Hardwood
Southern Oregon
BOYS QUALIFIER ONLY
*must sign up by 2/26
FEB Final Winter Run
Portland
presented by HoopSource Basketball
*BOYS QUALIFIER ONLY
must sign up by 2/26
Tourney Series Flyer *School teams in a mixed club division will
qualify in 3rd/4th place
if any club teams finish in top spots

2023-24 STATE QUALIFER LEAGUES - ANNOUNCED FALL OF 2023

Dates Qualifier League* division qualification at State
DEC - FEB Portland Interscholastic League
Youth Basketball

top teams in standings as of 2/4/24
# qualifying teams based on size of league standings

League Standings & Schedule
DEC - FEB Cascade Basketball League
Central Oregon
top finishing teams in reg season
# qualifying teams based on size of league standings

League Standings
JAN - MAR MBA Hoops Winter League
Southern Oregon
top teams in each divsion
after 2/4/24 games qualify for State

* Not all teams who qualify through league play will be contacted by the State Committee. Coaches of Qualified Teams must notify us via email if you intend to compete at State.



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