Boys Nationals



Welcome to Nationals!

The 2018 US Amateur Boys Basketball National Champions will be held in Gainesville, FL Thursday, June 28th-July 1st.  The 2018 Nationals will be presented by our partners at HoopSeen.

Chasing Nationals


Event Details

calendaricon  JUNE 28 – JULY 1

peopleicon Boys 3rd Grade - 11th Grade

locationicon    Gainesville, FL

 dollaricon   $595

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Presented by HoopSeen

hoopseen_iconHoopSeen has established itself as the most trusted source for news, recruiting information and rankings in prep basketball. In addition, HoopSeen hosts some of the nation's largest and most prestigious exposure tournaments.  The US Amateur Boys Nationals will be presented by HoopSeen in order to maximize the experience for our member teams and ensure they get the proper recognition and exposure for their achievements.   



Hosted in cooperation with the Gainesville Sports Commission

gscGainesville Sports Commission is a nonprofit organization that makes living, visiting, working and playing in Gainesville better through sports. Our efforts are on attracting, creating and managing sporting events for Greater Gainesville to enhance the area's quality of life and ultimately create economic and social benefits for our community.




Before You Arrive




We can’t wait to host your team in Gainesville this summer.  Below is the schedule for the 2018 National Championships.

Team Check-In                 June 28,  12:00pm-5:00pm

Pool Games Begin           June 28,  1:00pm

Fan Fest                           June 28,  12:00pm – 5:00pm

Skills Contests                June 28,  12:00pm – 5:00pm

Bracket Play Begins        June 30,  Afternoon

Semis & Finals                July 1  

Nationals Fan Fest

The 2018 Nationals FanFest and Skills Contests will be hosted at Legacy Park 


All players and family members are encouraged to attend Fan Fest. Admission is free.  

  • Skills Contests
  • Games, Giveaways and Prizes
  • Vendor Area
  • Team Photos
  • Food & More

We will be hosting a 3-Point contest and Hot Shot contest during Fan Fest 

  • During check-in each team may enter one participant in the 3-point contest and one participant in the Hot Shot Contest. 
  • Every winner in their respective age group will be recognized on and will win a Hoop Culture prize
  • The 3-Point contest consists of 5 shots from 3 different spots on the court in 60 seconds. 

Other Event Details

Weekend Gate Fees

  • Daily Pass: $10 on Thursday, $15 each day for Friday, Saturday & Sunday
  • Weekend Pass: $45
  • Kids 6 & Under are free

HoopSeen AppCheck throughout the weekend and after the tournament for coverage of the tournament.

Make sure to download the HoopSeen App from either the Apple or Android store.  The App is the best way to keep up with the schedule and results during the course of the weekend. Follow your team for text alerts.  


Check-in Requirements

1. Print an official US Amateur Roster from your team account.

2. Grade reports for each player.

3. Birth Certificate for each player. 

4. Coaches will receive their passes at check-in and must be present to sign for their pass.



U.S. Amateur Basketball

P.O. Box 7431
Wesley Chapel, FL 33545
Phone: (813) 991-6445
Fax: (813) 991-7800