Basketball (5x5)

Basketball (5x5)



Megan Leatham
Commissioner since 2012
Competition Dates: Friday, July 20 - Sunday, July 22
Competition Sites: 
Colorado Springs Christian School, 4845 Mallow Rd, Colorado Springs, CO 80907
Lewis Palmer High School, 1300 Higby Rd, Monument, CO 80132
Lewis Palmer Middle School, 1776 Woodmoor Dr, Monument, CO 80132
Click here for online registration instructions
Click HERE for the Pool Play Schedule.
Click HERE for the Single Elimination Tournament Schedule

Early Registration Deadline (July 1):
Fee: $250 per team
Registration Deadline (July 13 at 5:00 p.m. MST):
Fee: $300 per team
Please click here if you are looking for the Senior 3x3 Basketball Tournament or here for the Woodland Park 4th of July 3 on 3 Classic!
** Note: Spectator admission will be charged at these sites.  Athletes and coaches (maximum of two coaches per team and one score keeper) will be admitted free of chargeClick here for details.
Military Support Program: 
The Military Support Program has been created to allow active duty and retired service members, their spouses and dependents to participate in the Rocky Mountain State Games with up to a 50% discount off the normal registration fees. For Military Registration Assistance applications and more information, visit the Military Support Program webpage.   

4th/5th Grade
6th Grade
7th Grade
8th Grade
High School JV (Grades 9-12)*
High School Varsity (Grades 9-12)*

*Seniors who graduate Spring 2018 are still eligible to play in high school division.

**Note: Grade is determined as of the 2017-2018 school year.**
**Teams registered in the wrong division are required to make the correction by 5:00 pm on July 13. SoCo will not re-schedule the team in the proper division once the competitions schedules are set and in place.**

Competition Rules and Format:
SOCO Rules ( will govern this competition. For SoCo In-Game Rules, please CLICK HERE. For complete SoCo policies, please CLICK HERE.  Coaches must complete the team roster/waiver form and can be submitted to the RMSG office in advance but must be turned in to the RMSG Commissioner prior to your team's first game. Teams who do not submit a complete roster prior to their first game is subject to forfeit. Roster is limited to 12 players. Game must begin with 5 players within 5 minutes of scheduled game time.  Personnel NOT listed on the roster are not allowed in team bench areas.  Any protests MUST be made before the game starts and MUST be submitted in writing to the Commissioner.  Teams must be gender-specific and players may participate on only one team per division.  Coaches must provide proof of grade for all players, upon request from the Commissioners. 

Teams will be guaranteed four games.  The tournament will be a round robin format followed by a single elimination tournament (no 3rd place game will be played).  Rocky Mountain State Games reserves the right to expand, combine, cap or cancel divisions based on total number of entries. Registration will be closed for each division as it meets capacity. All divisions will be closed for registration by the registration deadline listed above.

Each team will be required to provide either a score keeper or a timer for each game.

General Information:
The RMSG has a zero tolerance policy.  Commissioners reserve the right to suspend and or have teams forfeit play for unsportsmanlike conduct from players, coaches or spectators.  Unsportsmanlike conduct resulting in any type of altercation on the court , the venue grounds, etc., will result in a team disqualification for the entire tournament with no refund.  Spectators affiliated with the teams are responsible for knowing and adhering to the rules and policies of the tournament.  It is the responsibility of the coaches to control their team and their spectators. 
Dress Code:  
Each team must wear a matching, numbered jersey or t-shirt.  
*The RMSG has a NO REFUND policy, unless otherwise permitted by RMSG Commissioner. Click Here for details on eligibility, inclement weather, refunds, etc.
(Subject to change based on final registrations)
Click HERE for the Pool Play Schedule.
Friday, July 20 
3:00 p.m. - 8:00 p.m. 
Saturday, July 21
8:00 a.m. - 7:00 p.m. 
Click HERE for the Single Elimination Tournament Schedule
Sunday, July 22
8:00 a.m. - 9:00 p.m. 
Pool play and tournament schedules will be posted closer to the event.
Admissions: Athletes and up to two coaches and one score keeper from each team receive free admission (passes will be included in coaches registration packets) but spectators will be charged for the following sports: Basketball and Track & Field. Daily admission fees: Adults (13 & over): $5. Youth 12 & under are admitted free. Weekend Pass: $12.
Medaling in the 2017 & 2018 Rocky Mountain State Games Basketball events will qualify you to participate in the 2019 State Games of America!
Click here for more details.

Click HERE for the Single Elimination Tournament Schedule