Player eligibility verification:

It is the responsibility of the head coach to provide age and grade (if applicable) verification for players at any time throughout the tournament. Permitted forms of player age verification include birth certificates, passports and government-issued IDs (originals, hard copies or digital copies). Permitted forms of player grade verification include school-issued report cards or school administrator confirmation of grade issued on school letterhead (originals, hard copies or digital copies). 

Coach license requirement:


All coaches and bench personnel participating in any division (10th grade, 9th grade, 13u and 12u) at the Mid-Atlantic March Madness Tournament must have a valid USA Basketball Coach License on file with USA Basketball prior to the start of the tournament. The coach license process requires successfully passing a background check which generally takes 7-10 business days. To obtain a coach license, visit https://community.usab.com/.


Rules:


This tournament will be played by USA Basketball Tournament/National Federation of State High School Associations rules. 


• A full list of USA Basketball Tournament rules will be provided. 
• A full list of National Federation of State High School Associations rules will be provided.


Divisions of competition


11th Grade - Athletes must be enrolled in the 11th grade or below (as of October 1, 2018) AND cannot turn 19 prior to September 1, 2019

10th Grade - Athletes must be enrolled in the 10th grade or below (as of October 1, 2018) AND cannot turn 18 prior to September 1, 2019

9th Grade - Athletes must be enrolled in the 9th grade or below (as of October 1, 2018) AND cannot turn 17 prior to September 1, 2019

8th Grade or 14U - 8th Grade

1. Athletes cannot turn 15 prior to September 1, 2019 OR

2. Grade exception: Athletes must be enrolled in the 8th grade or below (as of October 1, 2018) AND cannot turn 16 prior to September 1, 2019

14U - Athletes cannot turn 15 prior to September 1, 2019

13U - Athletes cannot turn 14 prior to September 1, 2019 (age division, no grade exceptions)

12U - Athletes cannot turn 13 prior to September 1, 2019 (age division, no grade exceptions)

11U - Athletes cannot turn 12 prior to September 1, 2019 (age division, no grade exceptions)

10U - Athletes cannot turn 11 prior to September 1, 2019 (age division, no grade exceptions)

9U - Athletes cannot turn 10 prior to September 1, 2019 (age division, no grade exceptions)

8U - Athletes cannot turn 9 prior to September 1, 2019 (age division, no grade exceptions)

Maryland Sharks Basketball

USA Basketball Alliance Tournament

Mid-Atlantic March Madness

March 22-24, 2019 - Catonsville, Maryland

Maryland Sharks Basketball Events Registration
Team name & coach name
Contact name, email, phone

 Registration Process Begins Here

​​​Complete the online event registration form below and pay registration fee.   

Use PayPal button below to pay registration fee. 

​​Tournament Details


Boys & Girls 8u-18u 
Great venues:  University of Maryland Baltimore County (UMBC), Catonsville Community College and near-by gyms















​​All teams and skill levels welcome! 

Circuit, Sponsored, Travel, AAU, USBA, Big Shots,Hoop Group, etc. welcome!
3+ games guaranteed

Premium awards for the top 2 teams in each division
Registration fee: $ 350.00 per team​ - Multi-team discount $ 325.00
Early bird discount:  Register 30 days before tournament  $ 325.00
Daily admission 6 years of age and older


Contact for assistance:  Anthony Tookes: basketball@marylandsharks.org (410-300-9221)


Registration deadline: March 12, 2019


Recommended Hotels


Embassy Suites Hotel, 1300 Concourse Dr, Linthicum, Maryland 21090. 410-850-0747


Fairfield Inn, 7539 Teague Road, Hanover, Maryland 21076. 410-694-9500


DoubleTree Hotel, 890 Elkridge Landing Road, Linthicum Heights, Maryland 21090. 410-859-8400

Mail checks to:  Maryland Sharks Inc., 7168 Millbury Court, Elkridge, MD 21075


Thank you!

​​Pay Registration Fee Here via PayPal or Credit

The Maryland Sharks Basketball Program will host its 6th Annual Mid-Atlantic March Madness (MAMM) Basketball Tournament, March 22-24, 2019, this year the MAMM is also a USA Basketball Alliance Tournament. 


MAMM is one of the largest and most exciting tournaments on the East Coast and the Mid-Atlantic area. Great venues, certified officials, affordable, competitive and fun for the entire family.


MAMM is also a pathway to the U.S. OPEN Basketball Championships.  All participating teams in the boys and girls 9th & 10th grade and 12u & 13u divisions are eligible to register for the U.S. Open Basketball Championships.      


MAMM is open to all boys and girls teams 8u-17u regardless of skill level.  A, B & C Divisions available. 








​​​Maryland Sharks Online Event Registration Form 

Maryland Sharks Basketball Tournament & Leagues


The U.S. OPEN Championships is an amazing experience for all age groups .  The pictures on the left are from our experience with our 14u team at the inaugural tournament last summer. 


Click on the 2018 U.S. Open Championships Recap Video Link below for more information on the inaugural tournament.


The 2019 U.S. OPEN Championships will take place in Westfield, Indiana. on July 17-21, 2019 at the Indiana Pacers Complex. 


Highlights from the 2018 U.S.OPEN Championships: Great competition form across the country, skills clinics and competitions, player mentoring sessions, and a cookout for the players and coaches.

Maryland Sharks tournaments are fun for players and spectators.  


Come run with the Maryland Sharks and enjoy a great basketball tournament experience!



Maryland Sharks tournaments are competitive,  

affordable, and  well organized.


Reasonable pricing and multi-team discounts. 


​​Pay Registration Fee Here via PayPal or Credit

​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​Maryland Sharks 2018-2019 Tournament Schedule


Hoopmania Tip-off Classic - Nov. 3-4, 2018

Hoopmania Jamfest - Nov. 17-18, 2018 

DMV Holiday Hoopmania Classic - Dec. 1-2, 2018
 King Holiday Hoopmania - Jan. 19-20, 2019 
Mid-Atlantic March Madness - Mar. 23-24, 2019
 Mid-Atlantic Spring Hoopfest - Apr. 6-7, 2019 
Mid-Atlantic Super Shootout - May 18-19, 2019
  Mid-Atlantic Showcase Challenge - June 8-9, 2019
Mid-Atlantic Summer Jamfest -June 29-30, 2019 


Maryland Sharks

"Elite Hoops Friday Night & Sunday Leagues" 

Fall League - Oct. 5, 2018 - Nov. 16, 2018
Winter League - Dec. 1, 2018 - Feb. 16, 2019
Spring League - Mar. 22, 2019 - May 17, 2019
Summer League - Jun. 1, 2019 - Jul. 26, 2019

League Details

8 game season including playoffs
Boys and girls ages 8u - 18u
Location:  Howard County & Baltimore County 
The Elite Hoops Leagues are among the best leagues in Maryland, Washington D.C., Virginia & Delaware.  All skill levels and organizations are welcome to participate.  If you want to play against great competition in quality venues this is the league for you. 
Cost is only:  $ 450.00 per team (multi-team discount available $ 375.00)
Ref fees per game: $ 25.00 & Admission: $ 5.00
Registration deadline:  2 weeks before league start date



Mail checks to:  Maryland Sharks Inc., 7168 Millbury Court, Elkridge, MD 21075


Thank you!


​Contact for assistance: 

Anthony Tookes: basketball@marylandsharks.org (410-300-9221)

Mid-Atlantic March Madness Alliance Tournamet Registration
Team name & coach name
Contact name, email, phone

MAMM is a great tournament for aspiring teams.  Promises to be a highlight in your season.  We look forward to hosting your team(s).

Register today to reserve your spot!