Basketball

Tournament Note

Coaches, Parents and Players,

We look forward to a great weekend of basketball as we get set to host the "MIDWEST LIVE SPRING SHOWCASE" on April 23-25, 2021 in Council Bluffs, Iowa and Elkhorn, Nebraska. We are excited to have 160+ teams joining us for the weekend.

The schedule was UPDATED @ 6:22PM on April 20th, 2021 . Any changes made to the schedule throughout the week will be emailed to the team/coach it affects. Coaches will be notified if the Schedule is updated at any point between now and the event.

THE SCHEDULE WILL NOT CHANGE UNLESS THERE IS A MISTAKE OR SOMETHING UNFORESEEN WOULD HAPPEN.

Please share all of the following information with your parents/players before the start of the weekend. This is vital that the following information is shared to parents/players before arrival.

-Please understand that it is your responsibility to check back frequently for schedule changes.
-Coaches will be notified by email when changes occur.
-There will be no wall schedules/brackets for this event. Please use the "Tourney Machine App" to follow results, standings, and game times.

IMPORTANT INFORMATION:
-Spectators are welcome to attend.
-THERE ARE NO SPECTATOR RESTRICTIONS.
-PLEASE DO YOUR BEST TO SOCIAL DISTANCE AS SOME SITES ARE TIGHTER THAN OTHERS
-MASKS MUST BE WORN...SEE BELOW FOR GUIDELINES.
-If you have any signs or symptoms of COVID-19 please stay home. We will be taking temperatures at the door at each facility. Anyone with a 100.4 temp will be sent out of the facility.
-Spectators MUST wear a mask at all times while inside the facilities. You will NOT be allowed in without wearing a mask and may be asked to leave if you don't wear inside the facility.
-Coaches MUST wear a mask at all times while inside the facilities. You will NOT be allowed in without wearing a mask and may be asked to leave if you don't wear inside the facility while not coaching.
-Players need to wear a mask when they are not playing. You must wear one to enter the facility. There will be leniency with players.
-Officials need to wear a mask when not officiating. You must wear one to enter the facility.

Please follow these guidelines as you come and go throughout the weekend:
- Show up for games no more than 20 minutes early.
- Teams can’t show up early and watch other games.
- After games are over all teams are to leave the facility as quickly as possible unless you have back to back games. If you have a team meeting, have it after game outside of the facility.
- There will not be handshake lines after games to speed the process.

Entering the facility:
- Entry lines may be longer than normal. Your Patience is appreciated.
- Please stay in family groupings.
- Coaches and players will go through the same process as spectators and then proceed to the coach check in table.
- There will be 2 coaches passes per team.
- Teams MUST provide one person at the scores table for each game.
- There will NOT be any passes for scorekeepers.

Admission will be charged for spectators:
Friday: Adults - $10, K-12 Student - $5, 5 years and under - Free
Saturday: Adults - $15, K-12 Student - $10, 5 years and under – Free
Sunday: Adults - $10, K-12 Student - $5, 5 years and under – Free

Iowa West Fieldhouse
5 Arena Way
Council Bluffs, IA 51501
-The Facility will open at 5:15pm on Friday and 7:15am on Saturday and 7:15am on Sunday

UBT Sports Complex (2nd-8th games take place here)
21015 Cumberland Dr.
Elkhorn, NE 68022
-The Facility will open at 7:15am on Saturday and 7:15am on Sunday

Game Rules:
Posted on the Iowa Gym Rats website and located on the app under "Documents"

Gym Directions:
Posted on the Iowa Gym Rats website and located on the app under "Places" tab

Home Team:
1st team listed on schedule. They will wear light colored jersey.

Game Ball:
Provided by the HOME TEAM.

Warm Up Basketballs:
No warmup basketballs will be provided. Teams must supply their own.

We appreciate your help in making the tournament run smoothly within some new guidelines.

Sincerely
MW Live Staff

Midwest Live Spring Showcase 2021

Apr 23 - 25, 2021
Council Bluffs, IA • Elkhorn, NE
Tourney Machine

Install the mobile app for this event at: tourneymachine.com