Sporting Chance
Youth Basketball, Inc.

2100 W. Curtis Road

Tucson, AZ 85705



Sporting Chance Summer Slam

Put the Annual Summer Slam on your annual tournament calendar.

2014 Dates: Friday-Sunday, July 18-20, 2014

History: The Summer Slam has been a tradition in Tucson since 1994. It is one of the largest tournaments in the Southwest, attracting a diverse mix of teams -- including teams from the Western US and Mexico - that makes it a unique and competitive experience.

General Facts: The Summer Slam is held every year, generally the second or third weekend in July. Games begin Friday afternoon and conclude Sunday early evening. Teams arre guaranteed a minimum of 4 games, We typcially attract 70-90 teams. Team costs is $295.00.

The Summer Slam typically hosts Boys teams comprised of boys who JUST COMPLETED 3rd through 9th grade (i.e., "rising HS sophomore teams" are eligible) and Girls teams in 6th - 10th grade divisions.  We are now using NEW AAU AGE/GRADE GUIDELINES to determine playing divisions and player eligibility. Click here to review the applicable age/grade guidelines.

We typcially start marketing and open registration 6-8 weeks before the tournament. Due to limited facility space, and the popularity of the Summer Slam, this tournament sells-out every year. Make sure you are on our mailing list so you do not miss your chance to register. Email us at to get on the mailing list.

If you have any questions, email us at

We hope you will add the Sporting Chance Summer Slam to your annual tournament schedule.

Click here for information on our annual Tucson Holiday Tip-Off.

Click here to view results from past Summer Slam tournaments.


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