Welcome to the home of the Ocean City Recreation & Parks Maryland State Basketball Tournaments. This annual tournament series continues to showcase some of the best Men’s Basketball teams in the mid-Atlantic region.
- March 28 – 29, 2015 – Men’s 35 & Over
- April 24 – 26, 2015 – Men’s Unlimited
Format: Double elimination tournament
Entry Fee: $450 non-refundable entry fee (payable to Town of Ocean City)
March 17: 35+
April 14: Unlimited
Entry Information: Teams who played in the 2014 tournament will receive priority consideration if registered by March 1, 2015. After March 1 all entries will be taken on a first come, first served basis until all spots are filled. No team is guaranteed a spot in the tournament just because they have participated in a previous year. Entry forms and payment must be received for a registration to be complete.
Player Eligibility: For the 35+ division, December 31, 2015 shall be used to determine a players age for tournament participation. For the Unlimited divisions age shall be determined as of April 24, 2015 (the first day of the tournament). All teams should carry proof of age for all players in case an eligibility protest is filed. This proof may include, but is not limited to driver’s license, birth certificate, and military identification card.
Rosters: Rosters are final at check-in and are limited to 15 players. No exceptions! Please include full names, numbers, and dates of birth on the roster.
Awards: Team and individual awards will be given to the champion and runner-up teams within each division.
Hotel Accommodations: The official host hotel is the Fenwick Inn. Please call them at (800)492-1873 for more information.
To Register: Use registration form and submit payment by the deadline to:
Ocean City Recreation and Parks
200- 125th Street
Ocean City, MD 21842
Attention: MD State Basketball Tournament
Questions?? E-mail us.
How do I register for the tournament?
I sent in my forms, when will I find out if my team is in the tournament?
How many games do we get for $450?
Does the $450 fee include referee fees?
Where should we stay in Ocean City?
What is the roster size?
How many teams are in the tournament?
When will my first game be played?
When are game schedules published?
Do you accept visiting officials?
Do you have a concession stand?
How do I get to Northside Park?
From the West (Baltimore, DC, etc.):
Take US 50 East to MD 90 East. MD 90 ends at Coastal Hwy in Ocean City. Go North on Coastal Hwy until 123rd Street. Turn left on 123rd Street. Go West 1 block and turn right on Jamaica Ave. The facility is on your right.
From the North (DE):
Take Hwy. 1 through Fenwick Island and into Ocean City. Once you enter Ocean City you are now on Coastal Hwy. Continue south until you get to 127th Street. Turn right on 127th Street. Go West 1 block and turn left on Jamaica Ave. The facility is on your right.