Basketball Event

Santa Slammer Winter Classic





presented by Northern Quest Resort & Casino


The tournament is scheduled for December 17 & 18, 2022

  • This registration will allow you to provide coach/contact information, roster information, sign-off on waivers/consents and submit payment. 
  • Please read through each section carefully to ensure that all the  information provided is accurate. 
  • The team roster must have a minimum of 5 players and not exceed 12 players.  We will need the following information for every player you roster:
    • Player's First Name/Last Name
    • Current AAU Card #
    • Current Grade Level
    • Current School Attending
    • Date of Birth
    • Jersey #
    • Divisions:
      • Division 1:  for the teams who know the rules, have strong skills and game knowledge, have played organized competitive  basketball, and desire to play at a high level.
      • Division 2:  for the teams who want to play for fun, have prior team basketball experience, know the rules, and desire to play in a competitive tournament.
      • Please note:  If there are not enough teams to create the 2 divisions, the teams will be combined into one division.  No refunds will be issued.
      • Every head coach, assistant coach (1 mandatory/2 maximum), and rostered player must have a current AAU Card.  The AAU  Card cannot  expire prior to August 31, 2023. 
      • To complete the registration process, you must pay online with either your Visa or MasterCard. The team fee is $425.00 (plus the online service fee).
      • We will be limiting the number of teams that can participate in this event.
      • The guaranteed deadline to register for this event is December 2 , 2022, unless we max out prior to this date.
      • A Player may play up a grade level but cannot play below his or her current academic grade level. 
      • A player may only be rostered on one team for the tournament.

Remember - we do not charge a gate fee for spectators !  Bring your fans! 

You may attend any game at any facility throughout the weekend at no additional cost!


This tournament is a qualifier for the Washington State Championship Tournament in March.

  • If you are travelling to Spokane for the tournament, plan your stay at Northern Quest Resort & Casino located at 100 North Hayford Road, Airway Heights, WA.  Call: 877-871-6772 for reservations. It is located 10 minutes west of downtown Spokane.  It features many amenities for the entire family.  
  • Or - if you are traveling to Spokane for the tournament, here is another option, you can plan your stay at Mirabeau Park Hotel & Convention Center. Call 509.924-9000 and mention the Santa Slammer Winter Classic and you will receive a special rate of $124 + taxes, and it includes breakfast for up to four guests.  The hotel offers many amenities, it has easy access to I-90 and to all of the facilities we will be using for the tournament.  Check-out their website: 

Tournament schedules will be posted and sent out no later than December 9

We look forward to your participation in our tournament!

See you on the courts!


Click  "Continue" at the bottom of the page to start registering your team.


Giff Marleau


Phone: 509-954-3285