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The Jayhawk Invitational is back and better than ever with the addition of the Jayhawk Summer Finale. The Invitational will continue to be one of the Midwest's premier youth basketball tournaments and the Summer Finale will be the NCAA certified event during college basketball's late summer live evaluation period.

For questions, please contact Roger Morningstar at rogermorningstar@mac.com or 785-423-0577.


Jayhawk Invitational May 1-3

Attend one of the largest youth basketball events in the Midwest!

  • Divisions for 17U-10U
  • $525 Registration Fee for 15U, 16U, and 17U
  • $475/team for 3+ teams (check only) in 15U, 16U, and 17U
  • $250 Registration Fee for 10U, 11U, 12U, 13U, and 14U
  • $225/team for 3+ teams (check only) in 10U, 11U, 12U, 13U, 14U
Register Now

Jayhawk Summer Finale July 22-25

Attend this premier NCAA live-certified event.

  • Divisions for 17U-10U
  • $575 Registration Fee for 15U, 16U, and 17U
  • $525/team for 3+ teams (check only) in 15U, 16U, and 17U
  • $250 Registration Fee for 10U, 11U, 12U, 13U, and 14U
  • $225/team for 3+ teams (check only) in 10U, 11U, 12U, 13U, 14U
Registration Coming Soon

This year the Jayhawk Invitational champions in the 17s, 16s and 15s will automatically qualify for the Under Armour Association Finals in Atlanta, GA. The Jayhawk Summer Finale will be a great way to conclude the summer with the 17s, 16s and 15s all under one roof at the Drive 5 Sports Center in Overland Park, KS. Both events are powered by Under Armour which will ensure some of the best competition in the country. Register early, spots will fill up fast – these will be sold out events.

Visibility
The Jayhawk Invitational is attended by some of the most well-known talent evaluators in the US, including scout.com, rivals.com, espn.com, Mullen’s Sports, and a host of others, all eager to report on the play of the top teams and prospects or to discover a “break out” player that might come into his own during the event. The evaluation reports make their way onto the desks of the best college programs in America to help in the recruiting process.
Quality Officiating
The Jayhawk Invitational is proud to be partnered with the NCAA Division I Identification & Development Officiating Camp. Organized & run by Larry Lady, a former NAIA/NCAA Official & NAIA Hall of Famer, Lady is NAIA National Coordinator of Officials & Evaluator of Officials for the Big 12 Conference. This year’s tournament will be “called” by college officials that are currently working DI or aspire to make it to the Division I level over the next few years.
Sponsorship Opportunity
The Jayhawk Invitational and Summer Finale also offers great visibility to our sponsors via our website, jayhawkinvitational.com, as well as great tournament attendance and email flashes to teams, players, and scouting services.

Our Event is produced and run by The Morningstar Family Foundation, Inc. a 501c3 not for profit foundation that supports a multitude of charities throughout Kansas, the KC Metro area and the Midwest including the KC Run GMC Basketball Club, Big Brothers / Big Sisters, Van Go Mobile Arts, Santa’s Helpers / The Salvation Army adopt-a-family Christmas program, The Humane Society, Operatioin Wildlife, Lawrence Children’s Choir and a host of others. The Foundation has no paid employees and virtually no overhead expenses and uses the Jayhawk Invitational as it’s primary fundraising event. Our volunteer staff has considerable marketing experience.

All sponsorship dollars are tax deductible to the extent that is allowed by law. (Please consult your accountant)

Our organization has the ability to customize sponsorships to fit the needs of our sponsors. Anything from signage, website and email exposure to handouts and product sampling at our venues, virtually anything can be customized to fit your needs.

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