1. Be a member in good standing with an approved association.
  2. Turn in your schedule for tournament consideration form by December 1, 2016.
  3. Attend in person or view the online rules meeting by December 15, 2016.
  4. Complete the online basketball rules exam by December 15, 2016.
    • To be eligible for Quarterfinals and above you must pass with a score of 80% or better.
  5. Be an approved official with 16 varsity ratings over the past three years.
    • Work a minimum of 10 varsity games in the current season.
    • To qualify for both boys and girls basketball, an official must work a minimum of six varsity games in each gender to qualify for both sports.