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Bring the heat this summer at the Wisconsin Hardwood Hustle!

This tournament is sure to be a can’t-miss summer classic!

This 5-on-5 basketball tournament is open to boys teams in 3rd – 11th grades and girls teams in 4th – 11th grade.

June 8-10, 2018 – BOYS AND GIRLS Basketball Tournament
(Friday evening will be scheduled only if needed)

4 Games Guaranteed!   Appleton, WI 



*$50 OFF when you register by Feb. 18, 2018 

Download the paper registration form here: Hardwood Hustle Registration Form. – REGISTRATION IS CLOSING THIS WEEK! Some divisions are FULL! Please call for more information – 920-750-5180.


The paper registration form should be mailed to: Enspire365, Attn: Wisconsin Hardwood Hustle, PO Box 7697, Appleton, WI 54912

Checks should be made payable to Enspire365

For questions, please contact our team at or 920.750.5180. 


June 8-10, 2018 – Boys Basketball Tournament

June 8-10, 2018 – Girls Basketball Tournament

Games will be played on Saturday AND Sunday (Friday evening will be scheduled only if needed)

We will put comparable teams in pools to allow for the most competitive games.

Awards will be given to the top two teams in each division as well as individual players of each top two teams.

Max Teams: 100 teams
Registration spots are not guaranteed until payment has been made.

Ages: 3rd thru 12th Grade


  • 9U – 3rd Grade (2027) – Boys Only
  • 10U – 4th Grade (2026) – Boys and Girls
  • 11U – 5th Grade (2025) – Boys and Girls
  • 12U – 6th Grade (2024) – Boys and Girls Elite and Competitive Divisions*
  • 13U – 7th Grade (2023) – Boys and Girls Elite and Competitive Divisions*
  • 14U – 8th Grade (2022) – Boys and Girls Elite and Competitive Divisions*
  • 15U – 9th Grade (2021) – Boys and Girls
  • 16U – 10th Grade (2020) – Boys and Girls
  • 17U – 11th Grade (2019) – Boys and Girls

COST:  $50 OFF when you register by 2/18

$275 until February 18, 2018

$325 until May 21, 2018


* NFHS rules: WIAA certified officials working each game and NFHS rules will be in effect, unless noted below.

* Game time: Each half will consist of 18 minutes with a running clock until the last 2 minutes. Clock will continue to run the final two minutes if a team is ahead by 20 or more points.

* Pre-game clock: There will be a minimum of a 4 minute warm-up period between games.

* Half time clock: There will be a 4 minute half time between halves.

* Time outs: 5 time-outs during the regulation game.

* Overtime: There will be a 1 minute break between overtime(s). The first overtime will be three minutes in length with a running clock until the last 2 minutes. The second overtime will be sudden death. Each team will be awarded one full time-out per overtime. Timeouts do not carry over from the end of regulation to overtimes.

* Defensive restrictions:

o 3rd, 4th & 5th Grade – Any defense is allowed. Man to man pressing ONLY is allowed, unless a team is ahead by 15 or more points.

o 6th, 7th & 8th grade– Zone defenses are permitted at all times. Any type of pressing is allowed the entire game, unless a team is ahead by 25 or more points.

* A team will forfeit a game if they are not on the floor and ready to play at the scheduled start of the game.

* Free throw line: o 4th Grade- 12’ free throw line will be marked and used. o 5th, 6th, 7th & 8th will use NFHS rules for free throws The tournament director at the site will settle any disputes. No protests are allowed.

Appleton North High School

4 Hardwood Courts

Einstein Middle School

2 Hardwood Courts


1 Hardwood Court


Site Director

  • Lisa Van Wyk


  • All teams must checkin with signed liability forms from all players.

Admission and Site Information

  • Admission will be $10/day or $15/weekend pass: Kids 5 and under are free
  • Coolers and carry-ins are NOT permitted
  • There will be healthy concession options with full meals and snacks

We have provided great options for hotels for you and your team and families!

Review the link below listing the Appleton area hotels.

Mention “Wisconsin Hardwood Hustle Basketball Tournament” to get the discounted rate.

2018 Wisconsin Hardwood Hutsle Basketball Hotels