Begins June 18th, 2018


Click here for the 2018 game schedule and click here for the results!

DateGranite State Games Basketball

June 18-24, 2018


Southern New Hampshire University
Derryfield School 


To compete, athletes must meet the following criteria:

  1. Athlete must be entering 7th grade in the fall up to graduating seniors
  2. Athlete must be under the age of 19 as of July 1
  3. Athlete must also meet at least one of the following criteria:
    a. Athlete is a full-time resident of New Hampshire
    b. Athlete is a full-time student at a recognized academic institution in the region

Regional Teams

Tryouts will be held for basketball and the athletes chosen during the tryouts will have the honor of representing their region in a highly competitive round-robin tournament.

There are four regions represented in the Granite State Games:

  • Region 1: Lakes
  • Region 2: Southern
  • Region 3: Coastal
  • Region 4: Monadnock

Don’t know what region you are in? Click here to determine your region.


All athletes receive top-notch coaching throughout the tournament.

  • Lakes Region:
    (B) Mike Donnel, Franklin HS,
    (G) Stephen Largy, Goffstown HS,
  • Southern Region:
    (B) Austin Denton, NSA Basketball Director,
    (G) Greg Cotreau, Memorial HS,
  • Coastal Region:
    (B) Jeffrey Horne, Former Webster and St. Joseph Coach,
    (G) Joseph Arsenault, Holderness Girls’ Varsity Basketball, 
  • Monadnock Region:
    (B) Eric Matte, Former Keene HS Varsity Coach,
    (G) Brian Troy, Conant HS Varsity Coach,


We will not have an official basketball tryout so any interested player, please contact for further information on becoming a finalist and participating in the Games.


Finalist Fee:

For athletes who qualify

  • $130 Payment
  • Includes Dri-fit numbered jersey!

Tournament Format

8 minute quarters, stop clock, 2 time outs per team, and 5 min overtime

Entry Gate Fee: $10 per adult for a weekend pass; $5 with student ID; 14 and under free
Commemorative Games T-Shirt: $15
Commemorative Games Sweatshirt: $30