The Miami Suns Girls Basketball program is proud to bring you the 1st annual 2016 Sunshine State Showcase.

The 2016 Sunshine State Showcase will be the first NCAA view period event of the year. The Sunshine State Showcase will be open to all 7th grade thru 11th grade girls basketball travel teams. All teams are guaranteed they will play four games.

The Showcase will be taking place in Bradenton, FL on Friday April 15, 2016 through Sunday, April 17, 2016.  All games will take place at IMG Academy (see below for address and directions).

To register your team for the 2016 Sunshine State Showcase, please fill out the form below.

Before participating in an NCAA-certified event, all participating coaches will have to complete the NCAA-required background check and educational course. Additionally, the coach would need to be entered as a coach in the NCAA Basketball Certification System (BBCS); meaning that the coach either 1) created a roster in the BBCS, 2) was added to a roster an assistant coach in the BBCS, or 3) has been hired as a coach at an individual event.

Obtain Background Check – Instructions for Completing the Background Check

Complete Educational Course – Instructions for Completing the Required Education Course

Below is the game schedule for the 2016 Sunshine State Showcase

Download Game Schedule

Last revised: Monday. April 11, 2016 – 2:30PM

Download 2016 Sunshine State Showcase Game Schedule

NCAA Education Seminar – Must be completed by all participating players

All teams must attend a MANDATORY NCAA Educational Session after their first schedule game of the 2016 Sunshine State Showcase on either Friday or Saturday.


Hotel accommodations for the 2016 Sunshine State Showcase will be processed through IMG Academy. Hotels are available from $149 / night.

Please follow the link below to see all hotel accommodation options that fits your needs or click on a specific hotel below to book accommodation.


List of Hotels available:

Holiday Inn Express Hotel & Suites Bradenton West
4450 47th Street West, Bradenton, FL 34210
Call for availability and reservation: 800 207 1132

Hampton Inn & Suites Downtown Bradenton
309 10th Street West, Bradenton, FL 34205

Courtyard by Marriott Bradenton Airport
850 University Parkway, Sarasota, FL 34234

Courtyard by Marriott University Park/Lakewood Ranch
8305 Tourist Center Drive, Bradenton, FL 34201

Hampton Inn & Suites – Sarasota/Bradenton Airport
975 University Parkway, Sarasota, FL 34234

Holiday Inn Sarasota Bradenton Airport
8009 15th Street East, Sarasota, FL 34243

Ramada Sarasota Waterfront Hotel
7150 North Tamiami Trail, Sarasota, FL 34243

Spring Hill Suites
1020 University Parkway, Sarasota, FL 34234

If you are interested in dorm accommodations at IMG Academy, please email Titus Queen at titus.queen@img.com


General Admission
$15/Day Pass (1 Day)
$35/ Weekend Pass (3 Days)
Kids 5 and under – Free

Venue Information
IMG Academy
5500 34 ST West
Bradenton, FL 34210


College Coach packets are available for purchase at the link below. The 2016 Sunshine State Showcase coaches packet will include player data from all teams attending the event.

Division I. $400.00
Division II $100.00
Division III, JUCO, or NAIA. – $50.00
Note: A 3% online processing fee will be charged

Required to Purchase Packet?: Y
General Admission offered to NCAA coaches?: Yes
Coaches General Admission Price (without book): $100.00 day pass

Other Criterion Affecting Cost to NCAA Coaches:
1st coach buys a packet, additional coaches from same institution can buy a day pass for 50.00 Coaches who do not buy a packet it will be 100.00 day pass for all coaches from that institution

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