Lightning Basketball College Showcase &  Youth Challenge

Girls only 

Competition for all levels of play

Grades:  4th-11th grade​

  • 4 games guaranteed

  • Divisions Formed by Grade & Strength (Elite A,B, & C levels)

  • Referees & Scorekeepers Provided by Island Garden

  • Convenient Scheduling - Scheduling Requests Accepted

  • Easy Online Registration & Payment Options

  • Multiple Team Discount Packages




Island Garden- 45 Cherry Valley Ave, West Hempstead, NY 11552

Chabad of Port Washington- 80 Shore Rd, Port Washington, NY 11050

SPN Sports Center- 575 Merrick Rd, Westbury, NY 11790

New Hyde Park PAL- 375 Denton Ave, New Hyde Park, NY 11040

Next Level- 156 Railroad Ave, Huntington Station, NY 11746

SUSA Sports Center- 114 Parkway Dr South, Hauppauge, NY 11788

Northsport- 469 Fort Salonga Rd, Northport, NY 11768

St. Ignatius- 30 East Cherry St, Hicksville, NY 11801


LIU Post- 720 Northern Blvd, Brookville, NY 11548

Elmont High School- 555 Ridge Rd, Elmont, NY 11003

St. Dominic's High School- 93 Anstice St, Oyster Bay, NY 11771

Oyster Bay Boys & Girls Club- 1 Pine Hollow Rd, Oyster Bay, NY 11771

Garden City Rec Center- 108 Rockaway Ave   Garden City, NY



College Coaches Information:


Register for roster book to be emailed to you 3 days before the event.  

(rosters for 70+ teams grades 9-12)  





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Team Coaches/Managers


College Coaches



April 8-10, 2022



Headquarters: Island Garden 
45 Cherry Valley Ave
West Hempstead, NY 11552 USA






Jon Lawniczak 315-945-9091


 Tom Sclafani 732-501-4155


 Myndi Hill 917-608-7801

Our policy:  Scheduling requests will be guaranteed when submitted 30 days prior to the event.  If a request is submitted within 29 days of the event, there is a possibility that we will not be able to accommodate the request.  Refunds on team entry fees will be given up to 21 days prior to the event.  Credits to attend another event will be extended from 10 days to 21 days before the event.   No refunds or credits will be issued to a team that pulls out of an event 9 days before the event is scheduled.