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North Tartan Meltdown and AAU Super Showcase SCHEDULE/RESULTS

2016 Meltdown Rules

College Coaches Registration Link

College Coaches,


Andy Jacobson will have college books available from 6:00-7:30pm on Friday, July 22 at the Double Tree Hotel in St. Louis Park.  He will be in the lobby for those that both pre-registered on-line and for those that would like to purchase one the night before.

You will also be able to pick up college books at Hopkins throughout the tournament!

Play the Best!!

Register NOW for 2016 North Tartan Meltdown and AAU Super Showcase

Click on the Tournaments Tab to get Registered for the North Tartan Meltdown and AAU Super Showcase.

July 23-25 North Tartan Meltdown and AAU Super Showcase

** Registration Closed **

Games will start at 8:00am at both sites on Saturday.

All teams will play ALL 3 days.

** Make Sure you and your team are both  NCAA Certified  (Please Complete ALL 3 Steps) **

** This is an AAU Event and AAU verification is required **

Tournament Hotel Information for Teams

Click HERE for Hotel Information for the NT Meltdown and AAU Super Showcase Event.

Click to Get Your 2016 AAU Card

Lynx Flier

North Tartan Meltdown and AAU Super Showcase to AGAIN Partner with the Lynx


#1 overall pick Breanna Stewart, and the Seattle Storm will be playing the WNBA Champion Minnesota Lynx Friday night July 22 of the Meltdown.

Teams will be able to purchase reduced tickets through our partnership with the MN Lynx.  Email Matt for tickets and information


North Tartan to play CTO Amsterdam

North Tartan will play 1 of their 3 games vs. CTO Amsterdam.  See the video at the right.

All players playing for CTO train a minimum of 20 hours per week under the guidance of the Dutch Basketball Association.  The training sessions consist of athletic training (in the morning), basketball training (in the afternoon), and guidance in nutrition, mental and personal growth.

The goal of the program is to deliver players to the Dutch National Women's Team.  During their participation in the program, all players are members of a Dutch National Team; these teams compete at the European and World Championships.

Eiffel Tower Sighting...check

Notre Dame de Paris Sighting...check

Van Gogh Museum - Amsterdam... Check

    30 State Championships this Decade...and its only 2016!!

    They say tradition never graduates and North Tartan hasn't stopped dominating MN State AAU Championships since 2010, winning 4 more State Championships in 2016.  Since 2010, North Tartan has won 30 State Championships. 30!!   Which team did you play on?

    2016...    Nike 11th (Coury), Nike 10th (Stueber), 8th (Starks), 6th West (Contreras)

    2015...    9th (Hedstrom), 7th (Starks), 6th (Coley), 5th (Scalia)

    2014...     Nike (Dietel), 13U (Hedstrom), 11U (Starks), 10U (Coley)

    2013...     Nike (Coury), 15U (Herbie), 13U (Kuppe), 12U (Thiesen), 10U (Starks)

    2012...     Nike (Coury), 14U (Herbie), 12U (Kuppe), 11West (Thiesen)

    2011...     Nike (Coury), 14U (Alexander), 13U (Kuppe), 11U (Kuppe), 10West (Thiesen)

    2010...     Nike (Coury), 15U (Hedstrom), 13U (Alexander), 12U (Kuppe)

    2016 GIRLS EYBL Standings After Session 1

    See Updated Nike Standings here after Boo Williams First Session.

    Top 6 Teams in Each Division Advance to Nike Nationals!

    Great Start by Coach Coury, Coach Dietel, and the North Tartan EYBL team!!

    Angel McCoughtry Tina Charles Elena Delle Donne Dewanna Bonner
    North Tartan (4-1) Cy-Fair (5-0) DFW (5-0) CFE (4-1)
    Essence (4-1) Tree of Hope (3-2) Team Elite (3-2) TN Flight (4-1)
    Boo Williams (4-1) All Iowa Attack (3-2) All Ohio (3-2) Fairfax Stars (4-1)
    Spiece Lady Gym Rats (3-2) Miami Suns (3-2) Cal Storm (3-2) Cal Stars (2-3)
    Texas United (2-3) NJ Sparks (2-3) Carolina Flames (3-2) Missouri Phenom (2-3)
    Team Takeover (2-3) Cal Swish (2-3) Midwest Elite (2-3) West Coast Premier (2-3)
    Exodus (2-3) New England Crusader's (1-4) Philadelphia Belles (1-4) Michigan Crossover (1-4)
    Cal Sparks (0-5) Fast (0-5) Colorado Premier (0-5) Kentucky Premier (1-4)

    North Tartan News


    2016 National Letters of Intent Signed!! #ntfamily

    Click Anywhere on our Christmas Card!! Merry Christmas!

    Click on Christmas Card

    Click on the Image and Happy Thanksgiving from North Tartan!!

    North Tartan 2016

    Thank you to all that attended our August North Tartan workouts.  North Tartan is an Invite-Only club.  We do not have try-outs.  If you feel your daughter is an elite player, please click on Contacts above and send us an email.  We look forward to another spectacular year in 2016 at North Tartan, one of only 32 Nike programs in the country.

    Girls EYBL is EARNED




    Proud Girls EYBL Member

    North Tartan Meltdown and AAU Super Showcase Results

    Thank you to all of the teams that attended the North Tartan Meltdown and AAU Super Showcase Event!  205 teams from 10 different states and 2 countries made for a memorable event.  Contratulations to all of the tournament winners!  See final results here and we look forward to another outstanding event in 2016!

    Tournament Final Results

    Summer Jam Results

    Thank you to all for attending Summer Jam 2015 and making it one of the Midwest's largest tournaments!  With 246 teams playing in this event, it was an outstanding 3 days of basketball in Minnesota.  We look forward to another big Summer Jam in 2016!


    2015 Summer Jam Results

    2015 MN Mayhem

    NT 7th Grade Game Winner at AAU Nationals!!

    Who has worn the coveted jersey in the #NTfamily?

    North Tartan has always enjoyed watching highly skilled athletes continue their careers into college and beyond!

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    North Tartan Girls Basketball Booster Club, Inc. was established in 1971 as a local girls basketball program.  The mission of North Tartan has evolved as a club that provides fundamental skill development, instruction, and teaching the elements of the game of basketball to young student-athletes in our community who have a desire to compete at a high level of AAU basketball competition, and in turn become better basketball players.



    North Tartan is currently one of only 32 grassroots Nike Clubs in the Nation!  North Tartan has had over 2,325 players come through its program, and over 363 athletes have received college scholarships.