The 10th Annual Muslim Interscholastic Tournament of Atlanta

March 20, 2015, 10 a.m.


Event Description

This event was originally created by MIST Atlanta.

MIST Atlanta is happy to announce that its 10 year anniversary tournament will be held on March 20th – 22nd at the Georgia Institute of Technology! Join us for an incredible weekend of intense competitions, enlightening workshops, and engaging chant offs that’ll leave you wishing the weekend never ends.

This year's theme is The Clarity of Sincerity: From Outer Perceptions to Inner Reflections. Check out the full description here:

Register here:

Early registration ends February 27th and is $55 for competitors, $40 for guests. Late registration ends March 8th and is $65 for competitors, $45 for guests.

Please note that combined teams are NOT allowed. Each high school must register separately. For teams that are participating in basketball but are short several players, MIST organizers will be sending out an email to all registered coaches and competitors after the registration deadline (March 6th!) prior to the Tournament notifying everybody more about which teams will be paired together, as well as any additional rules.

Make sure to check out all competitions and follow the guidelines laid out in the official rule book here:

Don’t forget! The following competitions require early submission:

• Business Venture (Outline) • Research in Action (Abstract) • Science Fair (Abstract) • Poetry • Prepared Essay • Short Fiction • Short Film • Social Media • Graphic Design

There is NO late submission date, so be sure to submit them by March 8th here:

In need of financial aid? MIST is able to offer scholarships to those who need it. Fill out your request here: and we will get back to you as soon as possible.

Not registered with a high school but wish to attend MIST on Saturday? Register for a Saturday pass! Lunch and dinner will be included. The deadline to register is March 19th, and tickets will NOT be sold at the door. We have a limited amount of passes, so sign up now!…

Basketball will be held at two venues on Friday, March 20th: one for guys, one for girls. Please also take note of the basketball rules listed below.

Guys: East Roswell Recreation Center 9000 Fouts Road Roswell, GA 30076

Girls: Alpharetta Community Center 175 Roswell Street Alpharetta, GA 30009

One - Registration is MANDATORY between 10:00 AM and 11:00 AM for all basketball participants. Registration will take place at the guys’ basketball venue (Roswell Courts) for BOTH guys and girls. Girls will then proceed to their own venue.

Two - Games will begin at 11:00 AM. While waiting, we have set up a photograph/autograph session with former NBA player and our basketball tournament host Mahmoud Abdul-Rauf from 12:00 PM - 1:00 PM.

Three - We will be praying Jum'uah on site.

Four - Teams must have a minimum of five players, each with their own numbered jersey. If teams need to be combined, MIST organizers will send out emails with a list of combined teams before the tournament. If changes need to be made day of, organizers will accommodate.

Five - Stats will be tracked! Awards will be delivered at the end of the night to MVP, highest scoring player and team per game, and best defensive player and team.

Organize those chants. Create your team shirts. Think of ways to earn spirit points. Get pumped! Get excited! MIST Atlanta 2015 is right around the corner!

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Edit This Event Last Edited By: Staff on March 10, 2015, 7:23 p.m.