Youth basketball tournaments announced
Mr. Basketball Inc. has announced its 2009-2010 youth tournament schedule. The organization will host events for third through eighth grade boys and girls teams in several communities. The schedule includes:
• Dec. 20 Santa Slamfest at Kearney
• Jan. 9-10 Lex Jam at Lexington
• Jan. 16-17 Hoopfest at Ravenna and Cairo
• Jan. 30-31 I-80 Jam at Ogallala
• Feb. 13-14 Route 2 Rumble at Broken Bow
• Feb. 20-21 Midway Snow Jam at Kearney
• Mar. 20-21 Kearney Blowout
Each team will be guaranteed three games with experienced officials. Medals will be awarded to the top half of the teams in each bracket. Registration deadlines are generally 4-6 weeks before each event.
The Midway Snow Jam and Kearney Blowout will each feature more than 200 teams. There will be multiple brackets in most divisions to ensure competitive games and feature teams from nearly 70 different Nebraska communities.
Games will be played at the University of Nebraska-Kearney Health and Sports Center and several high school gyms.
To obtain a registration form, contact Doug Koster at (308) 237-4012 or email