Wednesday, June 22, 2011

Basketball Spotlight Next Stop: Basketbull Hall Of Fame Jr. Nationals

The next stop on the Basketball Spotlight tour will be the Basketbull Hall Of Fame Jr. Nationals. This event will bring together many of the top young teams in the Northeast region for a national event.

• July 8-10th, 2011 (Game play MAY start Friday afternoon/evening)
• Facilities –
o Mass Mutual Center - 4 Arena Floors in one convention hall – NATIONALS TYPE OF SET-UP – MAIN SITE (Friday and Saturday)
o Springfield College – 4 A/C courts
o AIC – 4 courts
o All within 10 minutes of each other…
• Ages 9u – 14u
• 4+ game guarantee
• Cost is $475 per team with multiple team discounts for 3+ teams
• Awards – Duffle Bag, Converse shoes, and Tee-Shirt for each player on winning team as well as team trophy for each team.
• Last year saw over 50 teams in a mid-week tournament in just the first year since moving to the Mass Mutual Center.
• Scouting Services included – New England Hoop News, Five-Star Basketball, SLAM, and others….
• Committed Organizations: Boston Spartans, Y.A.A.A.C.E. (CAN), Expressions Elite (MA), East Coast Elite (CT), Prodigy Finest (MA), Stamford Peace (CT), Blackbear North (ME), Shooting Stars (MA), Connecticut Basketball Club (CT), Montreal Sun Youth (CAN), Quebec City United (CAN), Metro City Players (DC), Grassroots Canada (CAN), JB Hoops (PA), Mass Rivals (MA), Farmingdale Fury (NY), Blackbear North (ME), Stamford Peace (CT), Prodigy Finest (MA), The Nation (ME), Playtime Panthers (NJ), Long Island Lightning (NY), Education Before Basketball (CT), Middlesex Magic (MA), Dunbar Community Center (MA), Boston Titans (MA), – Maine Hoops, and more….