Those looking to play basketball for a cause during Oahe Days weekend can do so at the Fourth Annual SiStrong 3-on-3 Basketball Hoop Shoot. This event will be held on June 22 at T.F. Riggs Gymnasium in Pierre. Starting time is 9 a.m.
The SiStrong 3-on-3 Tournament is a fundraiser to help local cancer patients.
Registration fee is $50 per team. Teams have a three player minimum and a four player maximum.
Registration deadline in June 14.
There are four divisions, which are also divided by gender. Referees will be at each court Each game will have ten minute halves. Each tournament is double elimination. Concessions will be available. Prizes will be given for division champions and most creative team name/jersey.
There will also be a raffle for an Oriflamme Fire Pit and a Camp Chef Smoker. Tickets are one for $10, three for $20, and ten for $40. The fire pit has a retail value of $2000, while the smoker costs $1200. Both items are courtesy of Leisure Palace.
Last year’s SiStrong 3-on-3 Basketball Hoop Shoot raised over $3000 dollars. 43 teams from multiple states competed in last year’s event.
For more information on the SiStrong 3-on-3 Tournament, including how to register a team for the tournament and purchasing a raffle ticket, call Sierra Moeller at (785) 766-7906, or Jessica Hirsch at (605) 677-9428.
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