now open for the biggest three-on-three annual basketball tournament in Coeur
d’Alene. The Coeur d’Alene Shootout will be held Aug. 23 and 24 on North Idaho
College’s main campus. Entries must be received by Aug. 18.
The Coeur d’Alene
Shootout is a double-elimination tournament with standard half-court games
played to 20 points or 25 minutes.
Players can select
the division they want to play in. Players in grades 3- 12 should select the
appropriate category and teams will be placed in boys’ and girls’ divisions.
For 3-12, teams will be placed in the bracket of the oldest player on the team.
For the men’s division, the team will be placed in the bracket of the youngest
The entry fee is
$100 per team if registered by Aug. 1 and includes a T-shirt. The entry fee
costs $120 after Aug. 1 with a final registration deadline of Aug. 18. Start time
is 9 a.m. Saturday, Aug. 23. Applications will be accepted on a first-come,
first-served basis and the number of teams will be limited. Registration forms
are available at The Sports Cellar located at 402 Sherman Ave. or download one
at www.nicathletics.com. Once determined, brackets
will be posted to the NIC athletics website as well.
info: NIC Head Men’s
Basketball Coach Corey Symons, (208) 769-3352 or firstname.lastname@example.org