Scotiabank Place

Scotiabank Place

April 06, 2007 13:40 ET

Scotiabank Place Presents the Third Annual 3-On-3 Hoops Fest

OTTAWA, ONTARIO--(CCNMatthews - April 6, 2007) - Scotiabank Place announced today that the third annual 3-on-3 Hoops Fest will take place on Saturday, June 16, 2007, starting at 9 a.m. More than 150 teams are expected hit the outdoor courts at Scotiabank Place to see who can take home the crown as Ottawa's 3-on-3 hoops champion.

Eastern Ontario's largest 3-on-3 tournament, Scotiabank Place 3-on-3 Hoops Fest will host more than 150 male and female teams in the following divisions: eight to 10 years, 11 to 12 years, 13 to 14 years, 15 to 16 years, 17 to 18 years; 19 and over (elite); 19 and over (recreational), and 30 and over (masters).

The day-long event will also feature a live DJ, a dunk contest, shooting contests and much more. Teams of three players can register prior May 4, 2007, at the early bird fee of $105 (add $25 for a fourth player/substitute). Elite teams can register for the early bird fee of $135 (add $25 for a fourth player/substitute). The winning team in the men's and women's' elite divisions will be crowned Ottawa's 3-on-3 hoops champions and take home a top prize of $1,000.

Teams will be guaranteed a minimum of three games, with top divisional teams advancing to single elimination playoffs. Each Hoops Fest player will receive a tournament T-shirt while all division champions will receive special prizing for grabbing top spot in their age group.

For registration details and additional information on the third annual Scotiabank Place 3-on-3 Hoops Fest, visit Early bird registration deadline is on Friday, May 4, with the final registration date on Wedesday, June 6. In the event of inclement weather, the Scotiabank Place 3-on-3 Hoops Fest has a rain date of Sunday, June 17.

Contact Information

  • Phil Legault, 613-599-0327
    Steve Keogh, 613-599-0326
    Brian Morris, 613-599-0289