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Tournaments


St. Anne School is looking for Boys and Girls Varsity and Junior Varsity "B" teams to attend their 10th Annual Miracles in March Basketball Tournament at St. Anne School. The Tournament will begin on February 22, 2018 and will conclude the week of March 16, 2018. It will be a double elimination format over three weekends. Entry Fee is $170.00 per team, (up to 12 players, 2 coaches add $5 per additional player/coach), please make checks payable to St. Anne Athletic Association, and mail to St. Anne School, 4040 Willow Avenue, Castle Shannon, PA 15234, ATTN: Nick Waskiewicz-Tournament Director. Team Registration is attached - please send rosters as soon as possible to miraclesinmarch@gmail.com. The tournament will be at the St. Anne Gymnasium in Castle Shannon, PA. Any questions, please contact Nick Waskiewicz, Tournament Director (miraclesinmarch@gmail.com, 412-308-0102 [h], 412-735-2409 [c]). - Flyer and Registration Form
The Highlands Boys basketball team, the Highlands Schools District and friends of the Callender family are running a charity tournament for Tom Callender, 6th grade boys coach, who recently passed away; When: Saturday, February 3, 2018; 4th, 5th and 6th grade boys teams (no AAU); $125 per team; Played at Highland High School and Middle School; For additional information please to contact Dan Thimons (724-487-3408, djthimons1979@gmail.com); See the attached flyer - Flyer
Blessed Trinity Academy invites you to the inaugural Bernie Easley/James Soeder Classic basketball tournament for developmental boys & girls, 5th grade boys & girls, and 7th grade boys & girls. Entry fee is $150 per team. Please see the attached flyers for more details and contact information for each tournment - Flyers and Registration Forms
Northside Catholic School in Pittsburgh, PA will be hosting their 50th Annual Basketball Tournament for Diocesan JV Girls and JV Boys. Public School teams (5th and 6th grades) are welcome to join us. Tournament begins on Wednesday, March 7 and concludes on March 18, 2018. The Tournament winning teams will receive a Team trophy and championship t-shirts for each player. Second place will receive finalist T-shirts for each player. Additionally, a free throw and hot shot contests with trophies and t-shirts going to the winners.  $150 per team, minimum of 2 games guaranteed. On the final day (March 18), selected players will be invited to play in our 34rd Annual Tournament All-Star Game. If you have questions, please email Pat Tyler (Girls entries) at ptygler7@hotmail.com or Dave Octavi (Boys entries) at doctavi@classcommunity.org. Deadline for entry is March 1, 2018 - Flyer and Registration Info
Shaler Area Elementary Basketball Association’s 2018 January Jam - January 18-21 Three Game Guarantee; School Teams Only; $195.00 per team; Contact: Brian Gaetano (412-389-3405, gaetano.brian@yahoo.com); Please visit our website for more tournament information https://tshq.bluesombrero.com/saeba - Flyer and Registration Form
34th Annual William L. Davis/Our Lady of Fatima Basketball Tournament - 4th/5th Grade Boys & Girls: February 27th through March 4th; All games played at Our Lady of Fatima School (Kohler Hall), Hopewell Township, located at 3005 Fatima Drive, Aliquippa, PA 15001; Minutes from Route I-376; Easy Access, Ample Parking, Extensive Concession; Entry Fee: $125 for one team or $200 for a girls and a boys team; 3 games guaranteed; To reserve your spot in the tournament or for additional information please contact Jeremy Pascia (724-462-6207, jjppgh@verizon.net)
2018 West Allegheny Boys Basketball TournamentThe Best of the West” - Friday February 9 - Sunday February 11; 3 Game Guarantee; $225 per team; Championship T-Shirts for winning teams; Separate "A" and "B" Divisions for Grades 4 -6 only; Grades 3, 7 and 8 Indivual Division; This tournament will field 60 teams from all around Western Pa; For questions and information you can contact :Todd Scanlon (412-552-0844, snoop0068@aol.com) - Flyer and Registration Form


Camps


Maximum Hoops Player Development includes year-round basketball camps, workouts, and clinics for boys & girls of all ages. Focusing on expert teaching and coaching, by former college players and coaches, our mission is to help your athlete maximize their development on and off of the court. Current offerings listed here: http://www.maximumhoops.com/


Clinics


The Scoring Factory was founded in 2009 to ?ll the need for advanced training and skills development in the Pittsburgh area. Our coaching sta? includes experts in all aspects of the game. Scouts recognize and appreciate our high standards making The Scoring Factory a destination for recruiters at every level. Viste our web site for information on our current programs and our Sunday Night Skills clinics.
Maximum Hoops Player Development includes year-round basketball camps, workouts, and clinics for boys & girls of all ages. Focusing on expert teaching and coaching, by former college players and coaches, our mission is to help your athlete maximize their development on and off of the court. Current offerings listed here: http://www.maximumhoops.com/


Scrimmage Requests


St. Bede’s 5th Grade Boys are looking to schedule home and away games; We have 2 levels of 5th grade teams - 5th Grade "Gold" (more competitive) and 5th Grade "Blue" (competitive, but more developmental in nature); Ideally, we would like to schedule games for both teams, home and away games, and schedule them in such a way that these games are back to back; If you are interested, please contact Chris Bandurski, St. Bede Basketball Coordinator (412-491-3512, cbandurski@hotmail.com, SBAABasketball@stbedepgh.org)
The Our Lady of Grace Boys Varsity Basketball Team is looking to host any Class B team on the following dates and times: Friday 1/26, 8:00 PM; Monday, 1/29, 7:00 PM; Wednesday, 2/14, 7:00 PM; and Friday, 2/16, 7:00 PM or 8:00 PM. If you are interested in scheduling, please call Ian McNeill at 412-498-8427


Misc


Coaches - Please consider joining the Pennsylvania Basketball Coaches Association. The introduction letter is attached as well as a membership form.There are more and more Youth and HS Coaches all over Pennsylvania joining and I wanted to make you and your assistant coaches are aware. For more information contact us at info@pa-bca.org or visit http://www.pa-bca.org - Sincerely, Coach Mark Walsh ('86), Seton LaSalle HS Boys Basketball Head Coach - More Information
Kandy Newell "Sports" Photography (www.kandynewellphotography.com) offers standard photographic products for parents such as Trading Cards, Magazine Covers, Keychains, Magnets, Buttons and Plain Old 'Pics'. School receives 2 free 5x7 free pictures of all team photos (for coaches), and free digital pictures of all team photos, for use in the yearbook, sports programs, etc. - Flyer


Tryouts


2018 Pittsburgh Pride Hoops Tryouts - Boys and Girls grades 3 through 8; January 20-21 and 27-28; East Catholic Gym - 2001 Ardmore Blvd, Pittsburgh, PA 15221; $10 tryout fee for all players; Pittsburgh Pride Hoops has been in existence since 2006 and our primary focus has always been to improve the basketball skills of our players. We strive to help our players become the best basketball players that they can be. We are simply dedicated to teaching the game of basketball...better than anyone else. www.pghpridehoops.org See the attached flyer! - Flyer


Workouts


Maximum Hoops Player Development includes year-round basketball camps, workouts, and clinics for boys & girls of all ages. Focusing on expert teaching and coaching, by former college players and coaches, our mission is to help your athlete maximize their development on and off of the court. Current offerings listed here: http://www.maximumhoops.com/


Instructional Tournaments


St. Anne's 5th Annual Presidents Day Instructional Tournament - Boys and Girls brackets; February 10-11, 2018; Each team plays two games. All teams play on Saturday and Sunday. The championship and consolation games are on Sunday; Cost $75.00/team; Location: St. Anne School, 4040 Willow Ave, Pittsburgh PA 15234; For more information contact Bob Downey (412-417-1915, newtre26@gmail.com); See the attach flyer! - Flyer and Roster Form
MARCH MADNESS at St. John Bosco Academy - 22nd Annual Basketball Tournament; 3rd and 4th Grade Boys & Girls Developmental; Double elimination tournament will run from Thursday, March 1, 2018 to Sunday, March 18, 2018; Entry fee of $150.00 per team; Entry deadline is February 15, 2018; For more information contact Sue Lucas (412-736-5508, suebluc@gmail.com); See the attached flyer - Flyer and Registration Form
St. Sylvester’s School would like to invite your 3rd and 4th grade boys and girls basketball teams to our annual developmental tournaments; They will both be “round robin” style tournaments with a four-game guarantee for all teams, contingent upon eight teams joining the tournament. The Boy’s “Jammin in January” tournament is January 12, 13 and 14; The Girl’s “Hearts and Hoops” tournament is February 9, 10 and & 11; Entry Fee per team is $100; Contact Matt Davis 412-726-1481, Mdavis061880@gmail.com) for more information. - Flyer and Registration Form
Saints Peter and Paul School in Beaver, PA will be hosting their 18th Annual JJV Basketball Tournament for JJV girls and JJV boys teams starting on Tuesday, March 6 thru Sunday, March 11, 2018. Team and individual trophies for 1st and 2nd place teams. 3rd grade division with medals for 1st and 2nd place teams (if enough interest/teams). Team free throw shooting contest with awards. Food, music, raffles and much more. $150 for one team, $125 for second team (from same school), $100 for third team or more (from same school). Single elimination with minimum of 2 games guaranteed. If you have any questions or want to register, please contact Marty Samchuck at martinsamchuck@comcast.net or (724) 683-4077. The deadline for entry is February 9th and then it will open up to all Pittsburgh Area Diocesan schools. Registrations closes at 18 teams. - Flyer and Registration Form
Blessed Trinity Academy invites you to the inaugural Bernie Easley/James Soeder Classic basketball tournament for developmental boys & girls, 5th grade boys & girls, and 7th grade boys & girls. Entry fee is $150 per team. Please see the attached flyers for more details and contact information for each tournment - Flyers and Registration Forms


Instructional Scrimmage Requests


St Kilians 4th grade JJV boys team is looking for scrimmages with south teams or anyone interested. Please contact Justin Kontul (jjkontul@yahoo.com)


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