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2018 Special Olympics Basketball Tournament

Date: 
Wednesday, March 14, 2018 -
9:00am to 1:00pm

This year's tournament will take place at Huntsville High School in the gym. All special olympics athletes and parents welcome.  Pizza, drinks, and snacks will be provided.  Special Guests Merrimack Dance group will perform during intermission.

  • 9:00 - Teams arrive and seated in their school's area
  • 9:20 - Opening Remarks/Presentation of Colors/Pledge
  • 9:25 - Warm-ups
  • 9:30 - Huntsville vs Grissom HS
  • 9:55 - Columbia vs Jemison HS
  • 10:20 - Merrimack Performance/Cheerleaders Perform
  • 10:45 - Lee vs Jemison HS
  • 11:10 - Huntsville vs Columbia HS
  • 11:35 - Lee vs Grissom HS
  • 12:00 - Closing Remarks/Awarding of Medals
  • 12:10 - Lunch

Each team will play two games.

Each game will have a 3 minute warmup period before the game, two 12 minute halves, and a halt-time in between that will be for 3 minutes.

The first team listed will wear white jerseys

Rules will be explained to volunteer officials and modified to meet all needs

Special thanks to Huntsville High, HHS PTSA, Coach Holt, M. Holbert, Teachers, Coaches, and ALL VOLUNTEERS!