St Mary School of Milford has been hosting a basketball tournament for the past 44 years. This year’s St. Mary School, 45th Annual Invitational Basketball Tournament gets underway on Friday February 22nd with Family Fun Night which features games between the students & their parents & alumni. Traditionally this event enjoys coverage from the local print media. We will finish on Sunday March 10th with our Championship Day where participants in the finals are recognized for their achievements.
During the past 44 years the tournament has grown to the point where it now includes 45 teams from 14 towns throughout New Haven & Fairfield Counties. During the 17 days of the tournament over 600 players ages 8-13 participate in front of their neighbors, friends & families.
Children & Seniors: $2.00
If a student wears his or her tournament tee shirt, they will get in free.
EVENTS & INFO
Raffle tickets will be on sale in the lobby during lunch this Thursday 2/28 AND next Thursday & Friday 3/7 and 3/8. Tickets are $1 each or 6 for $5. The baskets look great, so take a chance! If you can’t make it then, you can take a chance during the tournament! Each grade has put together beautiful baskets to be raffled off at the end of the tournament.
During all Tournament games, 50/50 raffle tickets will be sold. You have to be present to win this raffle. The person with the winning ticket gets to pick someone to attempt a half-court shot. If that person makes the shot, then he or she wins all the money from that game’s raffle. If they don’t make the shot then they win half of the money.
FOUL SHOOTING CONTENT
A student favorite on Thursday, February 21st for students in grades 3-8.