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School on Wheels to Hold Second Annual 4 vs. 4 Basketball Tournament

The event will be on Saturday, March 24

Easton will be the fund raising headquarters for School on Wheels of Massachusetts on Saturday, March 24 when the charity hosts its second annual 4 vs. 4 basketball tournament.

The event will be held at beginning at 9:30 a.m. Last year, 28 teams participated in the inaugural tournament, but event organizer hope to exceed that number this year.

Entrance fees are $150 and guarantee at least two games. Organizers are also in search of sponsors to provide beverages and snacks.

There are two divisions - one which is highly competitive and one which is for "anyone who loves to play the game," event organizer Marty Weiner said.

The mission of School on Wheels of Massachusetts is to educate children impacted by homelessness by providing academic support and one-on-one mentoring so children can reach their full potential, according to the organization's website.

The event is sponsored by

For more information, click on the attached .pdf.

Cheryl Opper March 17, 2012 at 03:18 AM
Thank you Evolution Sports for being our lead sponsor for the School on Wheels Basketball Tournament on Saturday March 24th. Thank you Oliver Ames High School for donating your gym facilities. Thank you Mario's for donating the pizzas. Thank you to the teams who have signed up to play. Your support allows us to provide customized educational support services for children impacted by homelessness in our state. Please note we are still looking for A teams and B teams to sign up. Registration deadline is 3/20. Please check out our website at www.sowma.org for more information. Join us on 3/24 from 10am - 4pm to cheer on our teams and learn more about School on Wheels. I would like to give a special shout out to Marty Weiner for being the Chair of our basketball tournament. Other committee members include: Neal Opper, Russell Opper, Sean Grover, and Carl Engelbourg. Thanks guys! Oliver Ames High School students will be volunteering their time to keep score, run the clocks and work the snack bar. For more information about how you can help call 508-587-9091. GO TEAM SOWMA!
Marty Weiner March 19, 2012 at 03:31 PM
Teams need to submit their rosters by tomorrow, Tuesday March 20. This will be a great time. Get your squad in NOW!!

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