The deadline for the annual Lackawanna County 3-on-3 Tournament has been extended to Wednesday, July 27, at noon. Registrations will be taken at the Lackawanna County Visitors Center until noon on Wednesday. The tournament takes place this weekend, July 29-31.
The action “tips-off” on Friday at 5 P.M. Games on Saturday will run from 9 AM – 7 PM. Sunday’s action, if necessary, will start at 9 AM and run through completion. The games will be played on the 100-200 blocks on Wyoming Avenue. Boys and girls will play Friday and Saturday. Sunday has been reserved as the rain date.
A portion of the tournament’s proceeds will benefit local high school basketball programs and Coaches vs. Cancer.
The Lackawanna/Susquehanna Office of Drug & Alcohol Programs will be on site providing a variety of information and resources. Its message for the weekend will involve discussing the perils of drugs and alcohol abuse.
For more information, call (570) 496-1701 or visit www.visitnepa.org for a brochure and weather information throughout the weekend. You can also checkout the County’s website at www.lackawannacounty.org for tournament data.