Nailbiting Excitement At In The House Tournament
On Friday, February 4, the Sorrentino Recreational Center/P.A.L continued their exciting first annual 2005 “In The House” Basketball Tournament.
Last Friday, Sorrentino (B) team defeated Reverend Mason 71-48. Arverne beat Sorrentino (A) 66-34.
The results of last Saturday games in the 10 and under division: In the first game that wasn’t decided until overtime, Sorrentino (A) narrowly defeated Sorrentino (C) 10-8. In the second game, Reverend Mason looked strong as they were victorious against Sorrentino (B) 15-6.
Last Saturday in the 12 and under division, Reverend Mason beat Hammels 47-34.
The tournament consists of three divisions: 10 years of age and under- Sorrentino (A), Sorrentino (B), Sorrentino (C) and Reverend Mason.
12 years of age and under: Sorrentino (A), Sorrentino (B), Reverend Mason, Redfern, and Hammels.
14 years of age and under: Sorrentino (A), Sorrentino (B), Reverend Mason and Arverne.
All divisions are coed.
The games for the 10 and under and 12 and under will be played on Saturdays starting at 1 p.m. and 3:30 p.m. respectively.
The 14 and under will be held every Friday starting at 6:30 p.m.
The playoffs for the 10 and under, 12 and under start on February 12 and the championships are on February 19.
The 14 and under playoffs start on February 18 and the championships are played on Feb. 25.
The Sorrentino Center will also hold a baseball clinic for boys and girls ages 12 and under on Wednesday, February 23 from 2 to 5 p.m.
For further information on this tournament, contact Stan Brown, sports director or Robert Lindo, coordinator at 718-471-4818 from 2 p.m. - 3 p.m. Mondays- Fridays and 9 a.m. - 10 a.m. Saturdays.