Sorrentino Center Recreational Happenings
The playoffs semifinals in the first annual Joy of Life Tournament at the Sorrentino Recreational Center started this week.
Team Deuce defeated Rich and Famous on Tuesday night and Up Da Beach beat Long Beach in the other semifinal game. The championship game will take place on March 6 at 7:30 p.m. with Up Da Beach taking on Team Deuce. Game time is at 7:30 p.m.
The 30+ Quality of Life Basketball Tournament started the first round of the playoffs on February 24. The Running Rebels defeated Team Deuce and NYPD beat Team Likdat to advance to the next round.
The semifinals took place on March 1 with NYPD taking on Hood 2 Hood and Diamonds and Patron facing the Running Rebels. The championship game is on Thursday, March 8 at 7:30 p.m. For further information on these tournaments, contact Center manager Chaleene Nash at 718- 471-4818 or visit the Sorrentino Center at 1848 Cornaga Avenue.
The Sorrentino Center 11-13 year old basketball team defeated Al Oerter last Saturday in the Millennium Citi- Wide Basketball Tournament. The 8-10 Sorrentino team lost to Lourdes and Al Oerter A team beat the Sorrentino 14-16 year old squad.
The baby and junior Pepper Steppers double-dutch teams will be demonstrating at National Women and Sports Day held at Al Oerter Recreation Center in Flushing on Saturday, March 3. The Pepper Steppers will also be competing at the Celebrate Double Dutch Tournament in Brooklyn. For further information on the Pepper Steppers, contact Stan Brown at 718- 471-4818.