March Madness 3-On-3 Youth Tourney Will Be Held March 22

LAKEWOOD – The Lakewood Family YMCA and McDonald’s have announced that the sixth annual McDonald’s 3-On-3 March Madness Youth Basketball Tournament will be held at the Lakewood YMCA on March 22.

The proceeds from the tournament will help provide scholarships for children attending YMCA summer camp programs.

The event will feature both a boys and girls tournament, which is open to all youth, in grades 3 through 12. Divisions are grade 3 and 4, 5 and 6, 7 and 8, 9 and 10, and 11 and 12, with separate teams for boys and girls.

The cost is $100 per team, which includes custom team T-shirts and a pre-tournament pizza party and skills contest. Awards will be given to the first- and second-place winners for all divisions.

The pizza party will be held at the Lakewood YMCA on March 21 from 6-8 p.m., and teams can pick up their T-shirts and schedules that night.

The free skills contest will also take place that night.

The entry deadline is Tuesday.

Sponsors include McDonalds, Cummins Engine Company, Kwik-Fill/Red Apple, Inc., Truck-Lite, Signature Paving & Sealcoating, Team VP ERA Real Estate, and Media 1 Group.

For more information or for a tournament application, contact the Lakewood Family YMCA at 763-0303.