HAMBURG ó The Hafner Recreation Center at Hilbert College will host a three-on-three Basketball Tournament on April 5, with proceeds to benefit the Western New York Heroes, which supports local veterans and their families.
The event is being hosted by students Barry Mason, Connor Kirst, Jordan Kumro, Nehemiah Kornegay and Trevor Stark, from the sports events management course, taught by professor Dan Roland, at Hilbert College.
Teams will be comprised of a minimum of three players and a maximum of four, for substitutions. This event is open to all local males and females, ages 18-and-older, and divisions will be determined based on registrations.
The deadline to register is April 1. There is an entry fee. In addition, snacks and beverages will be available for purchase and there will be a ticket auction and 50-50. The admission fee for spectators is a monetary donation of the spectatorís choosing.
All proceeds will benefit veterans in the local community. Each team will receive T-shirts on the day of the event. Visit www.facebook.com/hoops4heroes
, for more information.