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Ross basketball tournament scheduled April 15-17

The 15th annual Dirk and Colt Ross Memorial Basketball Tournament will be held April 15-17 in Pagosa Springs.

Competition at the tourney takes place in three divisions: Open, 6-feet and under, and 35 and over. The three divisions are full, with 34 teams expected at this year’s event.

Games take place April 15 at the intermediate and junior high school gyms; April 16 and 17 at these two gyms, as well as the gym at the high school.

The tourney again features a slam dunk contest, a 3-point shootout and door prizes during a 6 p.m. session at the junior high gym on Friday. A special memorial presentation will be made on that occasion.

Admission will be $3 for adults each day, $2 for students. Children 8 and under are admitted free. All proceeds go to a scholarship fund to benefit youth in Pagosa Springs.

Help is needed at the concession area during the tournament. If you are interested in assisting, call Loretta Ross at 264-5266. All help is greatly appreciated.

For more information about the tournament, call Troy Ross at 264-5265, or fax 264-2123.