The 16th annual Dirk and Colt Ross Memorial Basketball Tournament begins today, April 14, and continues through Saturday.
Spectators will enjoy three divisions of competition: Open, 6 feet and under, 35 and over. College competitors add to the excitement at the tourney.
Quality referees from the Four Corners area and adjoining quality gymnasiums will officiate games.
There will be a special memorial presentation during the tournament.
There will be prizes for first, second, third and fourth place teams, and tournament MVP, as well as door prizes. Prizes include T-shirts, cash prizes, jackets, bags and hooded sweatshirts.
The always popular slam-dunk contest and three-point shootout, as well as the special memorial presentation, will take place beginning at 5:30 p.m. Saturday at the junior high gymnasium.
For more information, call Troy Ross at 264-5265.
Proceeds go to a scholarship fund to benefit local youth of Pagosa Springs.