HALLOW33N HOOPS TOURNAMENT - GREAT DAY OF FUN AND COMPETITION (Thank You Basketball Community)

Wednesday, October 31, 2018 10:49:00 AM

Upward Stars Nashville hosted the second annual HALLOWEEN HOOPS TOURNAMENT on Sunday, October 28th, at the beautifully renovated Alliance Training Center (1850 General George Patton Drive, Franklin).  The afternoon/evening tournament attracted 67 teams, ranging in age from 3rd graders through 8th graders, and approximately 800 fans!  Several area sports' teams also supported the event by being present, including:  Belmont Athletics, Lipscomb Athletics, and the Nashville Predators!   Please visit our social media outlets (Facebook, Twitter, Instagram), featuring many pictures:  Champions, Runner-ups, and action photos.

As each team was guaranteed four games, the tournament featured pool play and bracket play.  The 152 games yielded ten Gold Bracket Champions, two Silver Bracket Champions, and a Bronze Division Champion.  Teams winning championships:

BOYS:

·         GOLD:  3rd/4th Grade – Liona (Runner-up:  Eakin Eagles)

·         GOLD:  5th Grade -  Storm (Runner-up:  The Broskis)

·         GOLD:  6th Grade – Warriors (Runner-up:  Killers Three’s)

·         SILVER:  6th Grade – FRA Panthers (Runner-up:  Team Blue)

·         6th Grade – Bronze Division:  The 4 Sixers (Runner-up:  Harpeth Futures)

·         GOLD:  7th Grade – Buckets (Runner-up:  3 Amigos)

·         SILVER:  7th Grade – Big Red (Runner-up:  Fear the Horse)

·         GOLD:  8th Grade – Generals (Runner-up:  Dime Time)

GIRLS:

·         GOLD:  4th Grade - Upward Stars Blue (Runner-up:  Hot Shots)

·         GOLD:  5th Grade – Upward Stars Red (Runner-up:  Upward Stars Blue)

·         GOLD:  6th Grade – Splash Sisters (Runner-up:  Showtime 5th)

·         GOLD:  7th Grade – Upward Stars (Runner-up:  Cougars)

·         GOLD:  8th Grade -  CAVS (Runner-up:  Hot Shots)

We would also like to thank our fantastic sponsors, whom truly attributed to the success of the event!

Event:

William (B.J.) Sons – RE/MAX Elite

Roberts Toyota - Columbia 

Court:

Allee Insurance Agency

Battle Ground Academy

Nations of Coaches

Raymond Preston & Reed LLC

The Cooper Trooper Foundation

In-Kind:

104.5 The Zone

Chick-fil-A - Thoroughbred Square

Dick’s Sporting Goods – Franklin

Thank you again basketball community for your support.  We look forward to hosting more events in 2019!