Basketball tournament scheduled

jsmith@mercedsunstar.comJanuary 28, 2013 

The Community Violence Intervention and Prevention Task Force recently announced that it is holding a basketball tournament Feb. 23 to support the Boys & Girls Clubs of Merced County.

Local law enforcement and other government agencies are expected to participate, and families and co-workers are encouraged to attend. There will be food and prizes.

Participation costs $30 and includes a T-shirt.

There will be a three-on-three men's and women's contest. One sub is allowed. There will also be a four-on-four co-ed tournament.

Participants will compete in brackets for different ages and skill levels. Four games will be guaranteed.

For information or to sign up, contact Matt Serratto at (209) 385-7381, ext. 4164, or

Reporter Joshua Emerson Smith can be reached at (209) 385-2486 at

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