Basketball shooting competition set for next week in Merced

The deadline is Monday to sign up for the 3-For-3 Team Shootout basketball competition at In-Shape Health Club, 350 Yosemite Ave.

The grand prize for the competition is a $1,500 scholarship or $1,000 cash prize. The event is scheduled for April 26-27 at In-Shape. Each team is allowed three players and 36 shots. The team with the highest score wins, according to organizers. Space is limited. Registration is $30 per player.

For more information about the event, visit www.3for3teamshootout.com.