Pacificwide interservice basketball tourneys slated for Yokota, Okinawa
Entries are being taken for three Pacificwide military basketball tournaments in the coming three months, organizers announced this week.
The 5th Warrior Classic is scheduled for Nov. 7-12 at Yokota Air Base, Japan, the 23rd Osan Pacificwide Holiday Tournament is tapped for Dec. 13-18 at Osan Air Base, South Korea, and the 16th Martin Luther King Holiday Tournament is slated for Jan. 14-18 at Camp Foster, Okinawa.
The tournaments will feature single round-robin pool play followed by double-elimination playoffs, organizers said.
The Warrior Classic is open to 10 men’s teams and four women’s teams that sign up by entry deadline Friday, Oct. 30. The entry fee is $400. Games will be played at Yokota’s two-court Samurai Fitness & Sports Center. For more, phone DSN 225-8881 or e-mail email@example.com.
Osan’s tournament, the oldest of the lot which began in 1987, is open to 12 men’s and six women’s teams. It will be played on the two courts at Osan’s Fitness & Sports Center. Entry fee is $300, and entry deadline is Dec. 4. For more, phone DSN 784-9202 or e-mail firstname.lastname@example.org.
The MLK will be played on the three Foster Field House courts at Gunners Fitness & Sports Center. Entry fee is $250 and entry deadline is Jan. 3. For more, phone Foster Athletics at DSN 645-3985 or e-mail email@example.com.