Youth Month Basketball Tourney Opens

A Tritons player takes the ball to the hoop during the opening game as part of Youth Month basketball. (Nerissa Golden Photo)

A Tritons player takes the ball to the hoop during the opening game as part of Youth Month basketball. (Nerissa Golden Photo)

Elite boys get airborne during their match up against the MS Hornets. (Nerissa Golden Photo)

Elite boys get airborne during their match up against the MS Hornets. (Nerissa Golden Photo)

Basketball fans will get to enjoy weekend basketball in October as the Department of Youth and Sports celebrates Youth Month.

On Saturday, October 8, the Honourable Premier Donaldson Romeo declared the tournament open. Games are scheduled for every Saturday this month.

The teams comprise students from the Montserrat Secondary School. Competing in the double headers were the Tritons vs Trailblazers and Elite vs MS Hornets.

Caribbean Alliance is the primary sponsor of the tournament. All of the teams were gifted with shirts produced by the MSS T-Shirt company Ink Invasion.

The young people also ran one of the concession stands providing hot snacks throughout the night.

Final scores for the evening were:

Tritons 56 Trailblazers 57

Elite 57 MS Hornets 41

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