10 Nov 2016 State Basketball Tournament
Tonight at 7 pm, Special Olympics Montana is kicking off the 2016 State Basketball Tournament with an inspirational Opening Ceremony. The Opening Ceremony will place at the Lewis and Clark Fairgrounds Exhibit Hall beginning with the Parade of Athletes. The event is highlighted by the arrival of the Special Olympics Flame of Hope, escorted by athletes and Law Enforcement Torch Run officers.
The tournament games begin at 8 am on Friday, November 11 in various locations throughout Helena and Clancy. During the tournament, over 1200 athletes, unified teammates and coaches from 40 delegations representing 23 Montana communities will compete in more than 180 team competitions.
For the most current State Basketball Tournament schedule, rules, and talking points visit: https://www.somt.org/state-basketball-tournament/
- Tournament Schedule and Venues: https://www.somt.org/wp-content/uploads/2016/02/2016-State-Basketball-Tournament-schedule-of-events-1.pdf
- Friday Competition Schedule (Pages 1-4 Divisions/5-20 Schedule): https://www.somt.org/wp-content/uploads/2016/02/Friday-Schedule.pdf
- Saturday Competition Schedule: (released by 10 pm on Friday. Saturday schedule will be based on results from the Friday’s games)
- Talking Points: https://www.somt.org/wp-content/uploads/2016/02/SBB-2016-talking-points.pdf
- Tournament Program: https://www.somt.org/wp-content/uploads/2016/02/SBB2016program_web.pdf