The following is a press release from Nassau County. It has been slightly edited.
Nassau County in cooperation with Hubert (Biff) Moorer of The BIFFCO Foundation Inc. will host the second annual Edward P. Mangano B-Ball Tournament for returning middle school and junior and senior high school boys and girls at , the county executive announced Tuesday.
“This successful b-ball tournament provides boys and girls an opportunity to play basketball, improve their skills in a competitive environment and develop a love for the games without having to drive all over Long Island,” Mangano said. “I encourage all county youth basketball players to sign up today.”
The league is scheduled to take place from July 5 to Aug. 9. Games are on Tuesday and Thursday evenings at 7 p.m. and 8 p.m. The two games per night in each division are officiated by I.A.A.B.O. certified referees.
The middle school division will be comprised of boys and girls 12 years and under and the junior/senior high school division will be comprised of boys and girls 15 years and under. All athletes must provide proof of age and a signed “Parental Release and Waiver of Liability & Acknowledgement of Rules and Regulations Concerning Child Athlete” prior to the first scheduled game.
Each team must have 75 percent Nassau County residents and provide a $25 team registration fee, checks payable to “Friends of Nassau County Recreation”.
To register or for more information please contact, Hubert (Biff) Moorer at Biff491@optimum.net or call (516) 481-5459 or (516) 216-3253.