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Entry deadline nears for Big Sky State Games basketball

Posted at 2:46 PM, Jun 13, 2018

(BSSG release)

BILLINGS – The Big Sky State Games Adult Basketball and the Scholastic (Youth) Basketball registration deadline is Friday, June 30 and early entry deadline is Friday, June 16 for the best price.

The Adult Division includes: Men’s and Women’s Open and Elite Divisions as well as Men’s Masters (Age 35 and over). The Scholastic tournament features teams of girls and boys going into grades 3rd -12th (as of Sept. 2018). Tournament divisions include two grades per division; 3rd and 4th grade, 5th and 6th grade, 7th and 8th grade, 9th and 10th grade and 11th and 12th grade. State Games Basketball takes place July 20, 21 & 22 in Billings.

Commissioners for Adult and Scholastic Basketball are Rodd Hamman, Dick Zier, Kyle Schlichenmayer, Kolten Knatterud, Marcell Bruski and Brian Williams. Both Adult and Scholastic Basketball are sponsored by PayneWest Insurance.

Online registration and information about the State Games is available at or call (406) 254-7426. Entry booklets are available at Wendy’s, First Interstate Bank, Scheels, and most sporting goods stores. Major Sponsors of the Big Sky State Games are Kampgrounds of America, First Interstate Bank, and BlueCross BlueShield of Montana. Wendy’s sponsors Opening Ceremonies.