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It's a Slam Dunk Contest

December 23, 2005

The Seventh Annual Slam Dunk High School Basketball Tournament returns to the Westchester County Center in White Plains on Tuesday, Wednesday & Thursday, December 27, 28 & 29, 2005. The Tournament features top-ranked boys and girls local basketball teams facing off to showcase their talent in a competitive three-day event, beginning at 11:15 a.m. each day.

Boy’s Teams:

  • Hastings High School, Hastings, NY
  • Holy Cross High School, Queens, NY
  • Mount Saint Michael, Bronx, NY
  • Peekskill High School, Peekskill, NY
  • Spring Valley High School, Spring Valley, NY
  • Scarsdale High School, Scarsdale, NY
  • Somers High School, Somers, NY
  • Uniondale High School, Long Island, NY
  • White Plains High School, White Plains, NY
  • Wings Academy, Bronx, NY

Girl’s Teams:

  • Archbishop Molloy, Queens, NY
  • Ithaca High School, Ithaca, NY
  • Our Lady of Lourdes High School, Poughkeepsie, NY
  • Saint John the Baptist, Long Island, NY
  • Ursuline High School, New Rochelle, NY
  • White Plains High School, White Plains, NY

The Tournament also features a $1,000 Big Shot Contest, where all students will be eligible to win a chance to take a half-court shot worth $1,000 during each championship game. The Westchester hawks will also be on-hand playing ball during game half-times.

Tickets are $3.00 per day and are available at the County Center box office, Monday through Friday, 9 a.m. to 6 p.m., Saturday, 9 a.m. to 4 p.m.; at all TicketMaster outlets; or by calling TicketMaster at (845) 454-3388. Parking is $4.00 per car.

The Westchester County Center is located at 198 Central Park Avenue in White Plains, at the intersection of Tarrytown Road (Route 119) and the Bronx River Parkway. Also accessible by the Westchester County BEE-LINE bus system and a short walk from the White Plains station of Metro-North railroad. for more information, call (914) 995-4050.


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