Orrington’s Dakota Stern (center/purple), dodges a block by Willard’s Joe Walski (to the right in red).

A record 74 teams competed in the 21st annual March Madness 3-on-3 basketball tournament, sponsored by the Evanston Recreation Department at Chandler-Newberger Center on March 21-23. The format was double elimination, so every team played at least two games. The tournament was open to boys and girls in fourth through eighth grades.