Sixty teams and more than 250 kids competed in the 22nd annual March Madness 3-on-3 basketball tournament, sponsored by the Evanston Recreation Department at Chandler-Newberger Center on March 20-22. The format was double elimination, so every team played at least two games. The tournament was open to boys in fourth through eighth grades and girls in fourth through sixth grades.
The winners of each division were:
Boys 4th – Team Orrington
Boys 5th – CMB
Boys 6th – Hoop Mixtape
Boys 7th – Orange Crush
Boys 8th – Fab 4
Girls 4th – Triple Threat
Girls 5th – The Ringers
Girls 6th – 3 B-Ballin’ Amigas
Bottom photo: Johan Henschel and Ben Gutowski. Top photo: Girls fifth-grade winning team, from left Maya, Wallace, Katy Cleland-Horn, Nadia Swansey and June Ciszek.
Photos by Lynn Trautmann/LT Photo Evanston