FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE
VIERA, FLORIDA - The United States Specialty Sports Association (USSSA) announced today that it will host its Florida USSSA Basketball High School State Championships in Orlando, Florida, June 8th through 10th. The annual tournament marks the culmination of the Florida USSSA Basketball season and gives teams from around Florida the chance to measure themselves against some of the state’s premier teams. The Florida USSSA State Championship will be hosted in two segments-- with a Grade School event and a separate High School event. Orlando will proudly host Florida USSSA’s best Boys and Girls 9th through 12th grade teams during the High School State Championship.
December 19, 2017
USSSA Basketball to Host Florida High School State Championships in Orlando June 8-10
Last year’s State Championship was a resounding success with over 70 participating teams, 800 athletes, and 1,500 spectators descending on Fort Myers for the two-day event. This year’s three-day USSSA High School State Championship is poised to duplicate the success and convenience of last year’s event. The event will feature seven active courts all within ten miles of each other, facilitating travel for teams, coaches, and parents. In addition to Championship basketball tournament play, the event will have an Opening Ceremony, Guest Speaker(s), Dunk & 3-Point Contests, College Coaches, and Scouting Services for the complete State Championship experience.
Championship Rings will also be making their much-awaited return to the USSSA State Championship! One of the greatest successes of last year’s USSSA State and National Championships was the introduction of high quality Championship Rings for the winning teams. The Championship Rings have become so renowned that other youth organizations have tried to duplicate the rings.
Teams participating in the 2018 Florida USSSA Grade School State Championships can expect to play at least four games and potentially up to seven games should they advance in the tournament. Team registration for the event is $395 and registration ends Thursday, May 31st.
Registration and Event Housing
Teams interested in participating should register online at USSSA State Registration or visit Florida USSSA Basketball. For any discounts and a complete guide to Orlando lodging, please visit State Championship Official Page.
About United States Specialty Sports Association (USSSA)
USSSA is headquartered in Viera, Florida. USSSA is the world’s largest multi-sport athletic association. Founded in 1968, USSSA has grown to over 4 million participants, competing in 14 nationally sanctioned sports including Baseball, Fastpitch, Slow Pitch, Karate, Basketball, Soccer and more! For more information on USSSA and to register your team visit USSSA.com.
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