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Hoops For Hope Basketball Tournament CANCELLED

The Hoops For Hope Basketball Tournament will be held Sunday, March 15, 2020, at the McCann Recreation Center, Marist College, 3399 North Road, Poughkeepsie, NY 12601.

This is a three-on-three tournament for both men and women which includes both competitive and non-competitive divisions. There will be four women’s divisions ranging from novice to highly skilled. Men’s divisions will be arranged as needed.

The entry fee is $200 per team. Teams must have a minimum of three players and the entry fee accommodates up to six players . The fee for each additional player is $25.

Participants are also encouraged to fundraise either as individuals or teams.

To register go to

Register by February 21st to receive a free T shirt.

Registration closes March 1st.

Tournament Day Schedule:

8:00 am  McCann Center opens

8:30 am  Registration

9:00 am – 3:00 pm  Tournament

Proceeds from the tournament will benefit Miles of Hope Breast Cancer Foundation which funds support services and outreach for breast cancer sufferers in the nine counties of the Hudson Valley.

For more information call (845) 264-2005 or email

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Walkway Day at Marist College

Walkway Day at Marist College will be held Saturday, January 19, 2020 at the McCann Arena, Marist College, 3399 North Road, Poughkeepsie, NY 12601.

The event runs from 2:00 – 5:00 pm.

Although this not a sports-related fundraiser per se, the event, which features a Marist vs. Iona College basketball game, will raise awareness about the Walkway Over The Hudson, which is the site of many sports-related fundraisers throughout the year.

Walkway Ambassadors will be on hand during the game passing out giveaways, participating in on-court promotions, and more.

Walkway members and their families are eligible for special $5 admission – email or call 845-454-9649 for more information. To become a Walkway member, visit

General admission tickets typically range from $11 to $13 for adults, children $8.

For general tickets, visit

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