On February 1st-2nd of 2008, SNY, the television home of the New York Mets and Jets, will extend its reach into the high school sports arena by producing and televising the inaugural ‘SNY Invitational’ – an annual tournament that will become the supreme high school basketball tournament in the region. Sanctioned by the Public School Athletic League (PSAL), the 2008 ‘SNY Invitational’ will feature the following four boys’ varsity basketball teams from the New York City landscape: The Abraham Lincoln Railsplitters, Benjamin N. Cardozo Judges, John F. Kennedy Knights and the Frederick Douglass Lions. One of the represented teams – Abraham Lincoln High School – boasts NYC basketball phenom Lance Stephenson, dubbed “the king of high school basketball in New York City”.
To celebrate the first ever SNY Invitational this Feb 1st and 2nd, KATC and SNY have linked up to offer an exclusive prize pack.
1 NIKE ID gift card (valued at $150)
1 Pair Of NJ Net’s tickets
1 Pair Of Tickets To SNY Invitational
1 Rucker prize pack (t-shirt, basketball, hat)
To enter this contest, simply send an email to email@example.com, subject line “KATC x SNY Invitational Contest”. The winner will be selected at random and announced on Jan 23rd. This contest is open to residents of the Tri-State area only.
SNY Invitational Schedule:
FRIDAY, FEB. 1, 2008
Game 1: 6:00 pm ET
Lincoln High School vs. Cardozo High School
Game 2: 8:00 pm ET
Kennedy High School vs. Fredrick Douglass Academy
SATURDAY, FEB. 2, 2008
3rd/ 4th- place Playoff:
6:00 pm ET
Final: 8:00 pm ET
Tickets will be available for purchase soon and as an added bonus every SNY Invitational ticket is good for a future NJ Nets ticket. For ticket information call 212-228-5558