Mitchell will host Special Olympics basketball Special Olympics South Dakota announces that the 17th annual State Basketball Tournament in Mitchell will be held March 10-11.
Approximately 30 teams of various ages from across the state will compete in this tournament. The Corn Palace and various other gymnasiums will host the event.
The state basketball tournament provides a variety of competitions for Special Olympics South Dakota athletes. Teams compete in tournament play that consists of several different divisions and ability levels. Other individual athletes compete in the basketball skills contest or the cheerleading competition. All athletes have the opportunity to participate in either a basketball or cheerleading clinic one morning as well.
For information, contact at 331-4117 or 1-800-585-2114.