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Upcoming Events

Apr
8
Fri
2016
6:00 pm Lightning Challenge 1 @ Headquarters: Island Garden
Lightning Challenge 1 @ Headquarters: Island Garden
Apr 8 @ 6:00 pm – Apr 10 @ 4:00 am
Lightning Challenge 1 @ Headquarters: Island Garden  | West Hempstead | New York | United States
This will be the 23rd year of the Lightning Challenge #1 brought to you by Lightning Basketball and Coaches Choice USA. We are pleased to announce that this years tournament will once again be hosted by Island Garden on April  9-10th. Last year’s tournament had 209 teams, 65 college coaches (Division 2 & 3) and 4 Scouting Services in attendance. Requests will be taken up to one month in advance of the tournament start date. This year we will be having 4th-12th grade with an A/B/C brackets in all age groups. Our 15u and 16u divisions will also feature an Elite bracket and will have maximum exposure to college coaches. Hotel information will be available soon. Sign up early as this event sells out every year!! Our policy:  Scheduling requests will be guaranteed when submitted 30 days prior to the event.  If a request is submitted within 29 days of the event, there is a possibility that we will not be able to accommodate the request.  Refunds on team entry fees will be given up to 21 days prior to the event.  Credits to attend another event will be extended from 10 days to 21 days before the event.   No refunds or credits will be issued to a team that pulls out of an event 9 days before the event is scheduled.  
May
14
Sat
2016
all-day East Coast Classic @ Brewster Sports Center, Rye High School, College of New Rochelle, Pace University, Greenwich Academy
East Coast Classic @ Brewster Sports Center, Rye High School, College of New Rochelle, Pace University, Greenwich Academy
May 14 – May 15 all-day
East Coast Classic @ Brewster Sports Center, Rye High School, College of New Rochelle, Pace University, Greenwich Academy
East Coast Classic May 14-15, 2016 Grades: 4-12 Girls Westchester, NY region          Over 100 teams in attendance – This event is back in the Westchester area.  Fantastic facilities, a 4 game guarantee and competition for all levels     Venues: Brewster Sports Center, Rye High School, Pace University, College of New Rochelle, & Greenwich Academy Our policy:  Scheduling requests will be guaranteed when submitted 30 days prior to the event.  If a request is submitted within 29 days of the event, there is a possibility that we will not be able to accommodate the request.  Refunds on team entry fees will be given up to 21 days prior to the event.  Credits to attend another event will be extended from 10 days to 21 days before the event.   No refunds or credits will be issued to a team that pulls out of an event 9 days before the event is scheduled.  
May
21
Sat
2016
all-day Central Jersey Hawks/Lightning C... @ Central Jersey TBD
Central Jersey Hawks/Lightning C... @ Central Jersey TBD
May 21 – May 22 all-day
Central Jersey Hawks/Lightning Challenge 2 College Showcase @ Central Jersey TBD
The Lightning Challenge series has joined with Central Jersey Hawks in this years College Showcase.  You can still  “Take the Lightning Challenge” – Go 8-0 in the Lightning Challenge series (April 8-10  & May 20-22) and receive the Fall 2016 Showcase FREE! 9-12th grade will be played in Central NJ.   16 minute halves stopped clock. Last year 46 college coaches in attendance for 16u Showcase division.   Our policy:  Scheduling requests will be guaranteed when submitted 30 days prior to the event.  If a request is submitted within 29 days of the event, there is a possibility that we will not be able to accommodate the request.  Refunds on team entry fees will be given up to 21 days prior to the event.  Credits to attend another event will be extended from 10 days to 21 days before the event.   No refunds or credits will be issued to a team that pulls out of an event 9 days before the event is scheduled.  
all-day Lightning Youth Challenge @ Headquarters: Island Garden
Lightning Youth Challenge @ Headquarters: Island Garden
May 21 – May 22 all-day
Lightning Youth Challenge @ Headquarters: Island Garden
Lightning Youth Challenge 74  youth teams in attendance last year. Competition for all levels of play in 4th-8th grade. Our policy:  Scheduling requests will be guaranteed when submitted 30 days prior to the event.  If a request is submitted within 29 days of the event, there is a possibility that we will not be able to accommodate the request.  Refunds on team entry fees will be given up to 21 days prior to the event.  Credits to attend another event will be extended from 10 days to 21 days before the event.   No refunds or credits will be issued to a team that pulls out of an event 9 days before the event is scheduled.  
Jun
4
Sat
2016
all-day Coaches Choice USA Tri-state Cha... @ Keane University New Jersey
Coaches Choice USA Tri-state Cha... @ Keane University New Jersey
Jun 4 – Jun 5 all-day
Coaches Choice USA Tri-state Challenge @ Keane University  New Jersey | Union | New Jersey | United States
Our policy:  Scheduling requests will be guaranteed when submitted 30 days prior to the event.  If a request is submitted within 29 days of the event, there is a possibility that we will not be able to accommodate the request.  Refunds on team entry fees will be given up to 21 days prior to the event.  Credits to attend another event will be extended from 10 days to 21 days before the event.   No refunds or credits will be issued to a team that pulls out of an event 9 days before the event is scheduled.  
all-day The Northeast Challenge @ Brewster Sports Center, CT Sports Arena, Wooster School
The Northeast Challenge @ Brewster Sports Center, CT Sports Arena, Wooster School
Jun 4 – Jun 5 all-day
The Northeast Challenge @ Brewster Sports Center, CT Sports Arena, Wooster School | Lake in the Hills | Illinois | United States
     The Northeast Challenge June 4-5, 2016 Grades 4-12          Danbury, CT area We expect 80-100 teams to play in this event this year.   Play 4 games – Medals awarded to pool champions!  Sign up from elite to the beginners ‘C’ level.  Competition for all!   Full 16 minute stopped clock for all ages. Teams from NY, NJ, CT, MA, PA & NH   Venues: The Connecticut Sports Arena, The Wooster School & Brewster Sports Center. Our policy:  Scheduling requests will be guaranteed when submitted 30 days prior to the event.  If a request is submitted within 29 days of the event, there is a possibility that we will not be able to accommodate the request.  Refunds on team entry fees will be given up to 21 days prior to the event.  Credits to attend another event will be extended from 10 days to 21 days before the event.   No refunds or credits will be issued to a team that pulls out of an event 9 days before the event is scheduled.  
Jun
18
Sat
2016
all-day Baltimore Inner Harbor Challenge... @ Park School, Stevenson University, Roland Park Country Day School, Loyola-Blakefield
Baltimore Inner Harbor Challenge... @ Park School, Stevenson University, Roland Park Country Day School, Loyola-Blakefield
Jun 18 – Jun 19 all-day
Baltimore Inner Harbor Challenge & College Showcase @ Park School, Stevenson University, Roland Park Country Day School, Loyola-Blakefield
Girls and Boys, Grades 6-12 (Elite/A/B/C Levels) 128 teams in attendance for last year’s Inner Harbor Showcase. This year’s event will feature teams from MD, VA, DE, NJ, PA, NY & CT.  Brackets offered from Elite to the beginners ‘C’ level.  Competition for all!   Full 16 minute stopped clock for all ages.  This is a great way to either end your season or prepare and tune-up for the “live” recruiting period in July.  Our policy:  Scheduling requests will be guaranteed when submitted 30 days prior to the event.  If a request is submitted within 29 days of the event, there is a possibility that we will not be able to accommodate the request.  Refunds on team entry fees will be given up to 21 days prior to the event.  Credits to attend another event will be extended from 10 days to 21 days before the event.   No refunds or credits will be issued to a team that pulls out of an event 9 days before the event is scheduled.  
Jun
24
Fri
2016
5:30 pm Black Diamond Showcase Girls & Boys @ Scranton, PA
Black Diamond Showcase Girls & Boys @ Scranton, PA
Jun 24 @ 5:30 pm – Jun 26 @ 7:00 pm
Black Diamond Showcase Girls & Boys @ Scranton, PA
To register your team go to:  www.blackdiamondchampionships.com       Our policy: Multi-team discounts need to be processed at the time of registration.   Scheduling requests will be guaranteed when submitted 30 days prior to the event.  If a request is submitted within 29 days of the event, there is a possibility that we will not be able to accommodate the request.   Refunds on team entry fees will be given up to 21 days prior to the event.  Credits to attend another event will be extended from 10 days to 21 days before the event.   No refunds or credits will be issued to a team that pulls out of an event 9 days before the event is scheduled.

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