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Net Fest Basketball Registration Deadlines Approaching

Monday, October 26, 2009

AMES - The Iowa Sports Foundation will be hosting the 13th Annual Net Fest Basketball Tournament, sponsored by Bankers Trust, on November 21. The tournament will be held at the Lied Recreation Center on the campus of Iowa State University in Ames, and registration deadlines are quickly approaching. Teams can register by visiting www.IOWASPORTSFOUNDATION.org.

The early registration deadline for the annual tournament is Monday, November 2. Teams can register online or through mail prior to this date for $90 per team. Get your team(s) registered early and save $20.

This year's basketball tournament is open to 3rd through 8th grade teams, and offers both male and female divisions. The 3rd grade competition will be played as a jamboree format and all participants will receive an award. The entry fee includes athlete T-shirts and awards. Wherever possible, three games will be scheduled for each team.

The 2008 tournament featured 99 teams and nearly 1,000 athletes, showcasing teams from all around the state; including Bedford, Cresco, Dubuque, Iowa City, Mason City, and many central Iowa communities.

The final registration deadline is Monday, November 9. Teams wanting to register prior to this date may do so online at www.IOWASPORTSFOUNDATION.org. The final registration fee is $110 per team.

The Iowa Sports Foundation (ISF) is a nonprofit sports management organization that helps develop amateur sports in Iowa and promotes positive lifestyles and physical fitness through athletic events and health education programs. The ISF host the Summer Iowa Games, Winter Iowa Games, Live Healthy America, Live Healthy Iowa, Live Healthy Iowa Kids, Go The Distance Day, Hoopin' at the Dome, Net Fest, Fish Iowa Games, ISF Mud Run, ISF Flag Football State Championship and Iowa Games Golf Classic.

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