Updated: March Madness Basketball Tournament

NEWTON, NC (March 26, 2013) – The Newton Parks and Recreation Department cordially invites you to take part in the Central March Madness Basketball Tournament. The event was postponed and will now take place from April 1 to April 4 at Central Recreation Center, 301 S. Ervin Ave.

The entry fee is $125 per team. Teams are limited to 10 players, and all participants must be 18 years of age to compete. The double-elimination tournament is limited to the first eight teams on a first come, first served basis.

First and second place teams will receive trophies and prizes. For more information, contact Program Coordinator Charles James at (828) 695-4317 or Center Supervisor Linda McCorkle at (828) 465-7477. More information is also available at