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Basketball Tournament
Eastern – Kenly, Micro, Selma & Smithfield, NC, March 14
, 2015
Western – Charlotte, Indian Trail & Matthews NC, March 7, 2015

Basketball is such a popular sport amongst Special Olympics athletes, the state-level competition has been split into two regional one-day events.  Nearly 1500 athletes total competed at the state level this year.
Please note that the state-level competition for cheerleading is now being held as a separate event on March 7 in Mocksville.


Volunteers are needed to help with competition, serving lunches, presenting awards, and more! Volunteers must register online prior to the event.

East Basketball Tournament

View a nice overview of the event with the Spectator Guide

Detailed Event (Head of Delegation) Information Now Available for Eastern Tournament!



Families interested in attending the tournament are encouraged to stay at the SONC recommended hotel to receive a special negotiated rate.

Eastern Tournament:

Comfort Inn 
170 South Equity Dr., Smithfield, NC 27577
(919) 938-4444
Rate: $79.99, Mention Special Olympics