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Posted on: October 26, 2023

30th Annual Senior Games Basketball Tournament

PITT COUNTY, N.C. – Greenville-Pitt County Senior Games is hosting the N.C. Senior Games 30th Annual State Finals 3-on-3 Basketball Tournament at the ECU Eakin Student Recreation Center, located at 128 East 7th Street, Greenville, N.C., October 27 – 29, 2023 in cooperation with Pitt County Community Schools and Recreation, Greenville Recreation and Parks, ECU Campus Recreation and Wellness, Mid-East Area Agency on Aging and the Pitt Aging Coalition. There is no admission charge to attend the event.


More than 40 teams (men’s and women’s) from across the state will vie for gold, silver, and bronze medals in seven age categories:  50+, 55+, 60+, 65+, 70+, 75+ and 80+.  


2023 tournament schedule:

Friday, October 27                  1:00 p.m. - 5:00 p.m.              Team Play      

Saturday, October 28             9:00 a.m. - 6:00 p.m.              Team Play/Championship Games

Sunday, October 29                9:00 a.m. - 12:00 p.m.             Championship Games    


Senior Games will have 6 teams competing in the tournament:  two women’s teams:  60+ Pitt County Shooting Stars and 75+ Pitt County Soul Survivors and four men’s teams: 50+ Pitt County BPD, 50+ Pitt County BPD II, 50+ Pitt County BPD III and 60+ Pitt County BPD.  


Members of the public and media are invited to attend and support the teams as they compete. A free Senior Games shuttle will be provided from the Greenville Mall parking lot (behind the Belk Men’s Store) located at 714 Greenville Blvd SE, Greenville to the ECU Eakin Student Recreation Center during tournament days.


For more information, contact Pitt County Community Schools and Recreation at 252-902-1975.


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