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15th Annual James G. Atkinson Memorial Basketball Classic Set for December 27 and 28

(Sewell, NJ) -- Gloucester County Freeholder Director Robert M. Damminger and Freeholder Deputy Director Giuseppe 'Joe' Chila announced the schedule for the 15th Annual James G. Atkinson Memorial Basketball Classic Tournament that will be held at Rowan College at Gloucester County on Tuesday, Dec. 27 and Wednesday, Dec. 28. 

Freeholder Director Robert Damminger said, "The tradition established with this holiday basketball tournament honors a great public servant's legacy and allows all of its participants to showcase their athletic talents."

James G. Atkinson had a lengthy career in public service and served on the Freeholder Board for almost 20 years.

Freeholder Chila said, "The funds raised in this tournament help provide educational opportunities for county students who attend Rowan College at Gloucester County.  We are grateful to all of the sponsors and everyone who attends the event to support this great cause."

This year's sponsors include:  Auletto’s Catering, Axeon Refining, Bowman & Company LLP, Federici & Akin, Garrison Architects, Greyhawk Construction Managers/Consultants, J.F. McKernan Jr. Architects and Associates LLC, NuStar Energy, John M. Paz – Kingsway Class of 1974, Philadelphia Coca-Cola Bottling Company, Property Line Associate, LLC, Timothy Scaffidi – Attorney at Law, UTZ Quality Foods. 

All games played at Rowan College at Gloucester County.  Admission is $5 for adults, $3 for students, $1 for senior citizens, military and law enforcement personnel are free with proper ID. 

Game Schedule

Tuesday, December 27, 2016


Girls’ Division
1:00 PM 3:00 PM

Boys’ Division
6:00 PM 8:00 PM

Paulsboro vs. Deptford Timber Creek vs. Clearview
Deptford vs. Timber Creek Paulsboro vs. GCIT

Wednesday, December 28, 2016 Girls’ Division Consolation Game
1:00 PM Defeated of Tuesday’s games

Boys’ Division Consolation Game
3:00 PM Defeated of Tuesday’s games

Girls’ Division Championship Game
6:00 PM Winners of Tuesday’s games

Boys’ Division Championship Game
8:00 PM Winners of Tuesday’s games

Attached is the full program with players and positions.

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