The Pacesetter Region five youth basketball championships will be held in Hutchinson on Saturday and Sunday, April 13 and 14, for all teams in grades 4-9.
The Region five champion will advance to the Pacesetter Minnesota state tournament in Maple Grove in June. The Minnesota state champion and runner-up will advance to the Pacesetter Great Five-State Championships in Minneapolis, where each team will play on the main Target Center floor.
All teams will play 3-4 games in the regional tournament. Over 1,000 teams from Iowa, Minn., N.D., S.D., and Wis. are expected to play in this five state playoff system, which is sponsored by the Minnesota Lynx and Timberwolves. Sites, dates, further information and registration are available at www.pacesettersports.net.