In less than a week a boys/girls 3-point and slam dunk champion will be crowned.
The event takes place at Trenton Catholic Academy with all proceeds going towards the Mercer County Sunshine Foundation Dreamlift program. Doors open at 5:30 p.m. and the festivities begin at 6:30 p.m. Admittance is $5.
The contest rules for all three competitions are below.
3-Point Girls & Boys Contest Rules
- Seven contestants
- Two rounds
- Four ball racks (five shots on each rack)
- Racks will be set up in both corners, and both elbows
- Players have one minute to shoot 20 balls
- Each ball is worth one point
- The three players with the most made shots in round one advance to round two
- The player in round two with most made shots is the winner
Slam Dunk Contest Rules
- Four contestants
- Dunks are evaluated by five judges and can earn up to 50 total points
- Each contestant dunks twice in the first round
- Two constants with highest combined score in round one advance
- The contestant with the highest combined score in the second round is the winner