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Wolves looking to repeat as champs of Sharpsburg tournament

Tawnya Panizzi
| Monday, Oct. 1, 2018, 1:27 p.m.
The 4th annual Tip Veltri Basketball Tournament will be Oct. 26-27 in Sharpsburg. Shown here is the championship Wolves team from 2017.
The 4th annual Tip Veltri Basketball Tournament will be Oct. 26-27 in Sharpsburg. Shown here is the championship Wolves team from 2017.

The Sharpsburg Wolves youth basketball team is looking to repeat as champions of the borough’s annual John “Tip” Veltri Tournament.

Opening round of the fourth annual competition is at 6 p.m. Oct. 26, at the Linden Gym,205 North Canal St.

The four-team tournament will see consolation and championship games at 6 p.m. Oct. 27.

As part of the festivities, the gym will come alive with a laser light show performance by Strobe Lighting and Sound at 7 p.m. Oct. 27.

Tournament Director Greg Domian said the show rivals, “some of the best fireworks displays you have ever seen.” There will be lasers, fog and bubbles filling the gym, all choreographed to popular music, he said.

“This is an event you don’t want to miss,” Domian said.

Admission is $3 for adults and $1 for students.

Tawnya Panizzi is a Tribune-Review staff writer. You can contact Tawnya at 412-782-2121, ext. 2, tpanizzi@tribweb.com or via Twitter @tawnyatrib.

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