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    Westbasketball
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    The 36th Annual Jane and Finch Classic – Increase the Peace

    Post by Westbasketball on Tue Jul 01, 2014 12:07 pm

    The 36th Annual Jane and Finch Classic – Increase the Peace Basketball Tournament

    Come out and play against the best talent from the city at the 36th Annual Jane and Finch Classic – Increase the Peace Basketball Tournament. (ALL GAMES WILL BE PLAYED ON FULL SIZE GYM FLOOR.  ABSOLUTELY NO HALF COURT GAMES)


    HISTORY & TOURNAMENT SUMMARY
    Historically, this tournament dates back to the 1978, held at Westview C.S. and Humber College during that vibrant 80’s and later solely at Westview C.S. in the 90’s.  In the new millennium, the Jane and Finch tournament changed venues from local schools in the community to York University and was clearly the best tournament in the city.  Some of the most influential and talented athletes in North America participate in this highly prestigious event - The Finch tournament included talented young athletics such as Chris Webber, Robert 'Tractor' Traylor, Glen ‘Big Dog’ Roberson and others over the years. Basketball fans and players alike look forward to this event held in the grass roots community of west end finch.  Now back at the local schools within the community; the Jane and Finch - “Increase the Peace” basketball Classic will surely be an event you do not want to miss this summer.

    WHAT WE WILL ACHIEVE
    The theme for this event will be REAL (Respect, Everyone and Life) and of course have fun!!!

    DATES: AUG 7TH, 8TH, 9TH, AND – 10TH

    LOCATIONS: St. Basil The Great College; James Cardinal McGuigan, and Archbishop Romero (ALL GAMES WILL BE PLAYED ON FULL SIZE GYM FLOOR.  ABSOLUTELY NO HALF COURT GAMES)

    Clips from the past:  

    https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=zTsFHiPyi9o
    (Toronto and Jane & Finch's all-time great Point Guard Junior Cadougan entering the building for the Men's Semi - Final game at the Jane and Finch Classic 2012)

    https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=X0SiMfXlyBc
    (Tevin Findlay with a nice cross-over)

    https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=alzlO6OXojw
    (James Sylvester with Monster Block)

    https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=fn3EKvsM0Iw
    (Alex “Superman” Johnson warming up at the Jane and Finch Classic – 2012)

    WHY THE TOURNAMENT?
    The teams will consist of middle school, high school, university, college and professional level players. This tournament is meant to set a stage for positive reinforcement; giving youth an opportunity to socialize and interact with professionals and post-secondary level players that have gone through life experiences.  By cultivating positivity we hope this experience will enhance and motivate our youth who are trying to pursue careers and realize their dreams.

    TOURNAMENT STRUCTURE AND PROFILE
    For more information, please email: janeandfinchclassic@gmail.com or call 647-996-7325

    *TABO CERTIFIED LEAGUE OFFICIALS FOR ALL GAMES *

    AGE CATEGORY:

    Elite Men  $350

    Open Women  $350

    19 & Under Boys  $300

    17 & Under Boys and Girls 17-under (As of Jan 1st, same year) $300

    15 & Under Boys and Girls 15-under (As of Jan 1st, same year) $300

    13 & Under Boys and Girls 13-under (As of Jan 1st, same year) $250

    11 & Under Boys 11-under (As of Jan 1st, same year) $250


    Last edited by Westbasketball on Wed Jul 23, 2014 2:04 pm; edited 1 time in total
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    Re: The 36th Annual Jane and Finch Classic – Increase the Peace

    Post by Westbasketball on Wed Jul 23, 2014 2:03 pm

    The 36th annual Jane and Finch Classic field is stacked-packed with the best teams form the GTA, Nova Scotia, and Montreal all confirming their place in this years tournament.

    If you believe that you have a competitive team, and have not registered them yet, please do so as spots are filling up like a car gas tank.
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    All Teams have been confirmed. Looking for one more 17 u

    Post by Westbasketball on Sat Jul 26, 2014 11:11 am

    The 36th Annual Jane and Finch Classic - Increase the Peace Basketball Tournament is going to be the most competitive tournament in the city of Toronto for the summer of 2014…check out the field below.
    Don't miss out on the opportunity to compete and play in the most competitive summer tournament in Toronto.

    Open Men's - St. Basil's the Great College: 20 Starview Ln North York, ON M9M 3B2

    1.Ottawa Guardsman
    2.John Innes
    3.Yaaace
    4.OVO
    5.PUSH (Defending Camps 2013 Jane and Finch Classic)
    6.RTR
    7."5 Guys"
    8.Toronto 3D
    9.Top Gun
    10.Toronto Basketball
    11.Team Jordan
    12.Deen Up

    19 Under - Male St. Basil's the Great College School: 20 Starview Ln North York, ON M9M 3B2 (Thursday and Championship game only) / Archbishop Romero: (Friday and Saturday games) 99 Humber Boulevard Toronto,ON,M6N 2H4 /Regina Pacis/Msgr. Fraser College: 45 Norfinch Dr

    1.Team Frech (Montreal)
    2.Yaaace
    3.Can-Amera
    4.GrassRoots
    5.Mississauge Elite
    6.Clarkson
    7.IME
    8.Northern Kings (Defending Camps 2013 Jane and Finch Classic)
    9.Yaaace (Coach Carlos Playing up)

    17 Under Male James Cardinal McGuigan (All Games expect Championship Game) / St. Basil's the Great College School: 20 Starview Ln North York, ON M9M 3B2 (Championship game only)

    1.3WYA (Scotia)
    2.Raise Unlimited
    3.GrassRoots
    4.NR Crazy Catz
    5.Etobicoke Basketball
    6.Motion (Bobb)
    7.Caswell Cyrus
    8.Deen Up
    9.TTT
    10.RTR
    11.Wc2p

    15 Under – Male James Cardinal McGuigan: 1440 Finch Avenue West, North York, ON, M3J 3G3 /St. Basil's the Great College School: 20 Starview Ln North York, ON M9M 3B2 (Championship game only)

    1.Brampton Warriors
    2.GrassRoots
    3.Raise Unlimited
    4.Caswell Cyrus
    5.Deen Up
    6.BMD Falcon
    7.Northern Kings
    8.PUSH
    9.Motion (Campbell)
    10.Motion (Boucud)
    11.Ragged Rascals (Winners of the Phoenix Classic)
    12.Top Notch Sports Meltz

    13 Under – Male Archbishop Romero: 99 Humber Boulevard Toronto,ON,M6N 2H4 (Friday, Saturday and Q-finals games) / St. Basil's the Great College School: 20 Starview Ln North York, ON M9M 3B2 (Thursday, Semis and Championship Games) and Regina Pacis/Msgr. Fraser College: 45 Norfinch Dr)

    1.GrassRoots
    2.3WYA (Scotia – A)
    3.Mississauga Knights
    4.BMD Falcon
    5.Brampton Kings
    6.Oakville Basketball (B)
    7.Motion
    8.3WYA (Scotia – B)
    9.Caswell Cyrus
    10.Raise Unlimited
    11.Northern Kings
    12.Oakville Basketball (A)
    13.Wc2p (A)
    14.Wc2p (B)
    15.RTR


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    Re: The 36th Annual Jane and Finch Classic – Increase the Peace

    Post by Mikaiilaslani9 on Thu Aug 07, 2014 3:10 pm

    Hi, my name is Mikaiil Aslani and I'm looking for an AAU/OBA team to play in the tournament with, preferable division 1, but can settle for division 2-5. I promise wins if you choose me, I'm a great team player and I work well with anyone.

    Any questions please email me at: mikaiilaslani9@gmail.com
    Or call me at: (905)770-7085
    My details and stats are below.

    Height: 6'6
    Wing span: 6'8
    Weight: 150
    Points/game: 24
    Assists/game: 7
    Blocks/game: 12
    Rebounds/game: 14

      Current date/time is Mon Nov 12, 2018 1:49 pm