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Hoopfest minis hit the courts

Hoopfest minis hit the courtsHoopfest minis hit the courts
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  • 10 months ago
Hoopfest 2014

PHOTOS: Hoopfest Youth Free Throw Contest

PHOTOS: Hoopfest Youth Free Throw ContestPHOTOS: Hoopfest Youth Free Throw Contest
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  • 10 months ago
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Man battling leukemia plays in 14th Hoopfest

Man battling leukemia plays in 14th Hoopfest The Oberst family had been through a lot. Steve Oberst’s son, Connar, fought cancer in 2003 and won the battle. He was in remission in 2014. It was unknown how much time was left with his father.
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  • 10 months ago
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Scenes from Hoopfest 2014

Scenes from Hoopfest 2014The 25th edition of Hoopfest, the largest 3-on-3 basketball tournament on the planet, got underway Saturday.
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  • 10 months ago
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Sea Gals dance at Hoopfest

Sea Gals dance at Hoopfest Sea Gals dance at Hoopfest
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  • 9 months, 4 weeks ago
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25 years later, original Hoopfest player still going strong

25 years later, original Hoopfest player still going strongHoopfest got its start 25 years ago in Spokane. Steve Chandler hasn’t missed a single one since.
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  • 10 months ago
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Hoopfest team plays in honor of Ayla James and Gracie Snider

Hoopfest team plays in honor of Ayla James and Gracie Snider Ayla James, 10, was hurt in a horrible crash in May of 2014 alongside her ten-year-old friend Gracie Snider. Snider was killed in the crash. James continued to recover at a Seattle hospital in June.
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  • 10 months ago
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Hotel construction pushes Hoopfest players north

Hotel construction pushes Hoopfest players northHoopfest organizers are used to adding more courts each year, but construction in Downtown Spokane complicated things this year.
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  • 10 months ago
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Disabled athletes get their Hoopfest game on

Disabled athletes get their Hoopfest game onDisabled athletes were among some of the 7,000 teams hitting the courts Saturday for Hoopfest 25.
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  • 10 months ago
Hoopfest 2014

Hoopfest check-in opens in Spokane

Hoopfest check-in opens in Spokane Hoopfest check-in opens in Spokane
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  • 10 months ago
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Rain could alter Hoopfest court plans

Rain could alter Hoopfest court plans The tournament could technically start without any boundaries if the court tape won't stick and the chalk washes away.
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  • 10 months ago
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Hoopfest plans for possible rain

Hoopfest plans for possible rain Last year, rain fell hard on Saturday. But Hoopfest organizers learned from that and have backup plans and courts in place.
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  • 10 months ago
Hoopfest 2014

#K2Hoopfest: Share your court photos with KREM 2

#K2Hoopfest: Share your court photos with KREM 2#K2Hoopfest: Share your court photos with KREM 2
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  • 10 months ago
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Best Hoopfest Team Name: Igottatakeahoop

Best Hoopfest Team Name: Igottatakeahoop KREM 2 News will reveal the winner of the Best Team Name bracket Monday, June 30 on KREM 2 News at 5:00 p.m
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  • 10 months ago
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Top 5 Hoopfest shirts of 2013

Top 5 Hoopfest shirts of 2013 Top 5 Hoopfest shirts of 2013
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  • 10 months ago
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Hoopfest accepting team entries until Tuesday

Hoopfest accepting team entries until TuesdayEvent organizers said four more courts were added to the event and there is room for 50 more teams.
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  • 11 months ago
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Hoopfest registration nears all-time record

Hoopfest registration nears all-time recordHoopfest organizers were hoping for the biggest year yet for its 25th year. One month out, it looks like 2014’s event could possibly pass the 7,090 teams that registered in 2012, the most to date.
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  • 11 months ago
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How big can Hoopfest get?

How big can Hoopfest get? As Hoopfest celebrates its 25th year, organizers are hopeful it will be bigger than ever. Registration ends Monday, May 19. But Hoopfest’s new executive director, Matt Santangelo, is mindful that growth has its risks.
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  • 11 months, 1 week ago
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Deadline to register for Hoopfest is Monday

Deadline to register for Hoopfest is MondayTeams have until midnight Monday to register.
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  • 11 months, 1 week ago
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Former GU basketball player hired to lead Hoopfest

Former GU basketball player hired to lead HoopfestMatt Santangelo will transition into his new duties on April 14 and will work with Hoopfest’s current director Rick Steltenpohl through the 2014 event.
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  • 11 months, 1 week ago
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City Parks: Hoopfest virtually eliminates vandalism

City Parks: Hoopfest virtually eliminates vandalismCity Parks: Hoopfest virtually eliminates vandalism
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  • 1 year, 9 months ago
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Spokane Hoopfest Elite Division Championship Games

Spokane Hoopfest Elite Division Championship Games We've got highlights from the Elite Men's 6 Feet Over Title Game that featured former Zags, plus we show you the Elite Men's 6 Feet Under Championship Contest, along with the Women's Elite winner.
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  • 1 year, 3 months ago
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RAW: Hoopfest flash mob dances through Downtown

RAW: Hoopfest flash mob dances through Downtown RAW: Hoopfest flash mob dances through Downtown
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  • 1 year, 10 months ago
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The original Hoopfest volunteers still going strong

The original Hoopfest volunteers still going strongThree thousand volunteers helped out at the 24th Hoopfest in downtown Spokane. Some of those volunteers have now showed up to help every single year.
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  • 1 year, 10 months ago
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Highlights from Day 1 of Spokane Hoopfest

Highlights from Day 1 of Spokane Hoopfest KREM 2's Darnay Tripp and Bryan Fenley run down action from Saturday's games.
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  • 1 year, 3 months ago
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Spokane Hoopfest's Slam Dunk Competition

Spokane Hoopfest's Slam Dunk Competition Three participants made the finals, with Jamaal Thomas taking home the title.
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  • 1 year, 3 months ago
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Hoopfest players and fans deal with scorching heat

Hoopfest players and fans deal with scorching heatWith temps in the 90s, Hoopfest players and fans looked for ways to cool off Sunday.
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  • 1 year, 10 months ago
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Spokane recovers from Hoopfest

Spokane recovers from Hoopfest The signs of thousands of teams and fans packing downtown streets were all but gone Monday morning.
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  • 1 year, 9 months ago
Local

'Power Rangers' supercharge Hoopfest

'Power Rangers' supercharge HoopfestAlmost 7,100 teams competed in Hoopfest 2013. Some were filled with serious players, others with participants just wanting to have fun. Then there were these guys.
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  • 1 year, 10 months ago
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Hoopfest team carries on deceased player’s memory

Hoopfest team carries on deceased player’s memoryA group of Hoopfest players took to the court Saturday and Sunday in honor of a teammate, who died before he could play in the tournament he loved so much.
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  • 1 year, 10 months ago
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Team Armpit Juice drops first game but still in the lead for best team name

Team Armpit Juice drops first game but still in the lead for best team nameArmpit Juice is still the top vote getter. They lost their first Hoopfest game Saturday morning. However, they said that has not damped their spirits. Right now, they are in the final four and have the majority of the vote over their opponent, The
  • Hoopfest 2014
  • 1 year, 3 months ago
Hoopfest 2014

Injuries down this year despite slick courts at Hoopfest

Injuries down this year despite slick courts at HoopfestInjuries down this year despite slick courts at Hoopfest
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  • 1 year, 3 months ago
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Rainbow of shoes brightens Hoopfest courts

Rainbow of shoes brightens Hoopfest courts Rainbow of shoes brightens Hoopfest courts
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  • 1 year, 10 months ago
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PHOTOS: Hoopfest 2013 highlights

PHOTOS: Hoopfest 2013 highlightsPHOTOS: Hoopfest 2013 highlights
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  • 1 year, 3 months ago
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PHOTOS: Slam dunk competitors soar across center court

PHOTOS: Slam dunk competitors soar across center court PHOTOS: Slam dunk competitors soar across center court
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  • 1 year, 3 months ago
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Sea Gals dance at Hoopfest

Sea Gals dance at Hoopfest Sea Gals dance at Hoopfest
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  • 1 year, 3 months ago
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Gracie Snider's mom watches Hoopfest team play in daughter's honor

Gracie Snider's mom watches Hoopfest team play in daughter's honorHoopfest player Jazmine McGee said she was especially fired up on Saturday because Gracie Snider’s parents were in the crowd.
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  • 6 months, 3 weeks ago
Hoopfest 2014

PHOTOS: Hoopfest Shoot-Off

PHOTOS: Hoopfest Shoot-OffPHOTOS: Hoopfest Shoot-Off
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  • 6 months, 3 weeks ago
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Weather clears up Saturday for Hoopfest

Weather clears up Saturday for Hoopfest Everyone was on alert for the rain on Saturday but Downtown Spokane made it into the evening with nothing but sunshine and clouds. It was a close call for volunteers putting down the tape for the courts.
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  • 6 months, 3 weeks ago
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Spokane police fully staffed for Hoopfest weekend

Spokane police fully staffed for Hoopfest weekend There were set to be 100 officers swarming Hoopfest. Police said that did not mean that criminals should feel free to terrorize the rest of the city.
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  • 6 months, 3 weeks ago
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Man battling leukemia plays in 14th Hoopfest

Man battling leukemia plays in 14th Hoopfest The Oberst family had been through a lot. Steve Oberst’s son, Connar, fought cancer in 2003 and won the battle. He was in remission in 2014. It was unknown how much time was left with his father.
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  • 6 months, 3 weeks ago
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25 years later, original Hoopfest player still going strong

25 years later, original Hoopfest player still going strongHoopfest got its start 25 years ago in Spokane. Steve Chandler hasn’t missed a single one since.
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  • 6 months, 3 weeks ago
Local

Hoopfest players and fans deal with scorching heat

Hoopfest players and fans deal with scorching heatWith temps in the 90s, Hoopfest players and fans looked for ways to cool off Sunday.
  • Local
  • 6 months, 3 weeks ago
Local

'Power Rangers' supercharge Hoopfest

'Power Rangers' supercharge HoopfestAlmost 7,100 teams competed in Hoopfest 2013. Some were filled with serious players, others with participants just wanting to have fun. Then there were these guys.
  • Local
  • 6 months, 3 weeks ago
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Hoopfest team carries on deceased player’s memory

Hoopfest team carries on deceased player’s memoryA group of Hoopfest players took to the court Saturday and Sunday in honor of a teammate, who died before he could play in the tournament he loved so much.
  • News
  • 6 months, 3 weeks ago
Hoopfest 2014

Team Armpit Juice drops first game but still in the lead for best team name

Team Armpit Juice drops first game but still in the lead for best team nameArmpit Juice is still the top vote getter. They lost their first Hoopfest game Saturday morning. However, they said that has not damped their spirits. Right now, they are in the final four and have the majority of the vote over their opponent, The
  • Hoopfest 2014
  • 6 months, 3 weeks ago
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Injuries down this year despite slick courts at Hoopfest

Injuries down this year despite slick courts at HoopfestInjuries down this year despite slick courts at Hoopfest
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  • 6 months, 3 weeks ago
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Players pack Hoopfest tents for check-in

Players pack Hoopfest tents for check-inHoopfest organizers said 7,607 teams are signed up to play this weekend in Spokane. Share your pictures on our Facebook wall or tweet us at #HoopfestKREM.
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  • 6 months, 3 weeks ago
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