Dean Smith Leaves Trust Fund For UNC Former Players

Dean Smith makes a touching last impression on his former players by providing each of them a check upon his death:

http://ftw.usatoday.com/2015/03/dean-smith-unc-will-trust

 

Bill Would Allow Prep Transfers, May Replace FHSAA

Proposed legislation working its way through the Florida House of Representatives could eventually lead to high school athletes transferring virtually at will, and it would create a new governing body for high school athletics.

On Thursday, the House Education Committee is scheduled to hear the Extracurricular Activities Bill. Under the proposed bill, students would be eligible to play sports at schools outside their designated zone and school district if enrolled by the start of practice for their sport.

http://www.athleticbusiness.com/more-news/bill-would-allow-prep-transfers-may-replace-fhsaa-br.html?topic=2,100&eid=61619403&bid=1036417

Join Our March Madness Bracket….

……and test your skills against other high school sports junkies from across the nation.

CBS Sports March Madness Bracket:

http://ftth.mayhem.cbssports.com/e?ttag=BPM14_paste_cbsinv

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Let the Games begin!

Spending Big On Kids’ Sports? You’re Not Alone

Over the past 10 years, Alison and Scott Bermack have traveled hundreds of miles—and spent thousands of dollars—to attend gymnastic practices, workouts and tournaments with their son Zachary, now 16.

“It averages around $300 a month, year-round for training and that’s not including airfare, hotel rooms and food, uniforms and event fees,” said Alison, a 44-year-old freelance writer with two other children.

http://www.cnbc.com/id/101326773

Good Sam Flyin’ to the Hoop Press Conference Begins The Tournament Season!

The official press conference for the 2014 Good Samaritan Hospital Flyin’ to the Hoop went without a hitch yesterday, and the buzz of the event is in the air.  With 37 confirmed teams playing 22 games over the 4-day weekend, we are excited to offer the audience quite a show!  The talent for the 2014 tournament is stronger than ever with 13 different 5-star players on board.  For more details on the lineup and talent, check out:  http://flyintothehoop.com/.  Ticket sales have already begun so make sure to get yours before they are gone!

Eric Press Conference  2013

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2013 Skillz Academy – Another Successful Event

Check out the latest clip from the 2013 Good Samaritan Hospital Flyin’ to the Hoop Skillz Academy.  We are thrilled to have had another successful event!

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=xkxs6LgRdHs&feature=c4-overview&list=UUekbBt2Y09Gtn–x9_hoqpg

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2nd Annual Skillz Academy A Big Success

We are thrilled to have just completed our second annual Good Samaritan Hospital Flyin’ to the Hoop Skillz Academy!  The camp was a success with close to 150 attendees from nearby cities, taking place this year at Centerville High School.  The 2-day event gives kids the opportunities to work with a number of great high school coaches to hone their basketball skills and play against a diverse set of young talent, including the opposite sex.  Check out our interview below for a great look at the camp:

http://fox45now.com/shared/sports/features/local/stories/wrgt_vid_2222.shtml

 

Good Sam Flyin’ to the Hoop Economic Impact

We are always happy to do our little part in helping the Dayton economy and we just received word from the Dayton Visitors and Conventions Bureau that the Good Samaritan Hospital Flyin’ to the Hoop event this past January had a $1.9 Million impact on the Dayton area over that 3 day weekend!

Sports Image® is the parent company of Good Samaritan Hospital Flyin’ to to the Hoop.

Good Sam Hospital Flyin’ to Hoop Featured In SLAM

Check out this great feature of Good Samaritan Hospital Flyin’ to the Hoop in SLAM complete with stats on the talent and teams participating.  The games are just around the corner and we can’t wait to get the competition started!

http://www.slamonline.com/online/college-hs/high-school/2013/01/flyin-to-the-hoop-to-tip-this-weekend-in-dayton/

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Tune Into ESPN 1410 Tonight!

Eric Horstman, President of Good Samaritan Hospital Flyin’ to the Hoop, will be in the studio with ESPN 1410 tonight from 5:00-6:00pm.  Don’t forget to tune in for the latest updates and news on the tournament!

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