The Salvation Army in Tyler is hosting it's first Hoops for Hope basketball tournament July 8 and 9.

It is a 3 on 3 tournament of men's and women's teams played at All Saints Episcopal School and The Salvation Army. All the games will be on indoor courts. Referees will also be provided.

If you sign up your team by June 15, cost is $140 for the team. After June 15, cost is $150.

Each team will be guaranteed a minimum of three games. Winner of each adult bracket will take home $500. If a team is comprised of junior high or high school athletes, gift cards will be the grand prize for their bracket.

All the proceeds will go toward the Tyler Salvation Army in their continuing efforts to help those in need.

For all the details and to register your team, go to

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