ACC Partners with YMCA for Shootout Competition

Children invited to compete for chance to take the court at the 2015 New York Life ACC Tournament

GREENSBORO, NC – The Finals of the inaugural ACC Shootout will take place on Wednesday, March 11th at the New York Life ACC Tournament.  The ACC partnered with the YMCA to develop and stage the local/regional shooting competitions on February 8 and 15 at 13 YMCAs throughout North Carolina.  For each round of the ACC Shootout, participants have 90 seconds to score as many points as possible while shooting from a variety of spots on the floor. 

Competitors in the Finals will be representing one of four participating markets in North Carolina – Asheville, Charlotte, Greensboro/High Point and Winston-Salem/Statesville.  At the Finals, one competitor per age group per market (6-7, 8-9 and 10-12) will compete for the championship.  The 6-7 year-old finals will take place at FanFest at 11 a.m. with the older age groups competing at halftime of the 2 p.m. game in the Greensboro Coliseum.