Beth Ann Vanek This Means War Against Breast Cancer

Helping Trumbull County Survivors Wage War Against Breast Cancer

3-on-3 Basketball Tournament

Registration is now open!

The 7th annual This Means War 3-on-3 Basketball Tournament will be held:

Date: Oct. 14, 2017

Time: Team check-in will be held from 8-8:50 a.m. Games begin at 9 a.m.

Location: Southington High School, 2482 State Route 534, Southington, Ohio 44470

Cost: $20 per youth player; $25 per adult player. The cost of the tournament will increase by $5 per person after Oct. 8.

Entry fee includes a slice of pizza, bottle of water and Chinese auction tickets. Youth registered before Sept. 30 also will receive a free tournament T-shirt.

Prizes: $300 cash, $120 in gift cards or trophies, depending on age division.

Best Team Name contest: Breast cancer survivor Alexandria Baker will pick her favorite team name from those registered by Oct. 8 and that team will win a free large pizza at the tournament.


This is a double-elimination tournament. Each team can have up to four players. Maximum number of teams from all divisions accepted is 50. 

Games will be scheduled in the order of team registration by division.
Teams who are more than 10 minutes late to their game will forfeit.

No refunds. No exceptions.


How to register:

Each player must register individually. 

1.Pick a team name. Each player must use the same team name during the registration process. (Don't forget, our honoree Alexandria Baker will pick her favorite team name and that team will win a free large pizza at the tournament!)

2. Designate a team captain. This will be the person This Means War will contact on behalf of the team if there are any questions or concerns. During the registration process, you will be asked whether you are the team captain. Only one player on the team should answer "Yes."

3. Review the tournament rules, liability waiver and concussion awareness information. You will be asked to confirm that you acknowledge and agree to each document during the registration process. 

4. Now that you're ready, click here: Get me registered!

Thank you!

If you have any questions, please contact Ken Moy at 330-307-7871 or email [email protected].

Congratulations 2016 basketball winners!

Adult division winners: RIP City
It was a RIP City 3-peat! Congratulations to John, Sean, Preston and their new team member Jay for topping the adult division for a third consecutive tournament.

7th-8th grade division winners: Trumbull County Ballers
Part of the winning Rat Pack team from 2016 returned to win the new 7th-8th grade youth division in 2016. Congrats to Anthony, Luca and Brendon!

5th-6th grade division winners: Bball Battlers
This brand new team made an instant impact by winning the 5th-6th grade division in 2016. Congrats to Carson, Ryan and Evan!

To view the hundreds of photos from our 6th Annual This Means War 3-on-3 Basketball Tournament & Chinese Auction click here: War for Erica 2016

Previous tournament winners

2015
Adult division: RIP City with John Sean, Preston and Joel
9th-12th grade: Team Faith with Travis, Tommy, Eric and Josh.
7th-8th grade:
Buckeyes with Reese, Michael, Adam and Zack.
4th-6th grade:
The Rack Pack with Anthony, Luca, Grant and Caden.
Best Team Name:
Ohio Girls
Photos of the 2015 tournament: 5th Annual
2014 Winners
Adult division: RIP City
9th-12th grade division: NBA Street Volume 2 Legends
7th-8th grade division: Ballers
3rd-6th grade division: The Heat
Best Team Name: Tumornators
Photos of the 2014 tournament: This Means War.

2013 Winners
Adult division: White Mambas
9th-12th grade division: BLEEivers
7th-8th grade division:  Rapid Fire
3rd-6th grade division: Backyard Ballers
Photos of the 2013 tournament: 3rd Annual
Photos of each team that played in the tournament:  2013 Team Photos.

Win Steak for a Year
in the Half-Court Shot Contest


A half-court shot contest will be held during the intermission of the 3-on-3 basketball tournament.
For $5 per shot, you will have a chance to win steak for a year from Texas Roadhouse in Niles.
Every shooter will receive a free appetizer coupon.
Last year, we had three winners. Will you be one of them this year? Good luck!