PREVIEW: Halloween Classic

ANAHEIM, CA – Open Gym Premier’s 6th Annual Halloween Classic will host 260 teams from across Southern California, Nevada, Arizona, and as far north as Calgary, Canada. The event will play a big role in determining the G365 West and SoCal Regional team rankings, releasing November 15 on the new Grassroots 365 website.



The Halloween Classic will feature 67 eighth-grade teams (12 in Gold Division), 57 seventh-grade teams (4 in Open Division), 51 sixth-grade teams (4 in Open Division), 27 fifth-grade teams (8 in Gold Division), 23 fourth-grade teams (5 in Gold Division), 13 third-grade teams (4 in Gold Division), and 5 second-grade teams.

The 8th Grade Division features the 2016-17 season champs and top rated team, Elite Sports Club, led by Skyy Clark, Sam Slutske, Ben Shtolzberg, Jaxon Kohler, Henri Adiassa, and Mike Price. The division also features three other G365 West Ranked Teams: #8 Real Run, #11 Compton Magic, and #25 Walnut Elite. The field also includes Sky Blue, 7 Days Basketball, Vegas Elite, Team Dream, and WCE 2022.

The 7th Grade Open Division features G365 West #15, Team DTermined, as well as the Academy of Future Ballers, California Stars, and Team Nikos.

The 6th Grade Division will feature three G365 West Ranked Teams: #9 Team DTermined, #15 OGP HQ Black, and #16 Fresno Swoosh Elite. Rounding out the top four will be I805 Select.

The 5th Grade Division will feature three G365 Ranked Teams: #3 California Stars, #17 Team Nikos, and #23 Team DTermined Select.

The 4th Grade Division will feature G365 West #8 and OGP Fall Classic Champs, The Truth, #11 Vegas Elite, and #19 YouBall.

The 3rd Grade Division will feature G365 West #3 Team Nikos Black and #10 Vegas Elite.