Basketball Skill Events


Events:   Basketball Free Throw, Basketball Hot Shot, Basketball 3 Point Contest

Venue Location: Academy Park Gym

Address:   120 Everbright Avenue, Franklin, TN  37064

Basketball Free Throw 2020

Women's Competition Date:  Canceled for 2020 

Time:  TBD - Players may shoot anytime during this time period

            TBD - Tie breaker period

Men's Competition Date:  Canceled for 2020

Time:  TBD -  Players may shoot anytime during this time period

             TBD - Tie breaker period

Players MUST use the balls provided.  The format is as follows: You may shoot your 10 free throws anytime during the time listed above. One or two practice throws will be allowed prior to the official count if the participant desires.  Afterwards, there will be a period for tiebreakers. If you feel that you might be in contention for a medal, it is absolutely necessary that you check back at TBD. This is not a National qualifying event.  Ladies over 65: please note that you will be allowed to shoot from a 12’  line if you wish.

Basketball Hot Shot and Basketball 3 Point Contests

Men's and Women's 2020 Competition Date:  Canceled for 2020

Start Time:  

Women - TBD

Men - TBD

  • The ladies will compete first at TBD followed by the men at TBD. 
  • In the hot shot, five spots are marked at locations on the court. The competitor has one minute to score as many points as possible from these marks that are worth between 2 and 5 points. 
  • The three point contest consists of 10 shots behind the three point line.  
  • These are not National qualifying events.

Sports Chair:  Gary Hathcock and Chris Gravlee

Medals: If you must leave before medals are awarded, please have a friend/athlete check your place and pick it up for you.   Medals will also be mailed after receiving a request in writing, accompanied by a check payable to the TN Senior Olympics in the amount of $3.00 per medal for shipping.  Mail to: TSO, PO Box 681, Mt. Juliet, TN 37121.

Basketball Skill Events Check-In Information:  Please click here


Basketball Skill Events Rule Book