Tea Area High School to Host Intrasquad Scrimmage

Sioux Falls, S.D. (November 8, 2007) – The Sioux Falls Skyforce announced today that Tea Area High School will host an intrasquad scrimmage on Tuesday, Nov. 13 at 7:30 p.m. The cost for the scrimmage will be $3 for adults and $2 for children, with all proceeds going towards the athletic facility fund to help them continue to develop their athletic complex. Tea Area High School is located at 500 W. Brian Street in Tea, S.D.

“We are excited to host an intrasquad scrimmage for the second straight year,” said Tea Area District Superintendent/Athletic Director Dean Jones. “The Skyforce has great people in their organization and they have made it easy for us to work with them. They are an asset to the Sioux Falls community.”

Fans are encouraged to come and see Nik Caner-Medley, the sixth overall pick in the 2007 NBA Development League Draft, and the rest of the team in action as they battle for a spot on the opening day roster. T-shirts and other prizes will be given away throughout the evening.

The training camp roster will be trimmed to 12 players on Wednesday, Nov. 14 and the team will travel to Dickinson, N.D. for a preseason game against the archrival Dakota Wizards on Friday, Nov. 16 at 6:30 p.m. MT. The opening day roster will be announced on Wednesday, Nov. 21 as the 2007-08 D-League regular season tips off on Friday, Nov. 23 with five games.

The home opener is set for Saturday, Nov. 24 against the Tulsa 66ers. Tipoff is set for 7 p.m. at the Sioux Falls Arena. The first 500 kids in attendance will receive a free Skyforce jersey courtesy of MetaBank. For information on group, season and single game tickets please contact a Skyforce representative at (605) 332-0605.