Harrisburg High School to Host Intrasquad Scrimmage

Sioux Falls, S.D. (November 12, 2009) – The Sioux Falls Skyforce announced today that Harrisburg High School will host an intrasquad scrimmage on Tuesday, Nov. 17 at 7 p.m. The event will be the first time fans can see the team in action and 2009-10 season ticket packages will be available for pickup. Harrisburg High School is located at 1300 W. Willow St. in Harrisburg, S.D.

Cost for the scrimmage is $5 for adults and $3 for children and all proceeds will help support Harrisburg Tiger athletic programs. Skyforce coaches and players will also host a free clinic from 5:30-6:30 p.m. for all Big Sioux Youth Basketball League players.

Fans are encouraged to come and see Raymond Sykes, the thirteenth overall pick in the 2009 NBA Development League Draft, Joe Krabbenhoft, a former Roosevelt High and University of Wisconsin forward, and the rest of the team in action as they battle for a spot on the opening day roster.

The training camp roster will be trimmed to 12 players on Wednesday, Nov. 18 and the team will travel to Hazelton, N.D. for a preseason game against the archrival Dakota Wizards on Friday, Nov. 20 at 6 p.m. The opening day roster will be announced on Wednesday, Nov. 25 as the 2009-10 NBA D-League regular season tips off on Friday, Nov. 27 with six games.

Season tickets and 12-ticket flex packs are on sale for the 2009-10 season. Discounts and benefits are also available for groups of 10 or more. The home opener is set for Friday, Nov. 27 against the expansion Maine Red Claws. For more information please contact a Skyforce representative at (605) 332-0605.