56 shooters participated in the opening round of the 2017 Pistons Academy Free Throw Contest and 16 players qualified for the “Sweet-16″ round which is scheduled for Saturday, March 4th at Berkshire Middle School starting at 5:30pm. Here are your qualifiers: FT Contest-Sweet 16
Shooters who are in the sweet 16 are encouraged to arrive no later than 5:15pm and be prepared to start promptly at 5:30pm after the final league game of the day. As well, the top 16 are required to RSVP with Aaron Smith: firstname.lastname@example.org no later than Monday, February 27th.
All shooters in the Sweet-16 will receive a trophy and the winner will compete against the other three regional winners on Thursday, March 16th at the Palace of Auburn Hills.
On behalf of the Detroit Pistons, we thank everyone who participated and we look forward to seeing you on the court again soon!