Hilton Scranton Sponsors Royals', Lady Royals' Tournaments

Representatives from University of Scranton Athletics met with representatives from the Hilton Scranton and Conference Center to discuss plans for a pair of upcoming basketball tournaments. From left, Trevor Woodruff, women’s basketball head coach; Victoria Rogers, Hilton Scranton director of sales and marketing; Robert Trotta, Hilton Scranton general manager; Danielle Borkowski, Hilton Scranton sales manager; Dave Martin, director of athletics at The University of Scranton; and Carl Danzig, men’s basketball head coach.
Representatives from University of Scranton Athletics met with representatives from the Hilton Scranton and Conference Center to discuss plans for a pair of upcoming basketball tournaments. From left, Trevor Woodruff, women’s basketball head coach; Victoria Rogers, Hilton Scranton director of sales and marketing; Robert Trotta, Hilton Scranton general manager; Danielle Borkowski, Hilton Scranton sales manager; Dave Martin, director of athletics at The University of Scranton; and Carl Danzig, men’s basketball head coach.

The Hilton Scranton and Conference Center will sponsor tournaments for The University of Scranton's men's and women's basketball teams in November and December, respectively.

The Hilton Scranton Invitational men's basketball tournament will take place Friday and Saturday, Nov. 17 and 18, in the John Long Center. University of Pittsburgh at Bradford and York College will play at 5:30 p.m. and the Royals will play Penn State Berks at 7:30 p.m. The tournament will continue Nov. 18 with the third-place game at 2 p.m. and the championship game at 4 p.m.

The Hilton Scranton Poinsettia Classic women's basketball tournament will begin Friday, Dec. 15, at 6 p.m. with Messiah College playing Fairleigh Dickinson University, Florham, in the John Long Center, followed by the Lady Royals versus Hartwick College at 8 p.m. The tournament will continue the third-place game at 2 p.m. and the championship game at 4 p.m. on Saturday, Dec. 16.

Tickets are available at the Long Center starting one hour before tip-off.