Registration open for Share’s Hoops on the River, Aug. 17-19; register before Aug. 1 and get a discount

Registration is open for Share’s 7th annual Hoops on the RiverAug. 17 to 19, at Vancouver Landing. Teams can register online at On Aug. 1, entry fee increases by $25. Entry forms must be received by Aug. 10. Registered participants will be eligible to compete in a three-point shooting contest and/or slam-dunk contest. The 2012 Celebrity Match will be held on Saturday, Aug. 18, at noon on center court. Food and commercial vendors will also be on site throughout the tournament. Included with each team entry fee is an invitation to attend a free Kids Clinic, sponsored by Concordia University, on Friday, Aug. 17, from 2 to 4 p.m. All proceeds from Hoops on the River benefit Share and the hungry and homeless in Clark County. Last year’s tournament raised $58,745. Sponsors include Wells Fargo, City of Vancouver, and Les Schwab.