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Gus Macker Registration Deadline Extended

Gus Macker Registration Deadline Extended


Gus Macker Registration Deadline Extended

The registration deadline for one of Sheboygan County's most popular summer events, the Gus Macker 3-on-3 Basketball Tournament, has been extended to this Monday, July 19.

Sheboygan's Gus Macker, the only one being held in Wisconsin this year, will be July 31 and August 1 at the Harbor Centre Marina on the Lake Michigan shoreline. This is the 26th year the Macker is being held in Sheboygan.

Visit this website to register your team.

This two-day tournament is open to players of all ages and abilities for a weekend spent on the basketball court and at the beach.

In addition to tournament play, there will be a slam-dunk contest, a dream court for the mini-Mackers and more. Food sold by Lakeland’s Dining Services will be available onsite, featuring vendors such as Johnsonville brats.

Dozens of dedicated volunteers will run the tournament, which is organized by and supports Launch: Lakeland Student-Run Businesses.

The mission of Lakeland’s Launch venture is to transform Lakeland students into the next generation of innovative leaders by providing paid experiential and entrepreneurial learning opportunities that prepare students for diverse careers in a multi-faceted world.

Lakeland students are empowered to create, develop, manage and lead business ventures. These experiences are part of a campus-wide initiative that instills an entrepreneurial mindset that is applicable across all majors.

For questions or additional information about the Macker, please contact Ali Wilson at