Wilton's Lady of Fatima Hosts Ugolyn Hoops Tourney

WILTON, Conn. – The fifth annual Tyler Ugolyn Memorial Basketball Tournament tips off Thursday at Our Lady of Fatima in Wilton and runs through Feb. 10.

It features 40 boys and girls teams in grades 3-8 from 15 schools. Towns represented include Norwalk, Stamford, Westport and Weston.

The tournament is named after Tyler Ugolyn, a former Our Lady of Fatima student who died in the terrorist attacks in New York on Sept. 11, 2001. Ugolyn was a basketball star at Ridgefield High School and Columbia University before his death at the age of 23. 

The competition concludes with the girls and boys varsity championship games for seventh and eighth-grade teams on Feb. 10. Girls tip off at 6 p.m., boys at 7:30 p.m.

The complete schedule is available on the Our Lady of Fatima school website.

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