The 1st Annual Unity in Community Summer League


The first annual Unity in The Community (UTC) Summer League is a movement founded by Sylvester Jeffrey, Sandy Hayes, Peter Smith, & Bernard Hicks to unite the community using the game of basketball as a vehicle to promote peace, unity,  and community upliftment. This is a non for profit event geared towards positive initiatives such as; helping adults in attaining there G.E.D’s, educating our community members on ways to socially cope with day to day problems, financial education, & community beautification projects. This is a 10 week tournament which starts on June 17th, 2017 featuring some of the top youth basketball teams in the area ranging from ages 8U – 18U. Some of the invited guest slated to attend are: Stephen Smith (“First Take” on ESPN),

DarrylD.M.C.Matthews McDaniels, Rock & Roll Hall of Fame inductee from the legendary rap group Run-DMC,
former 10 year NBA player and current assistant coach for the OKC Thunder, Royal Ivey


and many more!

With tournament coverage and player highlights from

Date: Starts June 17, 2017

Days: Tuesdays, Thursdays, Fridays, & Saturdays


  1. Jamaica Park – 202 Street & Jamaica Ave. Hollis, NY 11423
  2. Hollis Playground Park – 204th Street & Hollis Ave. Hollis, NY 11423


  • 10 players / team
  • 8 teams / division
  • 7 divisions
  • 5 games guaranteed
  • Stop time games

Team Admission Fee:

8U, 10U, 12U – $200

14U – $250

16U & 18U – $300

Unlimited – $500

*All Prices include uniforms for every age group

For more info contact:

Sylvester Jeffrey 917-670-0635

Sandy Hayes 631-275-1033

When you register be sure to submit Promo Code #iLuvBBall on you application for a prize from You must be registered on the website to be eligible for the prize.  Click here  now to register on and I hope to see you there.

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