Reec Creates Colorful Scene For Redbull’s 3x Tourny in Raleigh, NC.

3x3 Basketball has exploded within the USA basketball scene with US Basket & FIBA having a multitude of qualifying tournaments. These tournaments give any hoops trio the possibility of representing the USA in the 2020 Olympics as the Men's or Women's 3x3 Team. This weekend Redbull teamed up with US Basket for a unique take on the qualifier in Raleigh, NC. This version was a culmination of 3x basketball, entertainment and of course, complimentary Redbull. Midday Personality of ATL's Hot 107.9, Reec Swiney, provided a very unique take on color commentary for the women's and men's games. DJ Nevy of NC coordinated the music for the day. After a very competitive day of hoops the Women's Division named The GW Bulldogs winner. This was there 6th tournament this year and 4th final championship. The Men's division saw Atlanta's own 3x traveling team "Shooters Gone Shoot" take on a local NC 3x powerhouse [...]

August 26th, 2019|

Kids Received Free Hair Cuts & Supplies At Recent Clippers & Cops Event!

With back to school right around the corner it was a pleasant surprise for parents with children to receive free hair cuts and school supplies when they arrived to discuss many topics in an open forum with local law enforcement dubbed Clippers & Cops. Many topics of discussion took place in addition to the back to school festivities. Concerns of gang related policing, how to handle teen offenders, and knowing your rights during a traffic stop. Tensions did run HOT a few times, between some local activist and the officers but moderator Reec (Hot 107.9 / PAYUSA) got things back into perspective. In the end both parties were able to hear what the other was bringing to the table and a level empathy was reached. A favorite part of the event for the attendees was the "Traffic Stop" demonstration, in which officers mocked a traffic stop and pulled over Reec, giving out [...]

August 3rd, 2019|