NCAA Bracket Contest

Follow this link to enter online. You must have an ESPN profile to enter online. There is no charge to make an account or enter. Bracket name should be entrant's first and last name.

If you wish to enter a paper copy drop it off at the Leader office before 5 p.m. on Wednesday. Official rules are below. Good luck!

First place will recieve a $50 gift certificate to Main Street Pizza. Second place will get a $35 gift certificiate to Country Cookin. Third place is a $20 gift certificate to McDonald's

1. All entries must be on official form. Additional
copies available at The Salem Leader office.
Entry forms must be turned in no later than
5 p.m. Wednesday, March 14, 2018. No late
entries will be accepted. Drop off at The Salem
Leader, 117-119 East Walnut Street, Salem.
Mailed entries must be postmarked by
Wednesday, March 14, 2018.
2. All entry forms must be signed and completed.
In case of a tie, the winner will be determined
by the point difference of the final game score.
3. Staff members of Leader Publishing Company
and immediate family members are not eligible
to compete.
4. Only one entry per immediate family - immediate
family being father, mother, sons and
daughters in the same household.
5. Decision of judges will be final.
6. Winners’ names will be published in the Thursday,
April 5th edition of The Salem Democrat.
7. Points system will be as follows: Round 2 - 1
point; Round 3 - 2 points; Sweet 16 -4 points;
Elite 8 - 8 points; Final Four - 16 points;
Championship Game - 32 points.


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