Requests for Contests - Open Dates

Please Note:  The GHSA advertises these contests as a courtesy for our member schools. However, these tournaments may not be approved or sanctioned by the GHSA. Member schools need to check the Sanctioned Events page to make sure a contest is sanctioned by the GHSA before participating in any event.

BASKETBALL

Atlanta Hawks-Naismith Classic in partnership with The Atlanta Tip-Off Club (Dec 22-23, 2017) hosted by Norcross High School. We are accepting applications to participate in this inaugural event from Georgia ONLY Varsity Boys and Girls Basketball Teams. 10 game showcase/5 games per day. ONLY a (1) game scheduling commitment. If interested in submitting a request to join the field, please email: jon.babul@hawks.com

Henry Clay Holiday Tournament (KY) needs two more teams Dec. 20-22, 2016. Three-game guarantee. Host will pay for 2 rooms for each team. Columbia steakhouse feed teams for one night on us as well. Coaches Social Night and hospitality room at gym as well as t-shirts and coaches gift. If interested, contact coach Daniel Brown daniel.brown@fayette.kyschools.us

Carolina Forest High (Myrtle Beach, SC) boys basketball is looking for 2 teams to compete in the Panther Classic Holiday Tournament. The Tournament will run from December 20-22. You are guaranteed 3 games. Please contact Brian Brunson at 843-333-6402 or you can e-mail Robert Mammes at rmammes@horrycountyschools.net if you are interested.

Mae Jemison High (Huntsville, AL) is looking for teams to compete in The Rocket City Showcase. The event will be held on the brand new campus of Jemison High. There is no fee. Please contact Coach Zinn - bdzinn1@yahoo.com or Coach Bradley-Brown 256-529-9689.

Pace Academy is looking for 9th grade boys, JV boys, JV girls, and Varsity girls basketball games for next season.  If you are interested, please contact Michael Callahan at mcallahan@paceacademy.org

York Comprehensive High School (York SC) is holding the Cougar Holiday Classic on Dec. 28, 29 & 30, 2016. There is NO ENTRY FEE for this boys-only tournament. Team Awards for 1st, 2nd & 3rd place. All-tournament Team. For more information, contact Michael Gossett, Head Boys Basketball Coach YCHS. Email: mgossett@york.k12.sc.us or Cell Phone: 803-367-2233.

Bradley Central High (Cleveland, TN) is looking to fill an eight-team girls Holiday Inn Express Thanksgiving Tournament at Bradley. The tournament will be held November 25-26, 2016.  Each team will be provided four (4) complementary rooms by the Holiday Inn Express. The tournament will include a bracket-style playoff with each team guaranteed three (3) games. If interested, please contact Coach Jason Reuter at 423-284-2135 or at jreuter@bradleyschools.org

Poplar Bluff HS & Dexter HS (MO) are hosting a girls basketball tournament on December 8,9, and 10, 2016. We will take care of rooms for 2 nights and meals will be provided after each game. There will be a 3-game guarantee and your team will play the three local teams (Poplar Bluff, Dexter and Sikeston). Call John David Pattillo or Chad Allen at 573-785-6471 or 573-718-7859 for more information.

Riverview High School (Sarasota, FL) is looking for one more team to complete an 8-team field for the 2016 Lady Ram Jam Holiday Tournament December 20-22, 2016.  Cost is $275.00 per team.  Tournament shirts for all players and coaches.  Hospitality Room for all coaches.  Trophies will be given for places 1st through 3rd place.  One player from each team will make All-Tournament team and receive individual trophy along with Tournament MVP. Contact Carl Williams, head coach at 941-915-5805 or via email at carlw1468@hotmail.com

Stewarts Creek High School (Smyrna, TN) will host the 2nd Annual "She Got Game Classic" on December 16-18, 2016. Teams can play up to 3 games, one game each day Friday - Sunday. Entry Fee is $150, $250 & $350 for 1, 2 & 3 games respectively. Visit www.shegotgameclassic.com for more information. Event Contacts: Coach Lindy King 931-637-0831, kingli@rcschools.net | AD Fairnot 240-375-5898, fairnot3@gmail.com

WINDERMERE (Florida) Prep Girls Basketball Classic seeks teams for tournament on December 20-22, 2016. Teams are guaranteed three games and there will be an 8-team field. Entry fee is $350. T-Shirts/Bags & Coaches gifts. If interested,contact:DANNY.HANEY@WINDERMEREPREP.COM

4th Annual Nature Coast Christmas Boys Basketball Tournament (Tampa, FL) December 28th, 29th, and 30th, 2016. Three-game guarantee. Call/text/email David Pisarcik pisarcik_d@hcsb.k12.fl.us 727-385-2194. One of the best boys basketball tournaments in the state of Florida.

FOOTBALL

Hoover High School (Hoover, AL) is looking to play a home game in 2017   We are open August 25 and September 1st. We are open to a two-year deal but prefer one year. Contact Andy Urban, Athletic Director -- Office: 205.439.1233; Twitter: @aurban2209; Instagram: aurban2209.

Viera High School (East Central, FL) is looking to play an away game in 2017 with the possibility of hosting in 2018. We are a 7A school. If interested Contact head football coach Kevin Mays 321-544-6279.

Oceanside Collegiate Academy (Mount Pleasant, SC) an at- large member of the SCHSL is seeking varsity football games in the 2016 season on the following dates: 9/2, 10/7, 10/21. The Landsharks are willing to travel. Please contact Athletic Director/Head Football Coach - Charlie Stubbs cstubbs@oceansidecollegiateacademy.org.

Sandalwood High School (Jacksonville, FL) is looking for a football game on either 9/2/16 or 10/21/16. If interested, please contact Coach Lawrence L. Johnson at johnsonl9@duvalschools.org or (904) 646-5100 ext. 2846.

Wesleyan School (Norcross, GA) is looking for JV football games on the following dates: 9/29, and 10/20.  Willing to travel. Please contact Justin Krueger at jkrueger@wesleyanschool.org with interest.           

Southside High School (Gadsden, AL) is a 600-member school looking for a varsity football game on either 9/16 or 9/23 for the 2016 and 2017 season. We could travel the first year if needed. Please contact Ron Daugherty at 256-390-6013 or ron_daugherty@ecboe.org

McCallie School in Chattanooga, TN is looking for a game in 2016 and possibly 2017 on September 23 or October 14. If interested, please contact Ralph Potter at rpotter@mccallie.org

Byrnes High School in Duncan, SC is in need of a home and home football game for the 2017 and 2018 seasons please. We need 2017 to be at Byrnes. Contact Tony Gillespie at tony.gillespie@spart5.net

BASEBALL

Chattanooga Central (TN) seeks teams for an Invitational Tournament March 29th  - April 1st.  Four (4) games guaranteed, weather permitting.  Pool Play: 2 Pools. Each Pool Winner moves to Championship Game.  $300.00 Entry fee.  Weather usually around 70-75 during day.  Plenty of things to do in Chattanooga on your down time. Practice facilities available. Contact coach Glen Carter if interested.

Winter Haven High School (Winter Haven, FL) is hosting the 38th annual Blue Devil Classic spring break tournament on March 20-23, 2017.  Winter Haven is located between Orlando and Tampa. The tournament hosts 12 teams and each team is guaranteed 3 games. First place watches, and t-shirts for all participants. Please contact Coach David Schafer 863-412-7995 or Coach Cliff Bard clifford.bardiii@polk-fl.net

Duluth High School (Duluth, GA) is looking for a Varsity baseball game on Feb. 17 or 18, 2017 at Duluth.  Please email Coach Thomas LePage at Thomas_LePage@gwinnett.k12.ga.us if you are interested.

Excel High School (Excel, AL) is looking to fill our tournament from March 30-April 1, 2017.  Will be a round-robin type tournament, and can play as many games as you like (one per day, two per day, or a mixture).  For more information, contact Adam Hood at 662-372-1454 or ahood@monroe.k12.al.us

Grayson High School is looking for one more team to complete a weekend Round Robin tournament on Friday, February 24, 2017 and Saturday, February 25, 2017.  The team would receive 3 games, one on Friday night and two on Saturday.  Anyone interested can contact Coach Jed Hixson at Grayson High School. jed_hixson@gwinnett.k12.ga.us
 
SOCCER

Tift County High School (Tifton, GA) is seeking boys and girls soccer teams for its annual Friendly City Soccer Tournament. Tift County is inviting schools from various classifications and cities to meet in the "Friendly City" to play two matches. The tournament will be played on Feb. 17 and 18, 2017. For more information, contact Bobby Earls bearls@tiftschools.com