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.




Click here for the latest list of football games wanted (updated 1/30/23)

Darlington School (Rome, GA) is looking for a varsity football game on one of the following dates: 8/18/23, 9/8/23, or 10/27/23.  If you have any interest, contact Tommy Atha at



Commerce High School (GA) Girls Basketball needs a regular season game and a scrimmage. Contact Coach Kevin Furtado at or 478-461-4403.

Gulfport High School (MS) is seeking to fill the final 2 spots in our Holiday Classic (December 28-30) with a very competitive field that currently consists of High School Boys Basketball Teams from Gulfport (MS), Raymond (MS), Olive Branch (MS), Pascagoula (MS), Terry (MS), and Windermere Prep (FL). We will provide a great financial incentive for the right team. Interested teams should contact Athletic Director, Matt Walters at (228) 243-2334 or

Sand Rock (Alabama) Varsity Boys basketball team needs small-school division team to play one game in Cherokee County Invitational (no charge) at Sand Rock December 15 or 16, 2023. If interested, please contact Coach Nick Traffanstedt: 256-659-8270 or

The 2023 Seahawk Holiday Classic will be played December 21-23, 2023 at Hilton Head Island High School (SC). This years tournament will feature 16 teams (8 boys and 8 girls). The $1,850 Entry fee includes: A guarantee of three games against a highly competitive field; Tournament T-Shirts for each team member; 5 weekend tournament passes ($25 value per pass at the gate); Awards for tournament champions and runner-ups, as well as All-Tournament Teams; Hotel rooms for 3 nights at the Sonesta Resort Hilton Head Island with an approximate value of $1,600. Tournament Application

Cleveland High School (TN) will be hosting the 8th Annual Holiday Hoops Invitational, December 20-22. This will be a tournament for scheduling purposes and each team will get a three game guarantee. There is no entry fee! To reserve your spot, complete the following form. or email Tony Williams,, for more information.

Bradley Central High School (Cleveland, TN)  is looking for girls' teams to complete the field for the 23rd Annual Erie Insurance Thanksgiving Classic, November 24-25. There is no entry fee. If you are interested or need more information, please contact Coach Jason Reuter at (423) 284-2135 or

2023 INNISFREE HOTELS PENSACOLA BEACH (FL) BASKETBALL EVENTS have openings in the boys/girls varsity brackets. These two sanctioned  events are played in beautiful Gulf Breeze, Florida and are located close to all of the attractions that the area has to offer. The November 20-21 (optional 22) Event is new this year. It will be a boys varsity with guaranteed two games and optional third. The December 27-29 Boys and Girls Varsity Event is a guaranteed three-game event. Teams are required to stay at one of three Pensacola Beachfront Innisfree Hotels approximately 1 mile from event sites. Teams and fans will receive special room rates at these fabulous hotels located directly on the Gulf of Mexico. If you are interested or have any questions, please contact Chip Boes at or call 850-449-9958. Please feel free to visit