This article is reprinted, with permission, from i95Ballerz.com.
January 22, 2014 - The DMV has its fair share of high school showcase events, providing observers an opportunity to see top local performers and those from other locales. It's a growing trend that hoops fans love.
This weekend brings another event to the area, the Nations Capital Hoop Classic. Spearheaded by Terrence Winters, the NCHC, held this Saturday at Coolidge High School (DC), has not only top local teams, but also offers several from Delaware, North Carolina, Pennsylvania and Virginia. It's a true Mid-Atlantic treat!
Costing $10 for adults, free for kids under four, January 25th the following teams will line up:
Washington Lee (VA) vs Westlake (MD) - 1p
High Point Christian (NC) vs Suitland (MD) - 230p
Chester (PA) vs Capitol Christian (MD) - 4p
Norfolk Collegiate (VA) vs St. Andrews (DE) - 530p
Cape Henry Collegiate (VA) vs Clinton Christian (MD) - 7p
Visit NCHoopClassic.com for more details, including expected players which include Jon Davis (headed to DePaul), Leroy Butts IV, Byron Hawkins (Towson), Ashante Shivers, Ben Bentil, Chris Clarke, Marcus Evans, Tyrell Sturdivant (Stony Brook), Marquis Collins, Marquise Reed, Malik Kuwornu, Joey McLean and a host of others.
Sponsoring the NCHC are Gatorade, Modell's, Ghodfrii Custom Printing, Bite Tech and Tunnel Vision. Those desiring more information regarding sponsorship or anything NHCH related should call Winters at 202.327.0535.
Tickets are available at the door. See you there!