Teams have been assembled, practices are popping up, and the trash talk has begun! That can only mean one thing: the Inaugural Laurel Leap Day Basketball Tournament is this weekend!
On Friday, we will draw for bracket slots and announce the brackets on social media.
Official Schedule of Events:
8: 30 a.m. — Bracket Board Up
9:30 a.m. — Courts open for warmup
9:50 a.m. — Invocation
10:00 a.m. — Tournament begins
12:00 p.m. — Tournament pauses for
Proclamation honoring Coach Therrell
3 Point Competition
(dunk competition will be on a 9ft goal)
1:30 p.m. — Tournament resumes
4:30 p.m. — Winners announced at end
Events of this magnitude would not be possible without the generous support of our sponsors.
Slam Dunk Sponsor
Ankle Breaker Sponsor
Buzzer Beater Sponsors
Gilchrist, Sumrall, Yoder, Yoder & Leggett
David L. Sullivan PLLC, Attorney at Law
South Central Sports Medicine & Performance
In Memory of H. Gordon Myrick, Sr
It takes a lot of muscle, time, and man-power and time to put on events like Laurel Leap Day. We are thankful for our event producers: Columbia Block & Brick, Laurel Parks & Recreation Department, City of Laurel, Laurel Mercantile, studio 5 fifty, Laurel Main Street, Endom Trailer, Supertalk, B95 Country, Rock 104 and WDAM TV.
Please note: In the event of rain, the tournament will be held in the gymnasium at Laurel High School.
We hope you’ll join us for the next great downtown Laurel event: Dixie Electric Touch a Truck March 7, 2020.