Officials decide to cancel 2020 Culligan City of Palms Classic
By: CONRIC PR & Marketing
Tournament organizers had been preparing several contingency plans, all with the safety and well-being of players, fans and officials in mind. However, due to the ongoing COVID-19 pandemic, organizers decided this week that the best plan of action was to cancel the tournament for 2020 and look toward 2021.
This marks the first time in its 48-year history that the tournament will not be played.
But there is something to look forward to, as officials have already set the dates for the 2021 tournament. Next year's Culligan City of Palms Classic is scheduled for Dec. 17-22 at Suncoast Credit Union Arena.
"This was without a doubt the toughest decision we have ever had to make regarding the nation's top high school basketball tournament,"
Visit cityofpalmsclassic.com for updates on the 2021 Culligan City of Palms Classic.