Everybody was headed to Court #1.
Nike Memorial Day proved to be the place to be if your from Tennessee as success was felt all around the 16 and under division.
The Nike Memorial Day tournament has always been one of the top event during the Memorial Day holiday weekend. This year was no exception. Teams from all over Tennessee made their way to Atlanta to compete in the event in all age groups.
The annual pilgrimage to the house that Dolly built, yes that's Sevier County High School for the 14U AAU state tournament was again a pleasure for me as this has always been one of the best events I get to attend.
A small rule change by the federation now allowing the presence of the grade exemptions had an effect on the overall talent level but the playing field seemed to be leveled as a result.