Story last updated at 10/30/2013 - 4:23 pm
The Juneau Lions Club announced the approval of the dates, location, and divisions in the tournament, for the 68th Annual Invitational Gold Medal Basketball Tournament. The tournament will be held March 16-22, 2014 at the Juneau-Douglas High School gym. Player divisions for the 68th tournament will be "B," "C," and "Masters." Tournament co-chairs for 2014 are Juneau Lions Club Vice Presidents Lion Louise Kadinger, Lion Geny Del Rosario and Lion Greg Indreland. The Vice Presidents will be assisted by Lion Ted Burke.
Club President Lion Edward Hotch states the club received word that the Juneau Lions Club should soon receive a letter of proposal to reinstitute having a Woman's Division. If and when the proposal is received President Hotch will assign the Vice Presidents and other Lions to review the proposal in detail, prepare written comments and make a recommendation to the Juneau Lions Club Board of Directors and members. The results of the club's decisions will be released in a later release.
At this time, the Juneau Lions Club is seeking Letters of Interest from all B, C, and Masters Teams interested in participating in the 2014 tournament. Any team that wishes to be considered for playing in these three Divisions is asked to send a letter or an email that states the Community they represent, Division they desire to play, Name of the team, and the name of one individual who will be the Team Point-of-Contact. The Juneau Lions Club is asking for separate 'Letters of Interest' for each Division Team. All Letters of Interest must be received by Nov. 30, 2013 The Juneau Lions Club make team invitation selections and send Official Invitations by Jan. 3, 2014.
Send letters of Interest to:
Mail: Juneau Lions Club, 2014 Gold Medal Basketball Tournament,
PO Box 020911, Juneau, Alaska 99802
For more go to the Juneau Lions Club website at www.goldmedalbasketball.org