Story last updated at 11/7/2012 - 1:11 pm
The Juneau Lions Club announced today the Board of Directors approved the dates, location, and divisions in the tournament, for the 67th Annual Invitational Gold Medal Basketball Tournament. The tournament will be held March 17-23, 2013 at the Juneau-Douglas High School gym. Player divisions for the 67th tournament will be "B," "C," and "Masters." Tournament co-chairs for 2013 are Juneau Lions Club Vice Presidents Lion Edward Hotch, Lion Louise Kadinger and Lion Geny Del Rosario.
The Juneau Lions Club is seeking and accepting letters of interest from all teams interested in participating in the 2013 tournament. Any team that wishes to be considered for playing in any division 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 team/division. All letters must be received by Nov. 30. Official invitations will be sent by Jan. 2.
Send letters to:
Mail: Juneau Lions Club
2013 Gold Medal Basketball Tournament
PO Box 020911
Juneau, Alaska 99802
Or via email to: firstname.lastname@example.org
Logo Design Contest: The Juneau Lions Club is holding a Logo Design Contest for the 2013 Gold Medal Basketball Tournament. The selected logo will be used for the booklet and tournament promotional items. Everyone, young and old, is invited to submit a recommendation that they believe best depicts the long standing basketball tournament. For more information go to the Juneau Lions Club website at www.goldmedalbasketball.org