Winner takes all at the Southern Showdown in Hoover
Southern Showdown is a tournament presented by HYPE Nation at the Hoover Met Complex on February 24-25, 2024. This event is open to USAV, AAU and JVA teams.
- Age Divisions: 12U-18U, Power & Club
- Cost: $425
- Location: Hoover, AL
Check out our recap from 2023!
Hoover Met Complex held the final tournament from the Alabama Series: the Southern Showdown in Hoover. The 2-day event was held at the SFM-managed Hoover Met Complex with over 142 teams and 26 clubs. “What an incredible event in Hoover,” said Troy Helton, Hype Nation Partner. “It is always a pleasure watching so many talented athletes dominate the court while having a good time with their teammates and family and friends.”
Hype Nation would like to extend a special thank you and shout out to two of our event sponsors. Mikasa for providing the tournament balls for all games and 431 Sports who provided all of the champion medals. Without the support of our sponsors, we wouldn’t be given the opportunity to work with other exceptional industry partners! Below is a list of the division champions from the Southern Showdown.
For a full list of scores from the Southern Showdown event, click here.
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HOTELS: We are happy to provide discounted hotel room rates in partnership with AwayTeam Travel. If you require assistance with booking your lodging, contact AwayTeam Travel at firstname.lastname@example.org, or call 813-591-5259.
STAY TO PLAY: As a Reminder, all Hype Nation events are “Stay-to-Play” events. All teams must book accommodation’s via AwayTeam Travel. AwayTeam Travel is HYPE Nation’s official housing provider. Failure to comply with this requirement may lead to revocation of a team’s acceptance in the tournament. It is a “Stay-to-Play” for teams outside the 75 mile area.
2023 DIVISION CHAMPIONS
11/12 Girls – United 12 Athens Black
13 Girls – A5 Chattanooga 13-1 Anton
14 Girls – A5 Chattanooga 14-1 Jenni
15 Girls – PIVC Storm 15 Elite Blk
16 Girls – A5 Chattanooga 16-1 Nancy
17/18 Girls – A5 Chattanooga 17-1 Sarah
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