Hardwood Classic, Session II to be held at Sports Pavilion Lawrence this weekend

Natalie WardCity, Parks & Recreation

Lawrence Parks and Recreation Department’s Sports Pavilion Lawrence, 100 Rock Chalk Lane, will be the site of second session of Hardwood Event’s Hardwood Classic, Thursday-Sunday, July 26-29.

The Hardwood Classic is a 17 years-old and under tournament, showcasing more than 300 teams from across the nation with some of the top Division I prospects.

The tournament will utilize all eight courts in the sports pavilion and will prevent free play to the public for duration of the tournament.  However, the other community recreation centers will have additional hours for free play.  Their schedules are as follows:

Community Building, 115 W. 11th St.
Thursday, July 26 – 10 a.m.-5 p.m.
Friday, July 27 – 1-5 p.m.
Saturday, July 28 – 10 a.m.-6 p.m.
Sunday, July 29 – Noon-6 p.m.

East Lawrence Recreation Center, 1245 E. 15th St.
Thursday, July 26 – 4-9 p.m.
Friday, July 27 – 4-9 p.m.
Saturday, July 28 – 10 a.m.-6 p.m.
Sunday, July 29 – Noon-6 p.m.

Holcom Park Recreation Center, 2700 W. 27th St.
Thursday, July 26 – 12:30-5 p.m.
Friday, July 27 – 11:30 a.m.-9 p.m.
Saturday, July 28 – 10 a.m.-6 p.m.
Sunday, July 29 – 1-6 p.m.

For more information on the tournaments, please visit www.hardwoodevents.com.   For more information on Sports Pavilion Lawrence, please contact Chad Tower, facility operations supervisor, at (785) 330-7355.