Martin Luther King Jr. Invitational
Presented by Trusted Coaches
Top "B" Teams in the State of Minnesota
January 20, 2020
A GREAT WAY TO HONOR A GREAT MAN
Martin Luther King, Jr., Day, Honoring the achievements of Martin Luther King, Jr. A Baptist minister who advocated the use of nonviolent means to end racial segregation, he first came to national prominence during a bus boycott by African Americans in Montgomery, Alabama, in 1955. He founded the Southern Christian Leadership Conference in 1957 and led the 1963 March on Washington. The most influential of African American civil rights leaders during the 1960s, he was instrumental in the passage of the Civil Rights Act of 1964, which outlawed discrimination in public accommodations, facilities, and employment, and the Voting Rights Act of 1965. King was awarded the Nobel Prize for Peace in 1964. He was assassinated on April 4, 1968.
This tournament is invite only for "B" Boys’ teams and Girls’ teams in grades 5-8.
The intent of this event is to match up the top " B" teams in the state of Minnesota.
We will use results from the 2019 Grade State Championships to determine who gets invited to this event.
Organizations that utilize the Trusted Coaches risk management platform will get priority when selecting teams.
- $275 per team
- 3 Games in 1 Day
- 8 Team Brackets
- T-Shirts for All Players (free)
- The Best vs The Best
- Photographers and Writers On-Site
- Certified Officials