December 8, 2022
Cincinnati’s newest high school hoops showcase – 16 teams – 8 games – December 27th & 29th!
The Inaugural Beacon Orthopaedics & Sports Medicine/TriHealth Holiday Hardwood Classic will be held at Xavier University’s Cintas Center on Tuesday, December 27th and Thursday, December 29th. Sixteen boys’ and girls’ high school varsity basketball teams from the Greater Cincinnati/Northern Kentucky/Columbus areas will be playing in four games each day at 1, 3, 5 and 7 PM.
“We are extremely excited to partner with TriHealth in becoming the co-title sponsors for the Holiday Hardwood Classic. Our organization here at Beacon is built around supporting and caring for high school athletes. Supporting this event with TriHealth aligns perfectly with both of our visions to provide the best sports medicine care in the region.” – Andy Blankemeyer, Beacon Orthopaedics and OrthoAlliance CEO
“As the leaders of sports medicine and orthopedics in the Tri-State region, TriHealth and our partners at Beacon are committed to supporting athletes at all levels by encouraging good health and good sportsmanship. We are proud to provide these young athletes the opportunity to play in such a great venue.” – Kelvin Hanger, President and COO, Good Samaritan Hospital
Presented by LaRosa’s, Skyline Chili and Home City Ice in association with media partners The Cincinnati, Enquirer, Cincinnati’s ESPN 1530 and FOX19, the field includes some of the best high school teams and returning players in the area.
Tuesday, December 27th
- Turpin vs. La Salle – 1 PM
- Sycamore vs. Milford – 3 PM
- West Clermont vs. Seton (Girls) – 5 PM
- Fairfield vs. Elder -7 PM
Thursday, December 29th
- Withrow vs. Taft – 1 PM
- West Clermont vs. Harrison – 3 PM
- Madeira vs. Anderson – 5 PM
- Dublin Jerome vs. Conner – 7 PM
“We’re excited to host the Holiday Hardwood Classic on Xavier’s campus. Whether it’s Big East action or high school rivalries, the Cintas Center is the area’s best basketball venue and will be a great setting for the games.” – Greg Christopher, XU Director of Athletics.
Daily passes good for all four (4) games will be $10.00 and are available online at GOXavier.com/BuyTickets and at the Cintas Center each day. Parking will be free.
Follow the Beacon Orthopaedics & Sports Medicine/TriHealth Holiday Hardwood Classic through Instagram: @holidayhardwoodclassic, Twitter: @HolidayHardwood, Facebook: Holiday Hardwood Classic and website: holidayhardwoodclassic.com