GREENSBORO, N.C. -- The eight schools that played in the 41st annual HAECO Invitational last December received a $100,000 donation from the Greensboro Sports Council, the council announced Thursday.
The donation comes to $12,500 for each of the schools - Dudley High School, Greensboro Day School, Grimsley High School, Northern Guilford High School, Northwest Guilford High School, Page High School, Ragsdale High School and Smith High School.
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The same schools will participate in the 42nd annual HAECO tournament. The dates are set for December 26-28 at Greensboro Coliseum.
The HAECO Invitational is an annual high school basketball tournament in Greensboro, N.C. Founded in 1976 as the Little 4 Invitational, the tournament features men’s and women’s teams representing eight Guilford County high schools playing at the Greensboro Coliseum Complex. Tournament proceeds are donated to local charities and the participating schools; the HAECO Invitational is planned and implemented by the Greensboro Sports Council.
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