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​Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. P.E.A.C.E. Basketball Showcase presented by Back to the Basics Academy

Eight teams from across North and South Carolina compete in an invitational competition. Hosted by Back to the Basics.

Back To The Basics is a nonprofit organization located in the Greater Charlotte region of North Carolina. Back To The Basics, a 501 (c) 3 non - profit organization, was formed in 1997 to provide youth of all economic backgrounds a greater opportunity for Amateur Athletic competitions. The mentors in our organization monitor the academic performance, they motivate kids to excel, and instill the importance of good social sportsmanship skills. Having a good balance between academics, athletics and faith is very important to the successful development of young athletes. Providing a quality basketball experience, with encouraging academic excellence is our programs’ main objective. Back to the Basics’ Mission Statement: “Ensure that all student-athletes are capable of sharing the gospel of Jesus Christ; we, Back To The Basics provide quality Educational / Athletic opportunities, build individuals of strong character who exemplify & embody Godly characteristics that will ensure we produce successful citizens.” 

MLK P.E.A.C.E Basketball Showcase

Saturday, January 18, 2020

2:00pm - 9:00pm

Johnson C. Smith University Brayboy Gymnasium

Game Schedule

12:00 PM - West Charlotte Lady Lions v. Rock Hill Lady Bearcats

2:00 PM - West Mecklenburg v. Indian Land

4:00 PM - Olympic v. Legion Collegiate Academy

6:00 PM - Northside Christian Academy v. Harding University High

8:00Pm - West Charlotte v. Combine Academy

***There is a charge for admission***