HoopState Championship

Presented by Phenom Hoops

February 17-19, 2023
Combine Academy, Lincolnton (NC)

Event Description:

Phenom Hoops continues to bring teams and fans around the region some of the top high school events in the country and we have our annual championship.

Some of the top teams will be in action in Lincolnton and this will be a can’t-miss event for any fan.

Phenom will be announcing the full schedule and participants down the road but make sure you mark your calendars for this one!


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