Wade Memorial Tipoff Announced

October 30, 2018
The PHCC Patriot fans are in for a treat on Veteran’s Day Weekend. PHCC Men’s and Women’s basketball will host the Coach Kenny Wade Memorial Basketball Tipoff on November 10-11, 2018. Coach Wade was lost due to a tragic car accident in September. Coach Marcus Toney, his longtime assistant, has stepped in as the Interim Head Men’s Basketball coach this season. 
Walter’s State Community College, Baltimore City Community College, Guilford Tech Community College, along with the Lady Pat’s will compete on the women’s side. Thomas Nelson Community College,  Pitt Community College, and Blue Lights College of Apex will compete alongside the Patriots. 
Thomas Nelson, fellow VCCS Institution, suffered a similar tragedy as PHCC. Their former head men’s basketball coach, Armand “Ant” Brown, also passed away in September from a car accident. He and Coach Wade were friends on the court. Both coaches will be honored prior to the beginning of there November 10th matchup at 6pm.  
Please see the list below for the tipoff schedule.

Saturday the 10th    

Game #1   12 pm   WBB: Guilford Tech CC (Dark) vs. Baltimore City CC (Light)

Game #2   2 pm   WBB: PHCC (Dark) vs. Walters State Community College (Light)

Game #3   4 pm MBB: Pitt CC (Light) vs. Blue Lights College of Apex (Dark)

Game #4   6 pm MBB:  PHCC (Light) vs. Thomas Nelson CC (Dark)


Sunday the 11th  

Game #1    12pm WBB: Guilford Tech CC (Light) vs. Walters State CC (Dark)

Game #2    2 pm WBB: PHCC (Light) vs. Baltimore City CC (Dark)

Game #3    4 pm MBB:  Thomas Nelson CC (Light) vs Pitt CC (Dark)

Game #4    6 pm MBB:  PHCC (Dark) vs. Blue Lights College of Apex (Light)


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