Make a Fast Break for the Beach Ball Classic 2017
It’s time for the 36th tipoff of the Beach Ball Classic, one of the most time-honored, action-packed Myrtle Beach tournaments we host each year Dec. 26-30. Whether you’re traveling to Myrtle Beach to cheer on your favorite baller or you’ve made it a tradition to sit courtside in the Myrtle Beach Convention Center after Christmas, you’ll score big at the Beach Ball Classic.
Founded in 1981 by former Socastee High School basketball coach Dan D’Antoni, who went on to coach in the NBA and is the current head coach at Marshall University, the Beach Ball Classic is one of the most prestigious high school holiday basketball tournaments in the United States. You can’t lose with tickets to any of these games that feature the best boys’ basketball teams in the country, from New York to Florida and west into Utah and Nevada and more.
This is exactly where you need to take a break! Breakers Resort boasts a boatload of amenities onsite its eight properties, including a 418-foot indoor/outdoor lazy river, indoor pools, hot tubs, fitness room, Starbucks, Ben & Jerry’s and two restaurants. The one- through four-bedroom condos offer a restful oasis and an unforgettable view of the ocean. Plus, Breakers is not only located near the Myrtle Beach Convention Center, but also some popular entertainment spots like Broadway at the Beach, the Boardwalk and SkyWheel.
This Certificate of Excellence Award-winner has been an oceanfront landmark for more than 40 years, but the resort is anything but old and tired. Located next door to the renowned Sea Captain’s House restaurant, the Caribbean features gorgeous updates and renovations, including new bedding, tile kitchens, baths, and chic wall coverings in the bedrooms and living rooms throughout all one- through four-bedroom condos. Relax, there’s also indoor lazy rivers, pools and hot tubs for the winter season – plus, an onsite Starbucks to keep you warm with a hot cup of coffee.