The Chick-fil-A Classic Holiday Basketball Tournament is excited to announce the teams for the 2023 Tournament. The tournament features 16 teams divided into two (2) eight team bracket formats. The tournament field consists of teams representing the states of South Carolina, Georgia, North Carolina, California, Arizona, Pennsylvania, Texas, Florida, Virginia and a team from Washington DC.

    The dates for this year’s tournament are December 27-30.  All games will be played at River Bluff High School. Brackets and game times will be announced in November.  This year’s teams are as follows:

    *Prolific Prep of Napa Christian (Napa, California)

    *Hillcrest Prep (Phoenix, Arizona)

    *Combine Academy (Lincolnton, North Carolina)

    *Dynamic Prep (Irving, Texas)

    *DME Academy (Daytona Beach, Florida)

    *St. John’s College High School (Washington, District of Columbia)

    *Dream City Christian (Glendale, Arizona)

    *The Rock School (Gainesville, Florida)

    *John Marshall High School (Richmond, Virginia)

    *Imani Christian High School (Pittsburg, Pennsylvania)

    *Grayson High School (Loganville, Georgia)

    *Lancaster High School (Lancaster, South Carolina)

    *Gray Collegiate Academy (West Columbia, South Carolina)

    *River Bluff High School (Lexington, South Carolina)

    *W.J. Keenan High School (Columbia, South Carolina)

    *Ridge View High School (Columbia, South Carolina)


    2023 Carolina’s Challenge Showcase Teams

    The Carolina’s Challenge Showcase series (pits teams from NC against teams from SC) will be played in conjunction with the Chick-fil-A Classic. This year’s participating teams include:

    • Charlotte Country Day School (Charlotte, North Carolina)
    • Charlotte Christian School (Charlotte, North Carolina)
    • Northside Christian Academy (Charlotte, North Carolina)
    • Grace Christian School – Girls (Sanford, North Carolina)
    • Richland Northeast High School (Columbia, South Carolina)
    • Irmo High School (Columbia, South Carolina)
    • Indian Land High School (Fort Mill, South Carolina)
    • Camden High School – Girls (Camden, South Carolina)

    Click on the TEAMS link on the main menu and select either 2023 CFA Classic or 2023 Carolina Challenge to read more about each team and its players to watch.