Gold Medal Classic

HERMANSVILLE – The 75th Gold Medal Classic, featuring a new junior high boys division to the basketball tournament, will take place March 14-24 at the Hermansville Community Center gym.

This year’s tournament will have competition in men’s Class A, B, C, D, EE, E and Rec divisions, along with women’s Class A and B.

“The junior high division will correspond with our theme, ‘Past, Present and Future of Gold Medal,” said Ray Bray, tournament director in his 24th year.

Interested junior high boys teams are asked to contact Bray at 906-282-0451 or

The Gold Medal Classic, originated in 1936 under the direction of the late Joe Rodman, has been held every year except during World War II.

For more information, Bray also can be reached at 1333 Curry Road, Norway, MI 49870.