HTC Partners with Horry County Schools for Second Annual Middle School Tournament for Boys and Girls Basketball Championship

HTC announces second annual middle school basketball tournamentTwelve Boys and Girls Teams from HCS Middle Schools Will Participate In This Single Elimination Tournament To Determine Championship Teams

 January 29, 2024, Conway, S.C.- HTC today announced the Cooperative is partnering with Horry County Schools (HCS) to cap off the 2023-2024 middle school basketball season with a single elimination tournament, culminating with championship games taking place February 5. 

Over the next two weeks, all of the top Horry County Schools middle school basketball teams will face an opponent with a similar regular season division record. There will be a total of six games played to determine opposing teams for the championship game.

HTC is again partnering to sponsor these games as a way to increase the level of competition, particularly for the last game of the season.

HCS Middle School Basketball Tournament Schedule
  • Girls- January 29
    • Socastee at Ocean Bay
    • Black Water at Myrtle Beach
    • Conway at Aynor
    • North Myrtle Beach at Loris

*Winners will play the next round on January 31. Finals on February 5.

  • Boys- January 30
    • St. James at Myrtle Beach
    • Ten Oaks at Socastee
    • Conway at North Myrtle Beach
    • Whittemore Park at Loris

*Winners will play the next round on February 1. Finals on February 5.

 “We are excited to be partnering with HTC again this year for the middle school basketball championship, as it generates added excitement for our middle school athletic programs,” said Jason Cox, Horry County Schools District Athletic Director. “HTC is a tremendous supporter of our student athletes and athletic departments throughout the district each year.  Community support is a vital part of our athletic programs and HTC has helped us provide the needed equipment to our student athletes through their continued support.  All of Horry County Schools greatly appreciates their willingness to lend support.” 

“We are more than thrilled to again partner with Horry County Schools for the middle school basketball championship,” said Sandy Hendrick, HTC Marketing Manager. “As a Cooperative, we believe it is our duty to help with not only academics for area schools, but also athletics. Taking part in this for all of Horry County’s middle school basketball teams, players and coaches is an honor and we wish everyone the best of luck in their games.”

To learn more about HTC, including the Cooperative’s commitment to the area, visit

About HTC

HTC is the largest telecommunications cooperative in the United States. Celebrating more than 70 years as the local leader in communications, HTC provides services in Horry, Georgetown and Marion counties. Utilizing the area’s most extensive fiber optic network, HTC service offerings include: Internet; Video; Security; Mobile; and Voice. HTC also offers advanced business services, including: Internet; Voice and Hosted Voice Solutions; IT Solutions such as Wi-Fi, Data Backup & Recovery and Firewalls; and Business Security & Automation. To learn more about HTC, visit For additional information about HTC or becoming a member, call 843-365-2154.


2 thoughts on “HTC Partners with Horry County Schools for Second Annual Middle School Tournament for Boys and Girls Basketball Championship

  1. Wow, it’s awesome to see HTC teaming up with Horry County Schools for another exciting middle school basketball tournament! 🏀 It’s such a great opportunity for our young athletes to showcase their skills and for the community to come together in support. I’m really looking forward to seeing these games unfold and cheering on our local teams. Plus, it’s fantastic to see HTC giving back to our schools and helping to enhance our student athletes’ experiences. Who else is pumped for these games? Let’s show our support for our talented young players! 🎉

  2. Hey everyone, have you heard the news? 🗞️ HTC is teaming up with Horry County Schools for another exciting middle school basketball tournament! 🏀 It’s awesome to see our community coming together to support our young athletes. Plus, with championship games coming up on February 5th, there’s plenty of action to look forward to. 🎉 Let’s show our support and cheer on our local teams as they compete for the title! Who else is excited for these games? 🙌

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