2020 - Message To Our Valued Fans
Due to the Governor of Oregon and the OHA mandate on the state, the 25th anniversary of the Les Schwab Invitational presented by Express Employment Professionals will be postponed until sometime in 2021. We are monitoring the situation regularly as things change quickly, so please check back here for any and all updates or sign up for our newsletter where we will email you the communication directly. The safety of our athletes, coaches and fans is our priority. Have a safe 2020 and we look forward to all the positive things that will take place in 2021!
About 'THE EIGHT'
- Three-day, 12 game, boys high school basketball tournament
- Features 8 teams chosen from Oregon’s top 6A and 5A schools, and elite regional teams through a partnership with Nike.
- Participation is based on a selection process which occurs each January.
- Tournament awards include:
- All-Tournament Team
- Tournament MVP
- “Mr. Hustle”
- The Shawn Zinsli Team Sportsmanship Award
- Participating schools and charities raise money for their programs through ticket sales and sponsor donations. Over $1.9 Million has been raised for Oregon Schools over the 23 year history of the LSI!
Directions to Liberty High School
- From Portland, take Hwy 26 WEST to exit #62B (first Cornelius Pass Rd. exit) Turn Right (North) onto Cornelius Pass Rd. At the first signal, take a left onto Wagon Way. Liberty HS is on the right. Follow the LSI parking signs.
- From I-5 South: Take 217 to Hwy 26 west, then follow the above directions.
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SESSION 1 |
Thursday, January 2nd, 2020
Game 1: 4:00 pm (Quarterfinals)
Game 2: 5:30 pm (Quarterfinals)
Game 3: 7:00 pm (Quarterfinals)
Game 4: 8:30 pm (Quarterfinals)
Friday, January 3rd, 2020
Game 5: 4:00 pm
Game 6: 5:30 pm
Game 7: 7:00 pm (Semifinals)
Game 8: 8:30 pm (Semifinals)
Saturday, January 4th, 2020
Game 9: 3:00 pm Consolation Final)
Game 10: 4:30 pm (5th Place Game)
Game 11: 6:00 pm (3rd Place Game)
Game 12: 7:30 pm (Championship Game)
2019 PRESS RELEASE
Portland OR, October 21st, 2019:
Teams and Dates - Year 2 of 'The Eight'
Tickets can be purchased at the Liberty High School Box Office beginning at 3:30pm on January 2nd, and each day of the 'THE EIGHT' Tournament prior to and during tournament play.