Welcome to the Fifth Annual Blue Suede Invitational!
The Blue Suede Invitational is a junior high basketball tournament for students attending schools in West Tennessee and surrounding counties. Medina Middle School and South Gibson County High School welcomes you as the host of the tournament. Dates for this years tournament are January 21, 23, 26, and 28.
Medina Middle School is located in Medina Tennessee 30 minutes northeast of Jackson. It is the academic home of over 1000 students in grades 3-8. Visit our school website to find more information about our school.
The tournament is named in honor of Jackson rockabilly legend, Carl Perkins, who first recorded the famous song "Blue Suede Shoes" in 1955. A portion of the proceeds from the tournament will be donated to the Exchange Club Carl Perkins Center for the Prevention of Child Abuse.
On this site you will find information such as tournament registration information, brackets, contact links, and local attractions. Please contact us if you have any questions concerning the tournament.
We look forward to seeing you in January!