Welcome to the Third Annual Blue Suede Invitational!
The Blue Suede Invitational is a junior high basketball tournament for students attending schools in West Tennesse and surrounding counties. Medina Middle School and South Gibson County High School welcomes you as the host of the tournament. This year's tournament will be held on the weekends of January 23-24 and 30-31.Thursdays, January 22 and 29 will be used if there are scheduling conflicts.
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!