2017-18 DAYTON TOP 50

Top 50 Banquet set for Sunday night

The 3rd annual Dayton Top 50 Preseason Banquet is set for this Sunday, November 19, starting at 5 PM. The event will recognize the top girls basketball players in the Dayton area as selected by The Dabbelt Report.

47 of the 50 players have committed to attend this free dinner and banquet, which recognizes the Top 50 players in the Miami Valley. The entire Top 100 list and top freshman list will be posted online this Sunday night at 10 PM.

Dinner begins at 5 PM for the players, and all head coaches who responded by the Friday 11/10 deadline date at no charge. Coaches who would still like to attend can do so for only $10 payable at the door. Hickory River BBQ in Tipp City is also having a special for parents who would like to have a night out before attending the banquet.

UPDATED:  Here is the schedule of events for Sunday evening:

4:45-5:00 PM         Players arrive / VIP private dinner for Top 50 players and varsity head coaches (only those who RSVP’d)

5:45 PM – 6:15 PM     Speaker: Dr. James Klosterman MD, speaks about ACL injuries, the latest in surgery and recovery.

6:15 PM – 6:45 PM     Speaker: Jerry Snodgrass, OHSAA Director of Sport Management to discuss any rule changes, other pertinent info regarding the upcoming season.

6:45 PM                       Introduction of the Dayton Top 50: Emcee TBA

7:20 PM                       Dayton Top 50 photos

The entire evening will be broadcast LIVE on the Gem City Sports Network http://www.gemcitysports.com starting around 6 PM. It can also be heard On Demand starting immediately following the event.

Dayton girls basketball is the only place in Ohio to put together something like this for their kids to start the season. Make sure you tune in Sunday night starting at 6, for our speakers and complete introduction of the Dayton Top 50.