Attention Coaches & AD's
Nazareth Area School District is accepting applicants for entry into the 4th Annual Courtney Anne Diacont Memorial Tournament for girls’ volleyball this upcoming season. Tournament specs are as follows :
Date : Saturday, September 19, 2015
Start Time : One Day Tournament (8:00 am start)
Tournament Style : Pool Play ; Gold & Silver Brackets to Follow
Team Awards : 1st Place Team - Gold Bracket
1st Place Team - Silver Bracket
Individual Awards : All Tournament Team (By Vote of Coaches)
Tournament MVP (By Vote of Coaches)
Special Award : Courtney Anne Diacont Most Inspirational Award (Criteria given to coaches ahead of time, coaches submit student athlete name to panel prior to tournament & recipient chosen by selection committee)
Courtney Anne Diacont was a student athlete at Nazareth Area School District who was diagnosed with Colon Cancer in her junior year. She continued to play volleyball through doctor visits, chemotherapy treatments and the many ups and downs that cancer brings.
Courtney fought the disease with all that she had while being an inspiration to everyone she encountered. She was an exceptional young lady. Courtney lost her battle with cancer on March 22, 2007.
Nazareth Area School District in conjunction with the Nazareth Girl's Volleyball Booster Club and the Diacont Family wish to honor Courtney and continue her legacy.
The 4th Annual Courtney Anne Diacont Memorial Tournament will be one of many held here at Nazareth Area School District. The committee has already confirmed teams for this year's tournament but still has a few spots left to fill.
All interested teams please contact the following to receive further information and a contract of participation:
Rosario A. Amato
Nazareth Area High School
Courtney A. Diacont Memorial Tournament Director
(610) 759-1730 ext. 2306
Nazareth Area School District
Director of Athletics
We are looking forward to another great tournament this year and would love to have your team attend.
CAD Tournament Director