Shop Talk- The Governor’s Challenge
SALISBURY, Md- 47abc Sports debuted “Shop Talk”, a sports segment devoted to local fans with plenty of opinions. In this episode, Shore Hoops fans discuss the Governor’s Challenge.
Now in it’s 39th year, the Governor’s Challenge began as a Maryland-Delaware exclusive tournament, but has now grown to much more. The tournament is now the largest holiday basketball tournament in the United States. With over 120 teams set to play in this year’s tourney the fellas discuss a number of topics, including what the tournament has grown into, the best players they’ve seen in the tourney, and the impact the holiday classic has amongst the community.
Shot at Dstinct Dsigns in Salisbury, Dorian “The Groomer” Purnell (owner) and Nicholas McIntosh- who work in the shop, gave free haircuts at last year’s Governor’s Challenge. The duo looks to return to the Civic Center in 2019 to again provide services to some of the top players locally and nationally. 47abc Sports Director Travon Miles hosts “Shop Talk”. Enjoy!