Findlay Toyota Big City Showdown Celebrates 10 Years of Competition at the South Point Hotel, Casino & Spa
Bishop Gorman High School will compete for bragging rights against Findlay Prep on
Saturday, Jan. 20
Tickets are available for $15 on the South Point website or at the door
The annual Findlay Toyota Big City Showdown celebrates a decade of fierce competition between two of Las Vegas’ top high school men’s basketball teams – Findlay Prep and Bishop Gorman High School – as each compete for bragging rights at the South Point Arena on Saturday, Jan. 20 at 6 p.m.
“It’s incredible to see the sheer talent of these high school athletes year after year as they grow into some of the best players in the nation,” said South Point Hotel and Casino General Manager Ryan Growney. “The excitement from the crowd is contagious, which makes this the perfect event to enjoy with friends and family.”
The Big City Showdown, sponsored by Findlay Toyota, hosts a full-day of basketball games played by top high school athletes in Las Vegas, including Clark High School, Coronado High School, Desert Oasis High School, Durango High School and Liberty High School.
Additional game schedules include:
- Desert Oasis High School Girls vs. Coronado High School Girls at 11:30 a.m.;
- Liberty High School Girls vs. Bishop Gorman High School Girls at 1 p.m.;
- Liberty High School Boys vs. Durango high School Boys at 2:30 p.m.;
- Clark High School Boys vs. Coronado High School Boys at 4 p.m.
In 2017, Findlay Prep stunned crowds as they pulled ahead after trailing Bishop Gorman with a 78-72 victory.
Big City Showdown event tickets are on sale for $15. To purchase tickets directly, call the South Point Hotel and Casino’s ticket office at 702-797-8055 or toll free at 866-796-7111 or visit the South Point ticket website.
For more information on upcoming events, please visit the South Point Arena website.
About Bishop Gorman High School
Founded in 1954, Bishop Gorman High School is the only Catholic college preparatory school in Southern Nevada. In addition to its emphasis on Catholic values and service, Bishop Gorman also has a nationally ranked athletics program and offers 40 different co-curricular clubs and organizations. For more information, visit www.bishopgorman.org
About Findlay College Prep
Findlay College Prep (www.FindlayPrep.com) at the Henderson International School is a program for exceptional student basketball athletes to receive a top-notch educational experience while creating the opportunity for each student to attend the college or university of their choice. Founded in 1932 in Henderson, Nevada, the Henderson International School is a college preparatory school with comprehensive academic, athletic and artistic programs for students in pre-school through twelfth grade.
About Findlay Automotive Group
Findlay Automotive Group (www.FindlayAuto.com) was founded by the late Pete Findlay in 1961 when he arrived in the Las Vegas Valley from Panaca to open Pete’s Used Cars on Boulder Highway. Findlay’s son, Cliff Findlay, now spearheads Findlay’s 22 dealerships in Nevada, Arizona, Utah and Idaho.
About South Point Hotel, Casino & Spa
Featuring more than 2,100 guestrooms, South Point Hotel, Casino & Spa overlooks the famous Las Vegas Strip and the serenity of the surrounding mountainscape. Each oversized guest room features state-of-the-art LED televisions as well as WiFi with high-speed internet connections. Guests visiting South Point will experience affordable luxury through a casino offering top-of-the-line gaming technology, more than 60 table games and a separate race and sports book area, 11 restaurants, including the award-winning Michael’s Gourmet Room, the world-class Costa Del Sur Spa and Salon, a 400-seat showroom featuring headliner entertainment, a 700-seat Bingo room, a 16-screen Cinemark movie complex, a state-of-the-art 64-lane bowling center, a 52,000-square foot Conference Center and an 80,000-square foot Exhibit Hall. South Point Hotel is also home to the Tournament Bowling Plaza, a multi-million dollar professional bowling tournament facility. In addition, South Point has the finest equestrian event facility in the country. The 240,000 square feet of event space features three climate-controlled arenas, vet clinic, feed store, more than 1,200 climate-controlled stalls and plays host to some of the country’s most unique events. South Point Hotel, Casino & Spa is at 9777 Las Vegas Blvd. South, Las Vegas, NV 89183.