Doc Hurley Tourney Canceled

The Doc Hurley Basketball Classic, a fixture in Hartford for nearly four decades, won’t happen this year.

Those who run the foundation missed a deadline to provide proof of insurance and to pay down at least a portion of $21,000 in past-due bills.

The deadline came and went at four p.m. yesterday.

In a statement, the Hartford Public School system says they’ll not be able to host the tourney as a result.

The Classic has been a fundraiser for scholarships for area college students.

it was to have taken place from the December 19th through the 21st at Weaver High School.


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