SPIRE Welcomes Additional time Elite to Campus in an Unique Two-Day Occasion | Information

GENEVA, Ohio, Feb. 7, 2022 /PRNewswire-PRWeb/ — SPIRE Institute & Academy (IA) introduced right this moment their plans to host a two-day, six-game showcase occasion with Additional time Elite, a nationally-renowned basketball program that includes a number of the prime recruits within the nation. The sport lineup will function Additional time Elite competing in opposition to SPIRE’s Nationwide Excessive Faculty Group, in addition to two different Ohio-area academies.

SPIRE, who was chosen as one among solely three venues to host Additional time Elite of their inaugural season, might be taking part in head-to-head in opposition to two Additional time Elite squads in two separate video games in the course of the occasion.

Jeff Javorek, SPIRE’s Director of Basketball, explains the joy forward of the occasion. “We’re bringing a number of the prime basketball expertise within the nation to northeast Ohio in a two-day occasion with three Additional time Elite groups in opposition to the highest three prep colleges in Ohio.”

SPIRE was chosen for this occasion due to its repute and top-notch services. “We had been lucky sufficient to be chosen as a website for this occasion based mostly on our world-class services and the repute we’ve got within the basketball group with our Nationwide Excessive Faculty Group and our nationally-ranked Put up Grad Group,” Javorek stated. “This might be a terrific alternative for the northeast Ohio basketball group and if you’re a highschool basketball fan, you will not need to miss any of the motion!”

The schedule of the occasions going down at SPIRE’s campus in Geneva, Ohio will embody:

Thursday 2/10

5:00 pm — Group Elite vs. SPIRE Academy

6:30 pm — Group Additional time vs. Western Reserve Academy

8:00 pm — Group OTE vs. Worldwide Sports activities Academy (ISA)

Friday 2/11

5:00 pm — Group Elite vs. Worldwide Sports activities Academy (ISA)

6:30 pm — Group OTE vs. Western Reserve Academy

8:00 pm — Group Additional time vs. SPIRE Academy

Admission is $5 per individual for all the occasion. For media credentials or school coaches occupied with attending the occasion, please contact Jeff Javorek at [email protected].

Tickets might be bought upfront at https://www.spireinstitute.org/tickets/.

Masks are strongly inspired for all on-campus occasions at SPIRE.


SPIRE Institute & Academy is a complete tutorial, athletic, private expertise and profession improvement expertise positioned inside a world class occasion and wellness advanced. Constructed on almost 500 acres with greater than 750,000 sq. ft. underneath roof, SPIRE (http://www.spireinstitute.org) encompasses 4 divisions: SPIRE Academy, an accredited school preparatory worldwide boarding faculty and multi-sport/specialty coaching and improvement academy for 9-12 graders and a publish grad program; SPIRE Institute, the analysis and improvement arm learning efficiency enchancment throughout a number of disciplines; SPIRE Occasions, a facility and group that hosts native, nationwide and worldwide tournaments and occasions with the NCAA, the Large East, Large Ten and Atlantic 10 conferences, Olympic trials and world championship qualifiers; and SPIRE Match, a group membership-based health, swim and well being middle open to the general public. Sports activities at present featured on campus embody swimming, observe and area, basketball, esports, drone racing, wrestling and lacrosse (coming in 2022–23).

About Additional time Elite

OTE (Additional time Elite) is a transformative new sports activities league that provides the world’s most proficient younger basketball gamers a greater pathway to changing into skilled athletes. OTE (pronounced Oh-Tee-E) gives a complete accelerator for elite gamers’ skilled careers. The league provides a year-round improvement program combining world-class teaching, cutting-edge sports activities science and efficiency applied sciences, top-notch services, and a rigorous, extremely personalised tutorial program that energizes and enhances every athlete’s journey from proficiency to professional for the subsequent technology of athlete empowerment.

OTE groups options prime highschool rising juniors, seniors and post-graduate athletes globally. They’ll compete each throughout the league and in exterior competitions in opposition to home and worldwide groups. The league options 27 gamers, all residing, studying, and coaching in Atlanta.

Media Contact

Joel Layman, SPIRE Institute & Academy, 240-285-9844, [email protected]


SOURCE SPIRE Institute & Academy