What is the SJIT?

SJIT stands for the Saint James Invitational Tournament. The SJIT is an annual basketball tournament that began in 1974 that continued for an impressive 29 seasons, before ending in 2002. By the 1980’s, the SJIT brought four national and four regional teams together to compete. After a long hiatus, the tournament began again in March of 2016.

Where is the SJIT held?

Each year the SJIT is held in the Alumni Hall Gymnasium at Saint James School in Hagerstown, Maryland. For directions and campus information visit our Travel Information Page.

Saint James School

17641 College Road

Hagerstown, MD 21740

Will the SJIT be live streamed?

Live-streaming of the 2018 SJIT begins at 1:45 PM on February 1-3, 2018 by FloSports - live event sports streams.

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Where should I park and is there a fee?

Parking for the 2018 SJIT is free.

Handicap and VIP parking will be located in the athletics parking lot and can be accessed through the West Gate.

General Parking will be located in the field across from Turner Field (turf field) on the west side of campus.

Will there be concessions?

Concessions will be provided by the Saint James Parents' Association.

Will there be an alumni reception?

Saint James alumni are welcome to join us for refreshments at the SJIT Alumni Reception. The reception will be open Friday, February 2nd from 6 pm to 8 pm, and Saturday, February 3rd from 3:30 pm to 5:30 pm in the dance studio on the lower level of Alumni Hall.

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