New book details history of the Beach Ball Classic

Former Sun News preps writer Ian Guerin talks about the history of one of the country's top high school basketball tournaments in his recent book, "The Beach Ball Classic."

News13 Sports Director Conan Gasque and former Sun News preps writer Ian Guerin talk about Guerin’s book, “The Beach Ball Classic – Premier High School Hoops on the Grand Strand.”

Guerin will be at the Grand Strand for several book signings this week, including the ones listed below. Books are available for purchase on, and You can also purchase them at the Beach Ball Classic, which begins Dec. 26 at the Myrtle Beach Convention Center.

Book signings:

Monday, Dec. 12
Crafty Rooster (Conway)
Coastal Ale House (Conway)

Tuesday, Dec. 13
Gordo’s Tacos & Tequila (Myrtle Beach)