Salem announces basketball tournament in memory of Adam Ward

SALEM, Va. (WDBJ7) A basketball tournament will be held in honor of WDBJ7’s Adam Ward.

The Adam Ward Classic will be held February 4 in the Salem High School gym. All proceeds from the event will go to the Adam Ward Scholarship Fund, which is administered by the Salem Educational Foundation and Alumni Association.

The cost for an all-day pass is $10. Tickets will be available the day of the event at Salem High School.

Adam was a huge sports fan. He graduated from Salem High School in 2007.