Get ready to pack your bags Card Nation and spend a few days down south in the Bahamas. The University of Louisville women’s basketball team was selected to participate in the 2nd annual Bad Boy Mowers Battle 4 Atlantis.
The Bad Boy Mowers Battle 4 Atlantis lineup:
South Dakota State
The tournament will take place in Nassau on Paradise Island, November 19th through the 21st.
South Carolina defeated UConn 73-53 in the inaugural Bad Boy Mowers Battle 4 Atlantis Women’s tournament.
Below, you can find more details about the Cards and the tournament:
Press Release From UofL Athletics:
Louisville Women’s Basketball to Play in 2022 Bad Boy Mowers Battle 4 Atlantis
The Battle 4 Atlantis will take place November 19-21, 2022 on Paradise Island in the Bahamas.
FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE: November 30, 2021
PARADISE ISLAND, THE BAHAMAS – Coming off a historic 2021 Bad Boy Mowers Battle 4 Atlantis that welcomed the debut of its first-ever women’s tournament, Atlantis Paradise Island announced today that the 2022 edition of the Battle 4 Atlantis will welcome the University of Louisville along with seven other NCAA Division I basketball programs and their players, coaches, families and fans for the women’s tournament on November 19-21.
The 2022 Bad Boy Mowers Battle 4 Atlantis lineup includes:
South Dakota State
Battle 4 Atlantis has built a reputation for attracting powerhouse teams to The Bahamas for an unforgettable experience that includes high-level competition set to the backdrop of a lush, expansive resort. More information can be found at www.battle4atlantis.com.
“Thank you to all of the athletes, coaches, fans, alumni, and our amazing team members who made the 2021 Battle 4 Atlantis the most memorable yet! From the debut of our Women’s competition to the celebration of the 10th anniversary of the Men’s tournament, the energy and excitement that filled the resort and the destination are undeniable. We can’t wait to do this again in 2022,” said Audrey Oswell, President and Managing Director, Atlantis Paradise Island.
Added Lea Miller-Tooley, Tournament Director of Battle 4 Atlantis, “We are thrilled to continue the tradition of hosting elite women’s and men’s college basketball programs at Atlantis in 2022. The Inaugural Women’s Battle 4 Atlantis proved to be a huge success and will carry over as the premier Women’s Tournament as we go into our second year. The Battle 4 Atlantis events will continue to be the highlight of early-season basketball schedules.”
Battle 4 Atlantis is the most anticipated NCAA early-season college basketball tournament. Through seamless, world-class hospitality and rich cultural exchanges, Atlantis Paradise Island is committed to celebrating the global game of basketball. For more information about Atlantis Paradise Island, please visit atlantisbahamas.com.
About Atlantis Paradise Island:
Atlantis Paradise Island is a lush, oceanside resort located on Paradise Island in The Bahamas. A dynamic destination that launched over 25 years ago as a first-of-its-kind modern marvel of nature and engineering, Atlantis is tied to a meaningful connection with the ocean, Bahamian culture, and the spirit of its beloved team members. The resort’s new, immersive programming connects guests to the rich history, art, people, food, and festivities of The Bahamas.
Atlantis features six unique places to stay, from the iconic The Royal to The Beach, The Coral, andHarborside Resort to the luxury accommodations at The Cove, Health Security VERIFIED™ by Forbes Travel Guide The Reef. The resort centered aroundAquaventure, an innovative, 141-acre waterscape of thrilling slides and river rides, pools, and white sand beaches. Home to the largest open-air marine habitat in the world, over 50,000 marine animals from 250 species make their home in ocean-fed environments. From unparalleled meeting and convention space to the well-appointed Atlantis Marina accommodating yachts up to 220 feet overlooking Marina Village, a Bahamian marketplace, the Atlantis experiences are endless. Additional resort amenities include the 30,000 sq ft tranquil Mandara Spa, Atlantis Kids Adventures (AKA) for children ages 3-12, and CRUSH, a nightclub for teens. The award-winning 18-hole Tom Weiskopf-designed golf course, renowned Atlantis Casino, and duty-free shopping complemented by restaurants and lounges with celebrity chef culinary masterpieces including Fish by José Andrés, Nobu, by NobuMatsuhisa; Olives, by Todd English and Casa D’Angeloby Angelo Elia.
Dolphin Cay, the resort’s 14-acre marine mammal habitat, is an advanced marine education center and animal rescue rehabilitation hospital whose first residents include 17 rescue dolphins from Hurricane Katrina. Visitors to Dolphin Cay can participate in creative, non-disruptive “interactions” that build real awareness, stir emotion, and help fund the resort’s conservation efforts. A portion of the cost of each interaction and those offered through Atlantis Marine Adventures goes back to the Atlantis Blue Project Foundation (ABPF), the resort’s nonprofit 501(c)3 organization dedicated to saving sea species and their extraordinary habitats throughout The Bahamas and surrounding Caribbean seas.