Boys', girls' basketball teams to play in holiday tournaments, beginning Friday
Here’s a little round-up of tournament action over the holiday break for our boys’ and girls’ basketball teams, with action beginning on Friday:
- Boys will travel first to the St. Mary Christmas Classic in Paducah. They face Livingston Central on Friday, Dec. 17, at 6 p.m. The winner will play the winner of the Fulton County-Caldwell County game on Dec. 19 at 8 p.m. Losers of both games will play each other on Dec. 19 at 4 p.m.
- Girls will travel to the Community Christian Academy tournament in Paducah. They will play Christian Fellowship School on Friday, Dec. 17, at 12:30 p.m. The winner of that game will play the winner of two previous games: CCA vs. Joppa, Ill., and that winner vs. Carlisle County, on Dec. 19 at 6:30 p.m. The loser will play the loser of the CCA-Joppa game on Dec. 17 at 6:30 p.m.
- Boys also will travel to the Duster Thomas Hoops Classic in Pickneyville, Ill., after Christmas. First game will be against Steeleville on Dec. 27 at 5:30 p.m. The winner of that game will play the winner of the Pickneyville-Salem game on Dec. 28 at 9 a.m. Loser will play the loser of that game at the same date and time in the auxiliary gym.
Full tournament brackets are below. For more information, please contact Ballard Athletic Director R.B. Mays at 270-665-8400, ext. 2513; after Friday at 3 p.m., it may be easier to email him at Ronald.email@example.com.