South to host tip-off tournament


South to play Eaton, National Trail plays Dixie in first round on Friday, Dec. 1.

By Eddie Mowen Jr. - emowen@aimmediamidwest.com



WEST ALEXANDRIA — Twin Valley South will host its 6th annual boys basketball tip-off tournament this weekend.

The event is sponsored by Wings Etc.

The opening round will be held Friday, Dec. 1 with varsity games only.

National Trail will play Dixie at 6 p.m., followed by host TVS playing Eaton at 7:30.

On Saturday, the first round of the junior varsity tournament will begin at 1 p.m. with Trail playing Dixie. South and Eaton will meet at 2:30.

The varsity consolation game is scheduled for 4 p.m. with the varsity championship contest slated to begin at 5:30 p.m.

The junior varsity consolation game will be held Monday, Dec. 4 at 6 p.m. with the championship game set for 7:30 p.m.

Last season, Eaton defeated Dixie 58-42 in the championship game. National Trail bested Twin Valley South, in triple overtime, 59-51, in the consolation game. In the first round, Eaton beat National Trail 48-35 and Dixie knocked off South, 55-51, in overtime.

Admission to the tournament is $6 for adults and $4 for students on Saturday and $4 for Monday. No passes will be accepted.

South to play Eaton, National Trail plays Dixie in first round on Friday, Dec. 1.

By Eddie Mowen Jr.

emowen@aimmediamidwest.com

Reach Eddie Mowen Jr. at 937-683-4056 or on Twitter @emowen_RH

Reach Eddie Mowen Jr. at 937-683-4056 or on Twitter @emowen_RH