Tons of Boys, Girls Basketball Tournaments Scheduled In Area This Week

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Published on November 25 2013 3:26 pm
Last Updated on November 25 2013 3:26 pm
Written by Millie Lange

If you're a basketball fan then you'll be in basketball heaven this week as tons of area boys and girls tournaments will be contested.

Effingham St. Anthony plays host to a boys turkey tournament that begins tonight and finishes out Saturday. Teams entered include Effingham, Robinson, Mount Zion, Charleston, Breese Central, Mattoon and Belleville Althoff.

Cumberland High School hosts a boys tournament with Neoga, Dieterich, Newton, Chrisman, Palestine/Hutsonville, Martinsville and Oblong. The tournament opens with four games tonight and will finish out Saturday with the championship at 8 p.m.

The Mulberry Grove boys Tournament will open tonight with three games on tap. Cowden-Herrick faces Ramsey at 5:15 p.m. Also enterd are Odin, Patoka, Sandoval and host Mulberry Grove. The round robin tournament ends Saturday.

Teutopolis wll compete in the Capital Classic that takes place in Red Hill (Bridgeport) and Lawrenceville. The Shoes open play Friday against Fairfield at 12:30 p.m. at Red Hill and at 6 p.m. against Olney. The tourney ends Saturday.

In girls action, the National Trail Conference Tournament opens play Tuesday at Beecher City High School. The NTC teams competing include Effingham St. Anthony, Cowden-Herrick/Beecher City, Dieterich, Altamont, South Central, Neoga and Brownstown/St. Elmo. The tourney continues Friday and ends Saturday with the title contest scheduled for 1 p.m.

The Bob Kerans Thanksgiving Tournament at Newton Higih School also begins Tuesday with Effingham taking on Flora at 6 p.m. In the second contest, Newton faces Cumberland at 7:30.

The tournament field also includes Mount Zion and Flora. The round robin event continues Wednesday,  Friday and ends Saturday.

Teutopolis is competing in the Salem Tournament which began during the past weekend and the Wooden Shoes went 3-0 in pool play. T-town will now be playing Saturday at noon against Salem while Bethalto Civic Memorial will take on Highland at 1:30 p.m. in the winner bracket. In the consolation bracket, Olney faces Carlyle at 9 a.m. while Belleville East squares off against Centralia at 10:30 a.m.

In the winner bracket, the winners advance to the championship at 8:30 p.m. while the losers square off for third place at 7 p.m. In the consolation bracket, the winners advance to meet for the consy title at 5:30 p.m. while the losers meet for seventh place at 4 p.m.

BOYS TOURNAMENTS

ST. ANTHONY TURKEY TOURNAMENT

Monday, November 25

Game 1 -- Robinson vs. Mount Zion, 6 p.m.

Game 2 -- St. Anthony vs. Charleston, 7:30 p.m.

Tuesday, November 26

Game 3 -- Mount Zion vs. Breese Central, 5 p.m.

Game 4 -- Effingham vs. Belleville Althoff, 6:30 p.m.

Game 5 -- Mattoon vs. Robinson, 8 p.m.

Wednesday, November 27

Game 6 -- Breese Central vs. Mattoon, 5 p.m.

Game 7 -- Effingham vs. Charleston, 6:30 p.m.

Game 8 -- St. Anthony vs. Belleville

Friday, November 29

Game 9 -- Mount Zion vs. Mattoon, 3 p.m.

Game 10 -- Charleston vs. Belleville Althoff, 4:30 p.m.

Game 11 -- Breese Central vs. Robinson

Game 12 -- St. Anthony vs. Effingham, 7:30 p.m.

Saturday, November 30

Game 13 -- Pool A No. 4 vs. Pool B No. 4, 3 p.m. (seventh-place)

Game 14 -- Pool A No. 3 vs. Pool B No. 3, 4:30 p.m. (fifth-place)

Game 15 -- Pool A No. 2 vs. Pool B No. 2, 6 p.m. (third-place)

Game 16 -- Pool A No. 1 vs.  Pool B No. 1, 7:30 p.m. (championship)

CUMBERLAND TOURNAMENT

Monday, November 25

Game 1 -- Chrisman vs. Palestine-Hutsonville, 6 p.m.

Game 2 -- Neoga vs. Martinsville, 6 p.m.

Game 3 -- Cumberland vs. Dieterich, 7:30 p.m.

Game 4 -- Newton vs. Oblong, 7:30 p.m.

Tuesday, November 26

Game 5 -- Cumberland vs. Palestine-Hutsonville, 6 p.m.

Game 6 -- Martinsville vs. Oblong, 6 p.m.

Game 7 -- Dieterich vs. Chrisman, 7:30 p.m.

Game 8 -- Newton vs. Neoga, 7:30 p.m.

Friday, November 29

Game 9 -- Dieterich vs. Palestine-Hutsonville, 11 a.m.

Game 10 -- Neoga vs. Oblong, 11 a.m.

Game 11 -- Cumberland vs. Chrisman, 12:30 p.m.

Game 12 -- Newton vs. Martinsville, 12:30 p.m.

Saturday, November 30

Game 13 -- Fourth Place Pool A vs. Third Place Pool B, 3:30 p.m.

Game 14 -- Third Place Pool A vs. Fourth Place Pool B, 5 p.m.

Game 15 -- Second Place Pool A vs. First Place Pool B, 6:30 p.m.

Game 16 -- First Place Pool  A vs. Second Place Pool B, 8 p.m.

 

MULBERRY GROVE TOURNAMENT

Monday, November 25

Game 1 -- Cowden-Herrick vs. Ramsey, 5:15 p.m.

Game 2 -- Odin vs. Patoka, 6:45 p.m.

Game 3 -- Mulberry Grove vs. Sandoval, 8:15 p.m.

Tuesday, November 26

Game 4 -- Sandoval vs. Ramsey, 5:15 p.m.

Game 5 -- Cowden-Herrick vs. Odin, 6:45 p.m.

Game 6 -- Patoka vs. Mulberry Grove, 8:15 p.m.

Wednesday, November 27

Game 7 -- Ramsey vs. Odin, 5:15 p.m.

Game 8 -- Sandoval vs. Patoka, 6:45 p.m.

Game 9 -- Cowden-Herrick vs. Mulberry Grove, 8:15 p.m.

Friday, November 29

Game 10 -- Cowden-Herrick vs. Sandoval, 5:15 p.m.

Game 11 -- Patoka vs. Ramsey, 6:45 p.m.

Game 12 -- Odin vs. Mulberry Grove, 8:15 p.m.

Saturday, November 30

Game 13 -- Odin vs. Sandoval, 4 p.m.

Game 14 -- Mulberry Grove vs. Ramsey, 5:30 p.m.

Game 15 -- Cowden-Herrick vs. Patoka, 7 p.m.

 

CAPITAL CLASSIC

Friday, November 29

At Red Hill

Session One

Game 1 – Red Hill (Bridgeport) vs. Olney, 11 a.m.

Game 2 – Teutopolis vs. Fairfield, 12:30 p.m.

Session Two

Game 3 – Teutopolis vs. Olney, 6 p.m.

Game 4 – Fairfield vs. Red Hill (Bridgeport), 7:30 p.m.

At Lawrenceville

Session One

Game 1 – Mount Carmel vs. Marshall, 11 a.m.

Game 2 – Lawrenceville vs. Pinckneyville, 12:30 p.m.

Session Two

Game 3 – Marshall vs. Lawrenceville, 6 p.m.

Game 4 – Pinckneyville vs. Mount Carmel, 7:30 p.m.

Saturday, November 30

At Red Hill

Session Three

Game 5 – Teutopolis vs. Red Hill (Bridgeport), 10 a.m.

Game 6 – Olney vs. Fairfield, 11:30 a.m.

At Lawrenceville

Session Three

Game 5 – Mount Carmel vs. Lawrenceville, 10 a.m.

Game 6 – Pinckneyville vs. Marshall, 11:30 a.m.

Session Four

Game 7 -- Seventh-Place, 3:30 p.m.

Game 8 – Fifth-Place, 5 p.m.

Game 9 – Third Place, 6:30 p.m.

Game 10 – First Place, 8 p.m.

 

GIRLS TOURNAMENTS

NATIONAL TRAIL CONFERENCE TOURNAMENT

Tuesday, November 26

Game 1 -- Cowden-Herrick/Beecher City vs. Dieterich, 5:30 p.m.

Game 2 -- Altamont vs. South Central, 7 p.m.

Game 3 -- Neoga vs. Brownstown/St. Elmo, 8:30 p.m.

Friday, November 29

Game 4 -- Loser Game 2 vs. Loser Game 3, 5:30 p.m.

Game 5 -- St. Anthony vs. Winner Game 1, 7 p.m.

Game 6 -- Winner Game 2 vs. Winner Game 3, 8:30 p.m.

Saturday, November 30

Game 7 -- Loser Game 1 vs. Winner Game 4, 10 a.m. (consolation championship)

Game 8 -- Loser Game 5 vs. Loser Game 6, 11:30 a.m. (third place)

Game 9 -- Winner Game 5 vs. Winner Game 6, 1 p.m. (championship)

BOB KERANS THANKSGIVING TOURNAMENT

Tuesday, November 26

Game 1 -- Effingham vs. Flora, 6 p.m.

Game 2 -- Newton vs. Cumberland, 7:30 p.m.

Wednesday, November 27

Game 3 -- Effingham vs. Mount Zion, 6 p.m.

Game 4 -- Newton vs. Flora, 7:30 p.m.

Friday, November 29

Game 5 -- Mount Zion vs. Flora, 3 p.m.

Game 6 -- Effingham vs. Cumberland, 4:30 p.m.

Game 7 -- Newton vs. Mount Zion, 6 p.m.

Saturday, November 30

Game 8 -- Cumberland vs. Flora, noon

Game 9 -- Effingham vs. Newton, 1:30 p.m.

Game 10 -- Cumberland vs. Mount Zion, 3 p.m.

SALEM THANKSGIVING TOURNAMENT

Saturday, November 30

Winner Bracket

Game 1 -- Teutopolis vs. Salem, noon

Game 2 -- Bethalto Civic Memorial vs. Highland, 1:30 p.m.

Third Place Game -- Loser Game 1 vs. Loser Game 2, 7 p.m.

Championship Game -- Winner Game 1 vs. Winner Game 2, 8:30 p.m.

Consolation Bracket

Game 1 -- Olney vs. Carlyle, 9 a.m.

Game 2 -- Belleville East vs. Centralia, 10:30 a.m.

Seventh-Place Game -- Loser Game 1 vs. Loser Game 2, 4 p.m.

Consolation Championship -- Winner Game 1 vs. Winner Game 2, 5:30 p.m.