SWOSU Hosting Class A Basketball Tourney this Weekend

Southwestern Oklahoma State University will host the Class A Boys and Girls Area I Basketball Tournament this Thursday through Saturday (Feb. 25-27) in the Pioneer Cellular Event Center on the Weatherford campus.

Two boys and two girls teams from the area tournament will advance to the state tournament March 3-5 at the Oklahoma Fairgrounds in Oklahoma City.

Game play begins on Thursday at 1:30 p.m. with the Kremlin-Hillsdale girls taking on Texhoma followed by the Mooreland boys facing off with Union City at 3 p.m. Games will resume at 6:30 p.m. when the Thomas-Fay-Custer girls play Union City. The final game of Thursday night will be between the Arapaho-Butler boys and Lookeba-Sickles at 8 p.m.

Friday’s games at 1:30 and 3 p.m. will feature the winners of Thursday’s games. The Friday evening games will be the winner’s brackets contests featuring boys and girls teams from Seiling and Pond Creek-Hunter. The girls play at 6:30 and boys at 8 p.m.

Saturday’s games at 6:30 and 8 p.m. will feature the teams winning on Friday afternoon vs. the losers of Friday night’s games.

Cost of admission is $5. SWOSU I.D.’s are not accepted at playoff tournament.