BEA boys tourney
The Blue Earth Area boys basketball team is preparing to host their annual holiday tournament Dec. 27 and 28.
Making up the field for the fifth year in a row will be Jackson County Central, United South Central, Granada-Huntley-East Chain and BEA.
Kicking off the tournament Dec. 27 will be JCC taking on USC at 6 p.m.
JCC enters the tilt at 0-5. USC carries with them a 3-1 mark overall.
BEA and GHEC will battle in the second game of the night, tipping off at 7:45 p.m.
BEA will be looking for their first win of the season after starting the year 0-5.
The GHEC Mustangs will pose a challenging match-up for the Bucs as they enter the contest 5-1 overall.
The winners of the first round games will face off in the championship at 7:45 p.m. Dec. 28. The losers of the first round games will play a curtain raiser prior to the final at 6 p.m.
All of the varsity games will be played at Blue Earth Area High School.
In conjunction with the varsity games scheduled, there will also be a B-squad tournament at the BEA Middle School.
BEA and GHEC tipoff tournament play Dec. 27 at 6 p.m.
JCC and USC will follow, beginning at 7:45 p.m.
Winners of the B squad first round games will play Dec. 28 at 7:45 p.m. The losers will play at 6 p.m.
Admission for the tournament games will be $6 for adults and $4 for students.