The 17th annual FWISD Boys’ Varsity Classic Basketball Tournament tips off at 8:00 a.m. on Monday, December 29, 2014. All games will be playedat Wilkerson-Greines Activity Center.
This year the tournament field will be comprised of 16 teams with eleven of those having reached the state playoffs last season.
Fort Worth ISD boys’ varsity basketball teams participating include Dunbar High School, Arlington Heights High School and O.D. Wyatt High School.
Other schools participating include Denton, Arlington Lamar, Arlington Bowie, Lewisville HS, Madison Ridgeland Academy, Mansfield Timberview, Austin LBJ, Southwest Christian School, Ennis HS, Keller Fossil Ridge, Abilene Cooper HS, Abilene Christian School and Pflugerville-Connally HS.
“The participant schools epitomize the philosophy of extra-curricular activities, which is educational and athletic excellence through competition,” said Troy Bell FWISD assistant athletic director. “We are confident that the community will find these student-athletes to be outstanding representatives of not only team leadership, but quality sportsmanship as well.”
The championship game will be played at 6:30 p.m. on Wednesday, December 31, 2014.
Tickets are available at the gate: Adults – $5; Students – $4. Tournament passes are $15 (adult/student).