|2013 Bluegrass-Buckeye Charity Classic
|12/5/2013 - by NKS Editor|
The first major high school basketball event of the season will take place on Saturday, Dec. 7 when 16 teams play in the Bluegrass-Buckeye Charity Classic at Scott and Holmes high schools in Northern Kentucky.
A girls’ game will lead off the schedule at both of the sites. The other games will be interstate match-ups between boys’ teams from Kentucky and Ohio.
A complete schedule is on the right and a brief on each of the 16 teams is below.
Admission to the classic will be $7 for adults and $4 for students at both sites. Children 5 years old and younger will be admitted free.
At halftime of each game, fans will be selected
for a basketball shooting contest with prizes going to both of the participants.
This is the 12th edition of the BBCC, which has donated more than $128,000 to local charities since it's inception. This year's proceeds will go to Ruth Lyons Children's Fund and Neediest Kids of All.
Here's the complete schedule:
GAMES AT HOLMES HIGH SCHOOL / SATURDAY, DEC. 7
Girls game: Ryle vs. Oak Hills, 3 PM
Boys game: Ryle vs. Cincinnati Country Day, 4:45 PM
Boys game: Lexington Dunbar vs. Princeton, 6:30 PM
Boys game: Holmes vs. Purcell Marian, 8:15 PM
GAMES AT SCOTT HIGH SCHOOL / SATURDAY, DEC. 7
Girls game: Cooper vs. Grant County, 3 PM
Boys game: Cooper vs. Oak Hills, 4:45 PM
Boys game: Bishop Brossart vs. Georgetown, 6:30 PM
Boys game: Scott vs. Cincinnati Taft, 8:15 PM
For the complete tournament schedule and information on the teams visit www.bbclassic.blogspot.com/