A big crowd is expected for the Central West Virginia Athletic Conference middle
school girl's basketball tournament. Calhoun Middle School is hosting the four-game
tourney, and the local girl's team will be in the playoffs.|
Calhoun is slated to play Richwood Middle School at 6 p.m., followed by Braxton vs.
Clay. The championship games will continue Saturday at 1 p.m. and 2:30 p.m.
Calhoun Middle/High School principal Roger Propst said "We hope Calhoun sports fans
will come out for the action."
The other big event is the 15th annual Little Kanawha Conference "Night of
Champions," which is coming to the Mt. Zion campus Saturday evening for the first
The boy's basketball event will be a real thriller, with doors opening at 4 :30 p.m.
The "Night of Champions" schedule:
5:00 Top-gun warm-up
5:15 Top-gun 3-point shoot out
5:30 3rd place game warm-up
5:50 Tip-off 3rd place game
6:30 Half time/performance by Roane cheerleaders
6:40 Start 2nd half
7:15 Consolation/post game ceremonies
7:20 Recognition scholar athlete/top gun winner
7:30 Officials awards
7:35 lst place game warm-up
8:00 Tip-off championship game
8:40 Half time/performance by Williamstown cheerleaders
8:50 Start 2nd half
9:30 Post game ceremonies
"We are grateful to be hosting these events at Calhoun Middle/High School,"