The DeKalb West and DeKalb Middle basketball teams will open play in the James C. Haile State Invitational Tournament, this Saturday (January 17th). All games in the tournament will be played at Middle TN Christian School in Murfreesboro.
The Saints will take on the winner of Burks Middle School and Celina on Saturday morning, at 9:45 a.m., in the quarterfinal round of the boys' Large Division. The Saints have a bye in the first round, while Burks and Celina will play Thursday night at 6:30 p.m. Should the Saints win their game on Saturday, they would play in the semi-final round on Monday, at 11:00 a.m. The finals of the boys' Large Division will be played on Monday, January 26th, at 6:45 p.m.
The boys' Large Division bracket lines up as follows:
Thursday, January 15th
Game 1 - Burks Middle vs. Celina - 6:30 p.m.
Game 2 - Algood vs. Rickman - 7:45 p.m.
Saturday, January 17th
Game 3 - DeKalb Middle vs. Game 1 Winner - 9:45 a.m.