Wilson cagers competing at Pittsburg Tourney
Submitted by Henryetta1 on Fri, 01/06/2017 - 6:00am
By LARRY OWEN
Free-Lance Sports Editor
The Wilson High School varsity basketball program is currently competing at the Dee Foster Invitational basketball tournament at Pittsburg High School this weekend.
The Tigers and Lady Tigers began tournament play on Thursday with the Wilson ladies taking on Kinta at 3:20 p.m., while the Wilson gentlemen squared off against Achille at 4:40 p.m. on Thursday in opening-round action.
The other teams on the girls side of the tournament include Calvin, Braggs, Achille, Wapanucka, Soper, and the host Pittsburg Lady Panthers.
The other teams on the boys side of the tournament include Calvin, Braggs, Kinta, Wapanucka, Soper, and the host Pittsburg Panthers.
The tournament will continue on Friday with consolation semifinal and winner's bracket semifinal contests, while the final day of tournament action will begin with the girls consolation finals at 12 p.m. and will conclude with the boys championship game at 7:30 p.m.
Below is the complete tournament schedule for the Dee Foster Invitational at Pittsburg High School.
Dee Foster Invitational
January 5-7 • Pittsburg, OK
Calvin vs Braggs; Thursday, 10 a.m.
Pittsburg vs Achille; Thursday, 12:40 p.m.
Wilson vs Kinta; Thursday, 3:20 p.m.
Wapanucka vs Soper; Thursday, 6 p.m.
Calvin/Braggs loser vs Wilson/Kinta loser; Friday, 10 a.m.
Pittsburg/Achille loser vs Wapanucka/Soper loser; Friday, 12:40 p.m.
Calvin/Braggs winner vs Wilson/Kinta winner; Friday, 3:20 p.m.
Pittsburg/Achille winner vs Wapanucka/Soper winner; Friday, 6 p.m.
Consolation semifinal winners; Saturday, 12 p.m.
Semifinal losers; Saturday, 3 p.m.
Semifinal winners; Saturday, 6 p.m.
Kinta vs Calvin; Thursday, 11:20 a.m.
Pittsburg vs Braggs; Thursday, 2 p.m.
Achille vs Wilson; Thursday, 4:40 p.m.
Wapanucka vs Soper; Thursday, 7:20 p.m.
Kinta/Calvin loser vs Achille/Wilson loser; Friday, 11:20 a.m.
Pittsburg/Braggs loser vs Wapanucka/Soper loser; Friday, 2 p.m.
Kinta/Calvin winner vs Achille/Wilson winner; Friday, 4:40 p.m.
Pittsburg/Braggs winner vs Wapanucka/Soper winner; Friday, 7:20 p.m.
Consolation semifinal winners; Saturday, 1:30 p.m.
Semifinal losers; Saturday, 4:30 p.m.
Semifinal winners; Saturday, 7:30 p.m.
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