Third Annual Middle School State Tournament

Kentucky Basketball Academy

Lexington, Kentucky
February 27-29, 2004

2004 by Ron Harrison

The Kentucky Basketball Academy will host the Middle School State Tournament this weekend.  Forty-six teams have accepted invitations to participate in this event.  The teams scheduled to participate are Corbin, King, Meece, Georgetown, Harrison County 8th, Mason County, Paris, Frankfort Christian, Middlesboro, Sayre, Elkhorn, Lincoln County, Anderson County, East Jessamine, St. Joseph-Cold Spring, Harrison County 7th, Second Street, Highlands, Gray, Scott County, North Oldham 8th, A.B. Combs, Monticello, Taylor County, Rose Hill, North Oldham 7th, June Buchanan, Pineville, Jenkins, Mountain Christian, Dorton, South Laurel, East Carter, Sebastian, Muhlenberg South, R.W. Combs, Meade County, Summit View, Jackson Independent, Bardstown, St. Romuald, North Laurel, Spencer County, Graves County, Wayne County, and Elliott County.

Forty-four of the teams will play in preliminary games with the entire field starting the single elimination tournament on Saturday morning.  The tourney brackets will be posted at the Kentucky Basketball Academy.

Friday February 27th Schedule

4:30 PM

Corbin

vs.

King

Meece

vs.

Georgetown

Harrison County 8th

vs.

Mason County

5:45 PM

Paris

vs.

Frankfort Christian

Middlesboro

vs.

Sayre

Elkhorn

vs.

Lincoln County

Anderson County

vs.

East Jessamine

St. Joseph-Cold Spring

vs.

Harrison County 7th

7:00 PM

Second Street

vs.

Highlands

Gray

vs.

Scott County

North Oldham 8th

vs.

A.B. Combs

Monticello

vs.

Taylor County

8:15 PM

Rose Hill

vs.

North Oldham 7th

June Buchanan

vs.

Pineville

Jenkins

vs.

Mountain Christian

Dorton

vs.

South Laurel

East Carter

vs.

Sebastian

9:30 PM

Muhlenberg South

vs.

R.W. Combs

Meade County

vs.

Summit View

Jackson Independent

vs.

Bardstown

St. Romuald

vs.

North Laurel

Spencer County

vs.

Graves County

* Wayne County and Elliott County will join the tourney field for the single elimination phase of the event.

I will again attempt to cover this event in its entirety.  Past coverage of this event may be accessed on my website, listed below:

Any questions on this event should be directed to the Kentucky Basketball Academy at 859-219-9272.

 

Ron Harrison’s reports on this and other basketball events appear on http://www.angelfire.com/ky/prephoops.