Hardwood tourney Saturday

The Thanksgiving holiday is over and, for local basketball teams, it’s time to get back in action.
Okolona High School will host their annual Hardwood Tournament this Saturday featuring four local teams going head-to-head in competition.
The schedule kicks off at 3 p.m. with the Lady Chieftains hosting the Lady Bulldogs of Aberdeen.
The 4A Houston Hilltoppers will face the 3A Aberdeen Bullogs in the second game of the day. The Hilltoppers bring a 1-3 record, having recorded a win over Bruce and losses to South Pontotoc, Pontotoc and Houlka. The Bulldogs are bringing in a record of 2-2, with wins over Biggersville and Shannon and losses to Biggersville and West Point.
The nightcap game will be a fast-paced match with the hosting Chieftains and the Calhoun City Wildcats. The 2-1 Chiefs won over Amory and Nettleton and lost to Ripley while the Wildcats are showing a win over North Pontotoc and losses to Oxford and Coffeeville.
Admission is $5 at the door.Okolona Chieftain