Mingo Co. Girls Middle School Tourney this week

By Kyle Lovern

February 11, 2014

NAUGATUCK - The annual Mingo County Middle School Girl’s basketball tourney will be played this week.

The rankings are as follows for the upcoming tournament, which will be hosted by Lenore and played at Tug Valley High School.

Burch is the No. 1 seed, while No. 2 is Gilbert, No. 3 Kermit, No 4 Lenore, No 5 Williamson and the 6th seed is Matewan.

The dates for the tournament are Wednesday, February 12, Thursday, February 13 and Saturday, February 15th.

On the first night of the event, Kermit will take on Matewan at 6 pm, while Lenore will battle Williamson at 7:30 pm. On Thursday, the semi-finals, Gilbert vs. winner of game 1 at 6 pm and Burch vs. winner of game 2 at 7:30 pm.

On Saturday the championship game will be played at 11:30 a.m., with the preliminary consolation game starting at 10 a.m.

A trophy presentation will be held after the championship game.

The Mingo County Boy’s Middle School Tournament will be played the following week starting on February 19. The pairings for that tourney will be announced at a later date.