The Rolla High School boys' and girls' basketball teams will tip off the 2013-14 campaign by participating in the Rolla Basketball Jamboree, to be held Friday, Nov. 22 at the RHS gym, starting at 4:30 p.m.
In addition to the Rolla boys' and girls' basketball squads, the Crocker and Cuba teams will also be participating.
The jamboree sessions are basically practice scrimmages. Each team will play two sessions of three, 6-minute quarters versus the other two schools. Personal fouls will not be tallied and coaches may be on the court to provide instruction to players during play.
Admission will be $3 per person (ages 6-60).
Here is the jamboree schedule:
Nov. 22, RHS gym
4:30 p.m.: Rolla vs. Crocker girls.
5:05 p.m.: Rolla vs. Crocker boys.
5:40 p.m.: Cuba vs. Crocker girls.
6:15 p.m.: Cuba vs. Crocker boys.
6:50 p.m.: Rolla vs. Cuba girls.
7:25 p.m.: Rolla vs. Cuba boys.
Key Sport Classic
The RHS basketball teams will officially open the season on Saturday, Nov. 30 by again hosting the Key Sport Shop Tip-Off Classic at the RHS gyms.
Schools participating this year are Rolla, Salem, Northwest (Cedar Hill) and Willard.
All teams and spectators should enter through the main entrance behind the high school. Doors will be open at 11 a.m.
Admission will be $3 for ages 6-up.
The boys' and girls' varsity and junior varsity teams will all be playing during the Key Sport Classic. The Rolla teams will be taking on the Willard teams while Salem will meet Northwest.
Here is the schedule
Key Sport Tip-Off Classic
Nov. 30, RHS gyms
Noon - Main Gym: Salem vs. Northwest varsity girls. Practice Gym: Salem vs. Northwest jayvee boys.
1:30 p.m. - Main Gym: Salem vs. Northwest varsity boys. Practice Gym: Salem vs. Northwest jayvee girls.
3 p.m. - Main Gym: Rolla vs. Willard varsity girls.
Practice Gym: Rolla vs. Willard jayvee boys.
4:30 p.m. - Main Gym: Rolla vs. Willard varsity boys. Practice: Rolla vs. Willard jayvee girls.