Bank of York Holiday Classic next week
YORK The Bank of York Holiday Classic, hosted by the York Comprehensive High School boys’ basketball team, will be Dec. 22 and 23 at the main gym.
Participating teams, in addition to the YCHS Cougars, include Blacksburg, Conway, Lewisville, East Gaston, N.C., and Creekside, Ga.
The games begins at 11 a.m. Dec. 22 with York pitted against Blacksburg. The winner plays East Gaston at 6 p.m.
The other bracket will have Conway against Lewisville at 1 p.m., with the winner to play Creekside at 8 p.m.
The fifth place game will be at 2 p.m. Dec. 23, with the third place game set for 4 p.m. The championship game will be 6 p.m. Dec. 23.
Admission is $6 per day or $10 for both days.
For more information, call the tournament directors: Michael Dalton, 864-490-1592; Andrew Dean, 304-281-1679; or Rob Farris, 803-517-8829.
Registration for Junior Cougars continues
YORK Registration for Junior Cougars basketball, for ages 8 to 14, is underway at the York Recreation Center on White Rose Lane. The cost is $30 through Jan. 6.
Late registration will be Jan. 7 and 8 at $40 per participant.
The first day of the Junior Cougars morning sessions is Jan. 10 and the season runs through Feb. 14.
York Comprehensive High School varsity and JV girls players will coach and teach the league.
Registration for biddy basketball, for boys and girls ages 5 to 7, has been extended until Tuesday, Dec. 30. The cost $40.
Registration is at the York Recreation Center from 8 a.m. to 7 p.m. Monday through Thursday and 8 a.m. to5 p.m. Friday. A birth certificate is required at the time of registration for all new participants.
For more information about either program, please call York Parks and Recreation Department at 803-684-3742.