Battle at the Border Shootout starts tomorrow

Published 11:51 am Friday, December 26, 2008

The tournament has been popular for high schools to play in across the size spectrum.

This year will be no different.

On the boys&squo; side of the brackets the tournament will have Fort Mill, Riverside, Spartanburg Christian Academy, Broome, Chapman, Polk County, Brevard and Landrum.

On the girls&squo; side of the brackets the tournament will have Fort Mill, Woodruff, East Rutherford, Blue Ridge, Boiling Springs, Spartanburg Christian Academy, Chesnee and Landrum.

&dquo;Everyone is equal and everyone can win the tournament,&dquo; Landrum coach and organizer Lyn Smith said. &dquo;We have a good balance of teams and it should be three days of exciting basketball. All the games will be close.&dquo;

The action will get kicked off at 10 a.m. on Saturday morning with Fort Mill and Woodruff.

Polk&squo;s boys will play Chapman at 5:30 p.m. Landrum girls will play Chesnee at 7 p.m.

Landrum&squo;s boys will play Brevard at 8:30 p.m.