Tigers among Edgewood Tournament participants

The Wills Point Tigers are scheduled to stay close to home this weekend, joining 11 other area schools at this year's Jack Shellnutt Edgewood Invitational Tournament Nov. 30-Dec. 2.

The varsity bracket will be separated into four separate pools, including Wills Point, tournament host Edgewood and Bullard scheduled to participate in Pool A.

Wills Point was scheduled to take the court each day of the tournament, opening up play beginning at 1:15 Nov. 30 against the Bulldogs. The Tigers will also be in action Dec. 1, participating in the third game of the day when they take on Bullard beginning at 11:50 a.m.

Teams that finish first overall in their respective pool will compete in the Gold Bracket Dec. 2, while teams finishing second will compete in the Silver Bracket and teams finishing third competing in the Bronze Bracket.

Other schools participating in the tournament are set to include Kerens, Hooks and Sunnyvale in Pool B, Canton, Commerce and Life Oak Cliff in Pool C, and Chapel Hill, Mineola and Quinlan in Pool D.

Following their run in Edgewood, the Tigers are scheduled to host Scurry Rosser Dec. 5 before returning to tournament action at home Dec. 7-9.

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