BGMSAA basketball championship tourney begins Saturday
The championship tournament for the 2016-17 basketball season begins Saturday, January 21 for the Bartow-Gordon Middle School Athletic Association with a full slate of games at both the Storm Center at Cartersville High School and at Cartersville Middle School.
The two girls' championship brackets begin play with seven games at Cartersville Middle School.
The two boys' championship brackets open play with seven games at the Storm Center on the high school campus.
The tournament continues with semifinal games for all four divisions -- JV Girls, JV Boys, Girls, and Boys -- throughout the following week and tournament championship games will be played Saturday, January 28.
All tournament games after the opening round will be played at Cartersville Middle School.
2016-17 BGMSAA BASKETBALL TOURNAMENT
Host: Cartersville Middle School
Saturday, January 21
Middle School JV Girls at Cartersville Middle School
9a - Adairsville (5-7) vs. Ashworth (4-8)
10:15a - Red Bud (8-4) vs. Cass (3-9)
11:30a - Cartersville (11-1) vs. Woodland (0-12) Calhoun (11-1) is top seed with a first round bye.
Middle School Girls at Cartersville Middle School
12:45p - Cass (11-3) vs. Cartersville (5-9)
2p - Calhoun (12-2) vs. Woodland (3-11)
3:15p - Ashworth (8-6) vs. Adairsville (5-9)
4:30p - Red Bud (12-2) vs. South Central (0-14)
Middle School JV Boys at Cartersville High School
9a - Adairsville (5-7) vs. Ashworth (5-7)
10:15a - Cass (9-3) vs. Woodland (1-11)
11:30a - Calhoun (10-2) vs. Red Bud (1-11)
Middle School Boys at Cartersville High School
12:45p - Cartersville (11-3) vs. South Central (3-11)
2p - Adairsville (11-3) vs. Ashworth (3-11)
3:15p - Red Bud (9-5) vs. Calhoun (6-8)
4:30p - Cass (13-1) vs. Woodland (0-14)
The remainder of the tournament schedule continues each evening next week at Cartersville Middle School.
Monday, January 23 - JV Girls semifinals, 4:30p and 5:15p.
Tuesday, January 24 - JV Boys semifinals, 4:30p and 5:15p.
Wednesday, January 25 - Girls semifinals, 4:30p and 5:15p.
Thursday, January 26 - Boys semifinals, 4:30p and 5:15p.
The Championship Games for each bracket will be played next Saturday, January 28 at Cartersville Middle School.