WISNER – Normally the Shootout on the Elkhorn is another area holiday tournament that features eight teams, but this year the Wisner-Pilger Holiday Basketball Tournament will welcome in three others.
From Wisner-Pilger Public Schools, Wakefield, Ponca and Neligh-Oakdale will join the Gators. The tournament will now last Monday December 28 and Wednesday, December 30.
Wisner-Pilger Holiday Tourney 12-22-20. Game times are same, but tourney has been moved up one day for start time. Final games are still being scheduled for Wednesday, unless roads are bad. Then could be moved back to Thursday.
The Wakefield girls (5-2) will open Monday afternoon with Neligh-Oakdale (1-5) at noon in the North gym followed by the Wakefield boys (6-1) vs. Neligh-Oakdale (5-1) at 2 p.m. The Wisner-Pilger girls (2-4) will face Ponca (8-0) at 4 p.m. in the South Gym followed by Wisner-Pilger (3-3) vs. Ponca boys (5-2) at 6 p.m.
The girls division third place game will be played in the South gym at noon being scheduled for Wednesday followed by the boys division third place game at 2 p.m. The girls division championship game will take part in the North Gym at 4 p.m. followed by the boys championship game at 6 p.m.