Thursday, December 14, 2017 || By Community Editor || @maywoodnews
District 209 officials announced recently that tickets for the 57th annual Proviso West Holiday Tournament are on sale online at: https://www.eventbrite.com/e/proviso-west-holiday-basketball-tournament-tickets-39832661563.
The tournament, which runs from Dec. 27 through Dec. 30, will feature 16 high school boys’ varsity basketball teams, several of which are ranked among the top 25 teams in the state.
The teams participating include: Whitney Young, Fenwick, Orr, New Trier, Hillcrest, Longwood, Uplift, Saint Joseph, Bogan, Kenwood, Providence St. Mel, Morton, Proviso East, Downers Grove North, Proviso West and Elgin Larkin.
Some of the top-rated Division I prospects in this year’s tournament include:
- Javon Freeman and Xavier Castenada – Whitney Young
- Markeese Jacobs and Toraze Dobbs – Uplift
- D.J. Steward, A.J. Nixon, Billy Bruce – Fenwick
- Ronnie Allgood – Proviso West
- Spencer Boehm, Ciaran Brayboy, William Ryan – New Trier
According to the district’s statement, the championship game will be televised on tape delay on WCIU TV.
“The “Learning to Win” championship game halftime television production will once again feature an outstanding classroom teacher who provides a great service to students,” according to the district.
For more info on the tournament, click here.
Below is the schedule
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