By Jimmy Durkin
Tuesday, December 15th, 2009 at 6:59 pm in Uncategorized.
Here’s our latest edition of Tournament Corner, a feature that highlights upcoming tournaments in our area. Enjoy.
Otis Spunkmeyer Invitational, Dec. 17-19, at Piedmont HS; first round: Berean Christian vs. Lowell, 3:30 p.m.; Bear River vs. Half Moon Bay, 5 p.m.; Lick-Wilmerding vs. Fort Bragg, 6:30 p.m.; O’Connell vs. Piedmont, 8 p.m.
Don Nelson Classic, Dec. 17-19, at Dublin HS; first round: Concord vs. Heritage, 3:30 p.m.; Mission San Jose vs. California, 5 p.m.; Rancho Cotate vs. Dublin, 6:30 p.m.; Arroyo vs. John Swett, 8 p.m.
G-Force Shootout, Dec. 19, at Laney College: Skyline vs. Palo Alto, 3:30 p.m.; Oakland vs. San Leandro, 5:30 p.m., McClymonds vs. St. Mary’s, 7:30 p.m.
Martin Luther King Jr. Jamboree, Jan. 16, at Piedmont HS: Dublin vs. Northgate, 12:30 p.m.; Terra Linda vs. Burlingame, 2 p.m.; Marin Catholic vs. Menlo, 3:45 p.m.; Piedmont vs. Fortuna, 5:15 p.m.; Miramonte vs. Drake, 7 p.m.; Berkeley vs. Rodriguez, 8:30 p.m.
Martin Luther King Jr. Classic, Jan. 18, at Cal State East Bay: Fremont vs. Berkeley, 1:30 p.m.; Skyline vs. James Logan, 3:30 p.m.; McClymonds vs. Sacred Heart Cathedral, 5:30 p.m.; Oakland vs. Castro Valley, 7:30 p.m.
Martin Luther King Jr. Classic, Jan. 18, at Haas Pavilion, Cal: Northgate vs. Hayward, 1:45 p.m., Bishop O’Dowd vs. St. Mary’s, 3:30 p.m., De La Salle vs. Fairfax-Los Angeles, 5 p.m., Newark Memorial vs. Salesian, 7 p.m.
Martin Luther King Jr. Showcase, Jan. 18, at St. Elizabeth HS: Urban-S.F. vs. Oakland Military Institute, 10:30 a.m.; Leadership-Hayward vs. Chinese Christian, 12:05 p.m.; Fremont Christian vs. Bentley, 1:40 p.m.; University-S.F. vs. Emery, 3:15 p.m.; Lick-Wilmerding vs. Valley Christian-Dublin, 4:50 p.m.; St. Joseph Notre Dame vs. Head-Royce, 6:25 p.m.; International-S.F. vs. St. Elizabeth, 8 p.m.
Walnut Creek Classic, Dec. 17-19, at Northgate HS; first round: Ygnacio Valley vs. Holy Names, 3:30 p.m.; Alhambra vs. Northgate, 5 p.m.; College Park vs. Miramonte, 6:30 p.m.; Freedom vs. Fortuna, 8 p.m.
Dougherty Valley Tournament, Dec. 17-19; first round: California vs. Las Lomas, 3 p.m., Antioch vs. McClymonds, 4:30 p.m., Maria Carrillo vs. Irvington, 6 p.m., Dougherty Valley vs. Tracy, 7:30 p.m.
Newark Memorial Lady Cougars Holiday Classic, Dec. 28-30; first round: North Salinas vs. Irvington, 3:15 p.m., Castro Valley vs. St. Joseph Notre Dame, 4:45 p.m., Notre Dame-Belmont vs. Santa Rosa, 6:15 p.m., Menlo-Atherton vs. Newark Memorial, 7:45 p.m.
Martin Luther King Jr. Classic, Jan. 18, at Haas Pavilion, Cal: Miramonte vs. St. Mary’s, 10:45 a.m., Carondelet vs. Berkeley, 12:15 p.m.
Burlingame Winter Showcase, Dec. 19-21, at Burlingame HS and San Mateo HS. Teams entered: Burlingame, Santa Clara, Santz Cruz, Notre Dame-San Jose, Los Gatoas, Capuchino, Sacred Heart Cathedral, Mills, Woodside, Mountain View, Woodside Priory, Leland, Terra Nova, Gilroy, Wilcox, The King’s Academy, Sequoia, South San Francisco, San Mateo, Mercy-Burlingame
Bill Martell Invitational, Dec. 30, at Northgate HS; 9 a.m. Teams entered: Monte Vista, De La Salle, Riordan, Deer Valley, Los Altos, Acalanes, Northgate, Foothill, Miramonte, St. Patrick-St. Vincent, Freedom, George Washington-S.F., California, Sierra, Vallejo, Soquel, Washington-Fremont, Las Lomas, Galileo, Concord, Redwood, Mt. Diablo, Vacaville Christian, Oak Ridge.
E-mail your tournament information to firstname.lastname@example.org. Tournament information must be for varsity high school or junior college events taking place in Alameda, Contra Costa or San Mateo counties or the city of Tracy for inclusion.