Basketball is officially in full swing when the annual Gene Messer Shootout comes to Frenship High School, and that full swing is set to hit Wolfforth this weekend.
FHS will host the three-day tournament at the Tiger Pit beginning Thursday morning and running through Saturday’s championship.
Joining the host Tigers in this year’s 12-team field include local teams Coronado, Estacado, Plainview, Seminole and the Lubbock Homeschool Titans.
Dallas South Oak Cliff, Rockwall Heath along with four teams from El Paso (Coronado, Socorro, Montwood, Eastwood) round out this year’s field.
The Tigers begin tournament play on Thursday at 1:00 p.m. versus Plainview. They also play against El Paso Eastwood Thursday at 7:00 p.m.
The first tournament game between Coronado and the Lubbock Titans tips off Thursday at 10:00 a.m. The championship game is scheduled for Saturday at 4:00 p.m.
FHS is also hosting a JV tournament and freshman tournament this weekend. For game times and locations of all three tournaments, please view the brackets below.