The 2014 Ripley County Basketball Tournament is here and teams are ready for action.
Batesville High School will host the boys portion of the tournament and Jac-Cen-Del will be the site for the girls. Batesville will play Milan in the opening round of the tournament, while South Ripley and Jac-Cen-Del will play in the second game.
The first round of the boys tournament will be played Wednesday, Jan. 8, with the championship to be held on Jan. 11. The girls tip off play on Tuesday, Jan. 7, with the finals to be be played Jan. 10.
Doors open at 5 p.m. each night and the first game begins at 6 p.m.
Last year, Batesville won both varsity tournaments. The boys triumphed for the sixth consecutive year and the Lady Bulldogs claimed their second title in three years.
Batesville All-Sport Tickets, EIAC passes, and Senior Citizen All-Sport passes are not valid for Ripley County tournament play.
All IHSAA tournament rules and regulations are followed during Ripley County Tournament play.