Jan 09, 2021 11:53 PM

New look for 2021 Cardinal Winter Jam

Posted Jan 09, 2021 11:53 PM

The 2021 Cardinal Winter Jam Basketball Tournament will go on as scheduled this season but with a different look.

Hoisington Athletic Director Bob Brungardt announced the format for this year's tourney on Friday.

“We will be running our tournament a little different this year,” Brungardt said. “We will be playing 2 games at the High School and 2 games at the Activity Center every night during the week of January 18 and 4 games at each location on Saturday, January 20.”

Boys games will be played at the Activities Center on Monday and Friday with the girls games taking place at the High School. Girls games will be played at the Activities Center on Tuesday and Thursday with the boys games taking place at the High School.

Boys and Girls 7th and 5th place games on Saturday will be played at the High School while the 3rd place and championship games will be played at the Activities Center.

Brundardt also said that spectators will be limited as has been the case since the start of the season back in December.

“Due to COVID and in an effort to minimize contact we will allow 2 parents per participant family.”

Bracket's for the 8-team tournament will be announced on Wednesday January 13.

All tournament games will be broadcast on 100.7 Eagle Country and 1590 KVGB and 95.5 FM.

A complete broadcast schedule will be released as soon as the bracket is announced.

Game times will be 6:00 pm and 7:45 pm on Monday, Tuesday, Thursday and Friday. Saturday game times will be 11:30 am, 1:15 pm, 3:00 pm and 4:45 pm.