The 2016 Nashville Basketball Tournament

The 2016 Nashville Basketball Tournament will take place this weekend, February 20 and 21 in the Nashville Middle School Gym, as well as the Nashville Primary School Gym. The tournament will be split into two divisions, 5th grade division, and 6th grade division.

The action will kick off on Saturday morning in the 5th grade division as Nashville takes on CC Elite (4th) at 9:00 am in the middle school gym. Also at 9:00 am, the Swarm will take on Okawville in the primary school gym. At 10:00 am on Saturday, Edwardsville will take on Centralia in the middle school gym, and New Athens will take on CC Elite (5th) in the Primary School gym. The winner of the Nashville and CC Elite (4th) game will take on the winner of the Edwardsville and Centralia game at noon in the middle school gym. The losers of those games will play in the primary school gym at noon. The winners of the other two 5th grade division games will play at 1:00 in the middle school gym, while the losers will play at 1:00 in the primary school gym. The sthird place game of the fifth grade division will take place Sunday at noon in the middle school gym, and the seventh place game will take place in the primary school gym at noon. The championship game in the fifth grade division will take place on Sunday at 1:00 in the middle school gym. The consolation championship will also happen at 1:00 in the primary school gym.

The sixth grade division will kick off with CC Elite taking on O'Fallon (5th) at 11:00 a.m. Also at 11:00 a.m. Mascoutah will take on Aviston- Toeben. The other part of the sixth grade division sees Nashville taking on Hustle at 2:00 p.m. on Saturday. Also at 2:00 p.m., the Breese Knights (5th) will take on Aviston – Hamon. The winners of the early games in the sixth grade division will play at 3:00 on Saturday in the middle school gym, while the losers will play in the primary school gym at 3:00. The winners of the Nashville/Hustle game, and Aviston-Hamon/Breese Knighs game will play at 4:00 on Saturday in the middle school gym. The losers of those games will play at 4:00 in the primary school gym. The third place game for the sixth grade division will take place in the middle school gym at 2:00 p.m. with the championship game to follow. The seventh place game will take place at 2:00 on Sunday in the primary school gym with the consolation championship to follow.