WILMINGTON (WWAY) -- The Leon Brogden Holiday Basketball Tournament is tradition rich, but Wilmington Hoggard has never captured the event. Will this year be Hoggard's turn? Vikings head coach Brett Queen hopes so. "I'll be disappointed if our kids are not excited about getting back onto the court and playing. We're 7-1. Bunn has a 4-2 record, they're athletic, but they don't have a lot of size. We need to play well in order to be ready for our conference season that begins January 4th."
Tickets are no longer available at the high schools in New Hanover County. They can be only be purchased in advance on our website. http://www.wwaytv3.com/leon-brogden-holiday-basketball-tournament ... Tickets are also available for purchase at Trask Coliseum on the days of the tournament.
Overall records of participating teams:
New Hanover 6-1
South View 6-2
Monday, December 27th
2:30 -- Hoggard vs. Bunn
4:00 -- Laney vs. Sewickley, Pennsylvania
5:30 -- Ashley vs. Millbrook
7:00 -- New Hanover vs. South View
Tuesday, December 28th
2:30 -- Hoggard/Bunn loser vs. Laney/Sewickley loser
4:00 -- Ashley/Millbrook loser vs. New Hanover/South View loser
5:30 -- Hoggard/Bunn winner vs. Laney/Sewickley winner
7:00 -- Ashley/Millbrook winner vs. New Hanover/South View winner
Wednesday, December 29th
1:00 -- Seventh Place Game
2:30 -- Fifth Place Game
Thursday, December 30th
1:00 -- Third Place Game
2:30 -- Championship Game
The December 26th Coach's Corner on WWAY will have even more information on the Brogden Tournament, including an interview with South View head coach Nathan Faulk. The South View head coach is a UNCW graduate. This will be his first time coaching a game at Trask Coliseum. The Coach's Corner will air at 6pm on December 26th.