Both the boys and girls basketball teams at Community R-VI are getting ready for their trophy/plaque games at the annual Sturgeon Basketball Tournament.The Lady Trojans will be playing for the championship at 9 p.m. on Friday, January 30 against New Bloomfield, the No. 7 team in Class 2. Community R-VI won 41-30 over the host Sturgeon Lady Bulldogs in the first roiund before cruising past a 12-4 South Callaway team, 54-35, in the semifinals.
The Trojans defeated No. 6 seed Westran in the first round of the tournament on Tuesday night before dropping a tough contest to South Callaway last night in the semifinals. The Trojans will play at 4 p.m. for third place on Saturday, January 31.