SPRINGER — The Annual hoop classic, the Cowbell Basketball Tournament, starts on Tuesday (Dec. 8) and concludes with the boy’s championship game on Saturday night (Dec. 12).
The Lady Rams start the tourney with their third meeting with Peñasco on Tuesday at 4 p.m. at Simm Brown gymnasium in Springer. The Cimarron boys will tangle with the Raton Tigers following the Lady Ram’s game at 5:30 p.m.
Other games on Tuesday include the Springer Lady Devils playing Mosquero at 7 p.m. and the Springer boys playing the Mosquero Pirates at 8:30 p.m.
The first round continues on Wednesday (Dec. 9) with the West Las Vegas junior varsity Lady Dons playing Questa at 4 p.m. followed by the Questa-Wagon Mound Tojan boys at 5:30 p.m.
In the nightcap, the Raton Lady Tigers play the Des Moines Lady Demons at 7 p.m. with the Maxwell Bears playing the Des Moines Demons at 8:30 p.m.
After consolation games on Thursday (Dec. 10) in Springer, action shifts over to the Raton High gymnasium for all semi final games and finals. The girls championship game will be played at 6 p.m. with the boy’s championship game at 7:30 p.m. on Saturday (Dec. 12).