Purdy girls hoops heads to Drury tourney
The Purdy girls basketball team is heading to the 32-team Pink and White Lady Classic on Monday, which will be held at the Drury University campus in Springfield.
The Lady Eagles will compete in the 16-team pink division, which includes Kickapoo, Springfield Central, Spokane, Marshfield, Strafford, Branson, Miller, Pickerington Central, Ozark, Camdenton, Willard, Fort Smith Northside (Ark.), Springfield Catholic, Aurora and Buffalo.
Purdy opens play at 12:30 p.m. Monday against Spokane, and will play again on Tuesday at 11 a.m. against Branson or Miller.
The semifinals are on Dec. 30, and the championship tilt is slated for Dec. 31.