Wildcats open play at Marionville
Cassville claims No. 1 seed in season opening tourney
The basketball season for Cassville begins on Monday in the Marionville tournament.
The Wildcats were shown respect with the No. 1 seed in the eight-team tournament field.
Cassville opens play Monday at 6 p.m. against No. 8 Hurley. No. 4 Miller and No. 5 Marionville conclude the night with a 7:30 p.m. tip.
On Tuesday, No. 2 Spokane and No. 7 Southwest play at 6 p.m. with No. 3 Buffalo and No. 6 Greenfield battling a 7:30 p.m.
The Monday winner plays at 6 p.m. in the semifinal round, followed by the Tuesday victors are 7:30.
The opening-round Monday loser plays at 6 p.m. on Friday with the Tuesday losers playing at 7:30 p.m.
On Dec. 7, the seventh-place game is set for noon, followed by the fifth-place game at 1:30 p.m., third-place game at 3 p.m. and the championship at 4:30 p.m.