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Basketball: Special Olympics tourney set at C-I

The Crosby-Ironton High School will be the site for a Special Olympics Unified Basketball Tournament 10 a.m. Wednesday, March 6. During the event, three Special Olympians will be on the court with two unified partners playing a full-court basketb...

The Crosby-Ironton High School will be the site for a Special Olympics Unified Basketball Tournament 10 a.m. Wednesday, March 6.

During the event, three Special Olympians will be on the court with two unified partners playing a full-court basketball game.

Eight area schools will be represented in the 12-team tournament.

Pillager Gold opens against Pequot Lakes White and Verndale will face Staples-Motley in Division I.

Division II will feature Crosby-Ironton White vs. Pillager Maroon and Menagha vs. Pequot Lakes Blue.

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C-I Marron will face Nevis and Pierz will battle Pequot Lakes Red in Division III.

Division championship games will be played around 12:30 p.m.

The event is free to the public.

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