Ocracoke School

6th Annual Ocracoke Basketball Tournament starts today

The 6th Annual Holiday Basketball Tournament starts today in the Ocracoke School gym. Lady Dolphins tip-off at 6 p.m., boys follow.

Games will be broadcast by WOVV’s “Voice of the Dolphins,” Bill Cole.  90.1 FM on the island and online at wovv.org.  Dolphins games will also be broadcast tomorrow, times to be determined based on the results today.

Last year the Lady Dolphins beat the Gateway Christian Crusaders 48-36 to win the girls’ tournament.

The Greenbrier Gators  captured the boys’ tournament, easily beating Gateway 58-42. Ocracoke boys lost to First Flight 79-50 in the consolation game.

Here is the schedule:

Friday

3 p.m. Girls Greenbrier Christian Academy vs. First Flight
4:30 p.m. Boys Greenbrier Christian Academy vs. First Flight
6 p.m. Girls Ocracoke vs. Gateway Christian
7:30 p.m. Boys Ocracoke vs. Gateway Christian

Saturday

10 a.m. Girls’ consolation game
11:30 a.m. Boys’ consolation game
1 p.m. Girls’ championship game
2:30 p.m. Boys’ championship game

Award Ceremony follows the last game.

Holiday Tournament champs, Greeenbrier Christian Academy Gators. Photo by P. Vankevich

2015 Holiday Tournament champs, Greeenbrier Christian Academy Gators. Photo by P. Vankevich