Shelby County tournament concludes this week

By MICKEL PONTHIEUX / Sports Reporter

The Shelby County tournament will conclude Dec. 22 ending the four-day event.

Action began Dec. 15 with four first round games at Calera High School. Pelham and Chelsea girls’ basketball teams and Chelsea and Vincent boys’ teams each picked up wins to advance to the second round.

Second round games will be played Thursday, Dec. 20 at Oak Mountain, Shelby County and Calera High Schools.

Locations for the Dec. 21 semifinal games are to be determined after action on Thursday. Championship games will be held at the University of Montevallo’s BankTrust Arena Dec. 22. Girls championship game will begin at 4:30 p.m. and boys title game will tip-off at 6 p.m.

Check Shelbycountyreporter.com for the updated tournament schedule.

 Thursday, Dec. 20
at Oak Mountain High School
4:30 p.m. – Thompson vs Chelsea (boys)
6 p.m. – Oak Mountain vs Chelsea (girls)
7:30 p.m. – Oak Mountain vs Briarwood (boys)
at Shelby County High School
4:30 p.m. – Shelby Co. vs Briarwood (girls)
6 p.m. – Pelham vs Calera (boys)
7:30 p.m. – Shelby Co. vs Vincent (boys)
at Calera High School
6 p.m. – Thompson vs Pelham (girls)
7:30 p.m. – Calera vs Montevallo (girls)

Friday, Dec. 21
at location to be determined
3 p.m. – Girls consolation (Vincent vs Westminster)
4:30 p.m. – Girls consolation (Shelby Co./Briarwood loser vs Calera/Montevallo loser)
6 p.m. – Girls semifinal game
7:30 – Girls semifinal game

at location to be determined
3 p.m. – Boys consolation (Montevallo vs Westminster)
4:30 p.m. – Boys consolation (Oak Mountain/Briarwood loser vs Pelham/Calera loser)
6 p.m. – Boys semifinal game
7:30 – Boys semifinal game

Saturday, Dec. 22
at University of Montevallo
4:30 p.m. – Girls championship game
6 p.m. – Boys championship game