BECKLEY, WV (LOOTPRESS) – The New River Invitational basketball tournament will kick off off this week with three matchups scheduled for Tuesday evening.
The invitational tournament, first established in 2019, will take place at the Beckley-Raleigh County Convention Center and is set to continue into the weekend.
Things are set to get started at 5:00 PM Tuesday as the Richwood Lumberjacks take on the Liberty Raiders. This matchup will be followed by that of the Webster County Highlanders and Oak Hill Red Devils at 6:45 PM, with the Princeton Tigers and Shady Spring Tigers closing out the evening at 8:30 PM.
The tournament, presented by New, Taylor & Associates and New River Community and Technical College, will feature three games a night Tuesday-Thursday, with Friday and Saturday offering five and six matchups, respectively.
Tickets for the event are good for the entire day when purchased, and will run adults $7 while kids can gain admission for $5. Kids ages 5 and under will be offered free admission. Tickets can be purchased at the door of the event or online at the Beckley-Raleigh County Convention Center website
The full tournament schedule as announced by the Beckley-Raleigh County Convention Center can be seen below. Additional LOOTPRESS coverage for Raleigh County can be found here.
TUESDAY, JANUARY 3
5:00 PM – Richwood Lumberjacks vs. Liberty Raiders
6:45 PM – Webster County Highlanders vs. Oak Hill Red Devils
8:30 PM – Princeton Tigers vs. Shady Spring Tigers
WEDNESDAY, JANUARY 4
5:00 PM – Greenbrier West Cavaliers vs. Independence Patriots
6:45 PM – Spring Valley Lady Timberwolves vs. Wyoming East Lady Warriors
8:30 PM – Wyoming East Warriors vs. Pikeview Panthers
THURSDAY, JANUARY 5
5:00 PM – Liberty Raiders vs. Greenbrier West Cavaliers
6:45 PM – Huntington Lady Highlanders vs. Woodrow Wilson Lady Flying Eagles
8:30 PM – Woodrow Wilson Flying Eagles vs. Pikeview Panthers
FRIDAY, JANUARY 6
1:30 PM – Fayette County Special Olympics vs. Raleigh County Special Olympics
3:15 PM – University Lady Hawks vs. Pikeview Lady Panthers
5:00 PM – Huntington Lady Highlanders vs. Wheeling Park Lady Patriots
6:45 PM – Huntington Highlanders vs. Greenbrier East Spartans
8:30 PM – Shady Spring Tigers vs. James Monroe Mavericks
SATURDAY, JANUARY 7
11:45 AM – University Lady Hawks vs. Spring Valley Lady Timberwolves
1:30 PM – Wheeling Park Lady Patriots vs. Woodrow Wilson Lady Flying Eagles
3:15 PM – Oak Hill Red Devils vs. Wyoming East Warriors
5:00 PM – Capital Cougars vs. Princeton Tigers
6:45 PM – James Monroe Mavericks vs. Webster County Highlanders
8:30 PM – Huntington Highlanders vs. Woodrow Wilson Flying Eagles