The Big 8 Jamboree was held Saturday, as fans saw a small preview of what’s to come in the 2017-2018 season. The teams were geared up and eager to play. The jamboree marks the beginning of season for the teams.
The official opening night for the season is tonight with the following games: North Elementary School at Palmer Elementary School; Coalmont Elementary School at Pelham Elementary School; Swiss Memorial Elementary School at Tracy City Elementary School and Saint-Andrew’s Sewanee Middle School at Monteagle Elementary School.
The North Elementary Lady Warriors and the Swiss Wildcats are the defending Big 8 Conference and tournament champions for two consecutive years. Heading into the season, both teams will be trying to hold on to those titles.
Each team has been preparing for the season and some great games are expected. The girls’ games will begin at 6 p.m. with the boys’ following.