Kennedale in the Bridgeport Holiday Classic Tournament today


The Bridgeport Holiday Classic hosted by Bridgeport High School will feature 15 teams from around North Texas. Some of the best include 6A FW Paschal (10-5), 6A FW Timber Creek (11-5), 5A Wichita Falls Rider (10-6), 4A Kennedale (15-3), 4A Burkburnett (11-5), and 3A Boyd (12-2).

4A Kennedale is entered in Pool B which includes 4A Stephenville – (9-7) coming off three straight wins over De Leon 58-32, Venus 54-47, Robinson 53-47; 4A Wichita Falls Hirschi (5-5) coming in after a loss to Oklahoma Putman City North (5-0) 54-39 that ended a four-game win streak with wins over Vernon 66-61, Ferris 51-48, Amarillo Tascosa 52-43 and Oklahoma City Storm 44-38; and 3A Paradise (9-7) who have had a 7 game winning stretch, the last three include S&S Consolidated 78-22, Mineral Wells 55-53 and Slidell 66-42.

Other teams involve include 5A Joshua (2-7), 4A Springtown (3-12), 4A FW Western Hills (3-14), 5A Saginaw (5-9), 2A Nocona (9-7), 3A Paradise (9-7), and 4A Bridgeport (2-14).

Each team is guaranteed two games. Today, Kennedale will play Stephenville early followed by a 4:30 game against Wichita Falls Hirschi at 4:30 pm.