A hardcourt tradition will continue next week in Niagara with the staging of the 67th Annual Welland Tribune Basketball Tournament.
The tournament was first held in 1955 and has been played every year since then with the exception of 2021 and 2022 because of the COVID-19 pandemic.
Action begins Wednesday and the schedule includes: Notre Dame vs. Port Colborne at 2:30 p.m. and Greater Fort Erie vs Holy Cross at 4 p.m. at Notre Dame; E.L. Crossley vs. Denis Morris at 12:40 p.m. and Lakeshore Catholic vs. A.N. Myer at 2:10 p.m. at E.L. Crossley; Centennial vs. Eden at 1 p.m, and Sir Winston Churchill vs. Saint Paul at 2:30 p.m at Centennial; and, Saint-Jean-de-Brebeuf vs. Saint Michael at 3 p.m. and Governor Simcoe vs. Westlane at 4:30 p.m. at Saint-Jean-de-Brebeuf.
Championship quarter-finals will be played Thursday at Notre Dame at 3:30 p.m., 5 p.m., 6:30 p.m. and 8 p.m. at Notre Dame while consolation quarter-finals will be held at noon and 3:30 p.m. at Saint-Jean-de-Brebeuf and 3 p.m. and 4:30 p.m. at Centennial.