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Amos Morris Classic Set for Dec. 9-14 in Russell

Basketball in Hoop 11-19-19With winter sports practices underway and the start of the high school basketball season just around the corner, Russell High School is preparing to host its annual Amos Morris Classic December 9-14.

Last year, the tournament featured six schools. But according to Russell High School Athletic Director Scott Nuss, the field has grown back to eight schools this year.

In addition to Ulysses and Beloit-St. John's-Tipton, this year's Amos Morris Classic includes Russell, Central Plains, Ellsworth, Phillipsburg, Plainville and Smith Center.

First round games will be played on Monday and Tuesday, December 9-10. Semifinal and consolation semifinal games are Thursday and Friday, December 12-13. The consolation and championship games are on Saturday, December 14.

All games will be played this year at Amos Morris Gym at Russell High School with the exception of the fifth-place and seventh-place games, which will be held at the Ruppenthal Middle School Gym on Saturday, December 14.

The Russell boys and girls both open against Phillipsburg on Monday, December 9. The girls play at 6:30 PM with the boys to follow at 8:15 PM.

The Central Plains boys and girls are the defending tournament champs.

Amos Morris Classic Brackets

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