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Sports calendar for November-January

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Tournaments, sign-ups, etc.

By Bobby Brockman

Big Red Madness set for Saturday
Big Red Madness will be held Saturday, Nov. 8 from 6-9 p.m. at Taylor County High School. Doors open at 5:30 for a chili supper with a combined ticket of $5 for the supper and basketball events. (Admission for the basketball event is $3.) Events scheduled will be introduction videos of the 2014-2015 girls’ and boys’ basketball teams (plus shooting, 3-point and dunking contests), performances by the Taylor County Elementary School dance teams, recognizing the 1983 Boys’ Fifth Region championship team and recognizing the middle school boys’ and girls’ basketball squads. All proceeds will be split between the varsity boys’ and girls’ teams.  Tickets are available from any player or coach Clint Graham or coach Richard Gatewood at TCHS.
Turkey Trot 5K Run/Walk scheduled for Nov. 15
The Turkey Trot 5K Run/Walk will be held Saturday, Nov. 15 at 9 a.m. at Campbellsville Baptist Church. The race, benefitting Green River Ministries, has a $20 entry fee if registered by Nov. 2. After Nov. 2, the charge is $25 and runners will not be guaranteed a T-shirt. Awards will be given to the first- and second-place finishers in each division and the overall male and female first- and second-place runners. First 75 participants will receive a free running beanie. You can register online at www.cvillebaptist.com or for info, call Justin McDonald at 270-465-2683 or justin@cvillebaptist.com.
Campbellsville Schools Developmental Basketball League sign-ups set for Nov. 15 and 17
Sign-ups for Campbellsville Schools Developmental Basketball League for grades K-5 will be Saturday, Nov. 15 from 10 a.m.-noon and Monday, Nov. 17 from 5-7 p.m. in Campbellsville High School’s Paul J. Coop Gymnasium.
The cost is $30 for each boy and girl participant with each receiving a T-shirt and secondary insurance coverage. The cost is $50 for two participants from the same family. There will be one practice and one game (on Sunday afternoons) per week in the CMS multi-purpose room or high school gym.
The purpose of the league is to develop basic fundamental basketball skills: dribbling, passing, shooting, screening, footwork, etc. Participants will be grouped based on age, grade and ability level. The league will be directed by program coordinator/CHS head boys’ basketball coach Tim Davis (403-2671) and other CHS coaches and players.
Upcoming basketball jamborees/tournaments
Saturday, Nov. 15

Next Up Recruits.com Jamboree at Taylor Co. High
3:15: Louisville Moore vs. Warren Central; 4:30: Pleasure Ridge Park vs. Casey County; 5:45: Hopkinsville vs. Louisville Doss; 7:00: Taylor County vs. Bullitt East; 8:15: Hargrave Military vs. Hamilton Hts. Christian Academy.
(Admission — $7 (no coaches passes accepted)
Friday Nov. 21
Campbellsville University Jamboree

6:30: Campbellsville girls vs. Bullitt Central
8:00: Taylor County boys vs. Madisonville/North Hopkins
Saturday Nov. 22
Campbellsville University Jamboree

6:30: Taylor County girls vs. Casey County
8:00: Campbellsville boys vs. Spencer County
Saturday, Nov. 29
Eagle Basketball Jamboree at Campbellsville High School

Tuesday, Dec. 2
Local high school seasons tip off
Saturday, Dec. 6
Domino’s Pizza Tip-Off Classic at Campbellsville High

4:30: Monroe County vs. Bullitt Central; 6:15: Campbellsville vs. Union County; 8:00: Adair County vs. Louisville DeSales.
Tuesday, Dec. 9
Campbellsville at Taylor County girl/boy doubleheader

Friday-Sunday, Dec. 26-28
Campbellsville High School Holiday Classic

(first-round games, not in bracket order)
4:00: Adair County vs. Central Hardin; 5:30: Marion County vs. Elizabethtown; 7:00: Campbellsville vs. Grayson County; 8:30: Green County vs. Milwaukee South.

Saturday, Jan. 3
Clem Haskins Classic at Taylor County High School

1:00: East Jessamine vs. Pleasure Ridge Park; 2:30: Warren Central vs. Casey County; 4:15: Waggener vs. Southwestern; 5:45: Lex. Christian vs. St. Louis Christian; 7:15: Newport Catholic vs. Doss; 8:30: Taylor County vs. Perry County Central.