GCL South Teams Set To Tip Off Holiday Weekend


Posted on 12/27/2014 at 12:52pm

All four GCL South member schools are set to tip off the holiday weekend with basketball games today, with three of the teams ready for first-round matchups in tournaments held in Florida.   Elder, off to a 6-0 start, will put its perfect record on the line with a pair of games as part of the Ft. Lauderdale Holiday Beach Classic, being held at Westminster Academy. The Panthers also will play a game there Monday.

La Salle (5-0) will play Dunnellon, Fla. at 3:30 p.m. In the Kingdom of the Sun Invitational today at Ocala, Fla., while Moeller (4-1) is set to meet Oviedo, Fla. In the Battle At The Villages in central Florida.  La Salle is scheduled to play four games in five days, taking off Sunday, while Moeller will play a total of three games in the next four days.  The Crusaders – winners of three straight -  also are off Sunday, with games on Monday and Tuesday. 

St. Xavier has a home game at 2 today, hosting Thurgood Marshall from Dayton.  Tipoff is at 2.  The Bombers (3-1) will then travel to Indianapolis and play in the Brebuef Jesuit Tournament on Tuesday, playing a game in the afternoon and one at night.