Wrangell basketball teams take eighth in preseason tourney
January 4, 2018
The girls and boys basketball teams brought back no awards but learned some lessons in a preseason tournament in Ketchikan last week.
The Clarke Cochrane Christmas Classic is a longstanding Ketchikan tournament, typically held between the holidays. As with previous years, Alaska teams paired off with schools from as far afield as New Mexico ahead of their regular season openers.
The Wrangell High School boys opened the tournament on December 28, matched up with Washington’s Anacortes High School. A well-regarded team in its own division at home, Anacortes would go on to win the tournament...