Arby’s Middle School Tip-Off Classic starts Wednesday


The Arby’s Middle School Tip-Off Classic boys basketball tournament begins Wednesday at Bossier High.

Rusheon, Plain Dealing, Elm Grove, Benton, Haughton and Cope are among the 10 teams competing for the title.

In today’s first-round games, Rusheon faces Plain Dealing at 4 p.m., Mansfield plays Lakeshore at 5:15, Benton takes on Webster at 6:30 and Haughton meets Cope at 7:45. Rusheon plays Plain Dealing in a first-round game Thursday at 4 p.m.

The tournament runs through Saturday.

— Russell Hedges,