Basketball: Benton, Parkway tournaments set for this week

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Benton and Parkway are hosting girls and boys tournaments, respectively, this week.

The Bossier Federal Credit Union Parkway Tournament starts today with three games — Northwood vs. Southwood at 5 p.m., Airline vs. North Caddo at 6:30 and Parkway vs. Plain Dealing at 8.

The Parkway event isn’t a bracket tournament. Each team is playing three games over four days.

The Lady Tigers tournament will crown a champion. In first-round games Thursday, Benton plays Parkway at 3:30 p.m. followed by Longview vs. Wossman at 5, Southwood vs. Red River at 6:30 and Airline vs. Northwood at 8.

The semifinals are 5 and 6:30 Friday with the championship game Saturday at 6:30. Seventh-place, third-place and consolation games will also be played starting at 2.

Here is the remainer of the Parkway schedule —Thursday, Plain Dealing vs. Northwood, 5; Airline vs. Northshore, 6:30; Parkway vs. Texas High, 8; Friday, Texas High vs. North Caddo, 6; Southwood vs. Northshore, 7:30; Saturday, Northshore vs. Plain Dealing, 2:30; North Caddo vs. Southwood, 4; Airline vs. Texas High, 5:30; Parkway vs. Northwood, 7.