High school basketball: Bossier Parish Jamboree Saturday at Airline


The 2016-17 high school basketball season tips off Saturday with the annual parish jamboree at Airline.

The jamboree starts at 2 p.m. with a girls game between Benton and Haughton followed boy a boys game between the two schools.

The rest of the schedule: Bossier vs. Airline boys, 4:20; Bossier vs. Airline girls, 5:30; Plain Dealing vs. Parkway girls, 6:40; Plain Dealing vs. Parkway boys, 7:50.

Each “game” will consist of two 10-minute halves.

There will be a Fish Fry for $10 a plate with hushpuppies, fries and tea in the Airline cafeteria from 11 a.m. to 1 p.m. catered by Magnolia Catering.

Tickets may be purchased at the door.

— Russell Hedges, rhedges@bossierpress.com