Chilliwack secondary school hosts Storm Classic

High school basketball gets started locally with the 36th annual Storm Classic tournament, running next Thursday through Saturday at CSS.

Chilliwack secondary school hosts the 36th annual Chilliwack Storm Classic, with 12 high school hoops teams gunning for the tourney title.

Action starts bright and early Thursday morning with an 8 a.m. tipoff between the Sardis Falcons and Abbotsford Traditional.

Abby Christian and the LA Matheson (Surrey) Mustangs hit the CSS gymnasium court at 11:45 a.m.

The Storm get started at 1:15 p.m., facing the Kamloops based Valleyview Vikings.

The rest of the field includes Semiahmoo, Penticton, Templeton (Vancouver), Kelly Road (Prince George), Williams Lake and GP Vanier (Comox).

The gold medal match is at 1 p.m. on Saturday.