SSU to hold basketball shootout


Staff Report



The Shawnee State men’s basketball program will host 10 high school teams at a summer shootout at Waller Gymnasium and Portsmouth High School on Wednesday.

A total of 20 games will be played between the two venues, with roundball action starting at 2 p.m. at both sites. Participants in this year’s shootout include local schools Portsmouth and New Boston. Schools from Chillicothe, Columbus, Lancaster, and Vinton County will also participate.

Each game will include two 17-minute halves with running clocks. The clock will stop under one minute, and each team will get two timeouts per game.

For more information, contact Shawnee State head coach Delano Thomas at (740) 961-9042.

Full Schedule

Shawnee State University

Columbus South vs. Fairfield Union, Court 1, 2 p.m.

Bloom Carroll vs. Fisher Catholic, Court 2, 2 p.m.

Westland vs. Bloom Carroll, Court 1, 3 p.m.

Columbus South vs Vinton County, Court 2, 3 p.m.

Westland vs. Columbus South, Court 1, 4 p.m.

Chillicothe Unioto vs. Col. Africentric, Court 2, 4 p.m.

Westland vs. New Boston, Court 1, 5 p.m.

Vinton County vs. Fisher Catholic, Court 2, 5 p.m.

Chillicothe Unioto vs. Westland, Court 1, 6 p.m.

New Boston vs. Bloom Carroll, Court 2, 6 p.m.

Portsmouth High School

Col. Africentric vs. Portsmouth, Main, 2 p.m.

Chillicothe Unioto vs. Vinton County, Aux, 2 p.m.

Fairfield Union vs. Portsmouth, Main, 3 p.m.

New Boston vs. Fisher Catholic, Aux, 3 p.m.

New Boston vs. Portsmouth, Main, 4 p.m.

Fairfield Union vs. Vinton County, Aux, 4 p.m.

Bloom Carroll vs. Col. Africentric, Main, 5 p.m.

Columbus South vs. Chillicothe Unioto, Aux, 5 p.m.

Fisher Catholic vs. Portsmouth, Main, 6 p.m.

Fairfield Union vs. Col. Africentric, Aux, 6 p.m.

Staff Report