Dan­bury Tip-Off set for Dec. 13

The News-Times (Sunday) - - Sports - Staff re­ports

The 19th An­nual New­sTimes Greater Dan­bury Boys Tip-Off Clas­sic is set to take place at Im­mac­u­late High School on Thurs­day, Dec. 13 and Satur­day, Dec. 15.

The tour­na­ment — pre­sented by S.P.O.R.T.S of Greater Dan­bury — will mark the start of the boys bas­ket­ball season. Ab­bott Tech, Dan­bury, Bethel and Im­mac­u­late’s var­sity and JV teams will face off in the semi­fi­nals Thurs­day be­fore the cham­pi­onship Satur­day.

Ab­bott Tech and Dan­bury will face off on Thurs­day at 6 p.m. while Im­mac­u­late and Bethel fol­low at 8 p.m. The win­ners will meet Satur­day at 8 p.m. and the losers will face off in the con­so­la­tion game at 6 p.m.

The Hat­ters won the tour­na­ment a year ago be­fore go­ing on to win the FCIAC cham­pi­onship and ad­vanc­ing to the Di­vi­sion I quar­ter­fi­nals. The Mus­tangs reached the SWC fi­nal be­fore win­ning the Di­vi­sion II crown.

Krista Ben­son / For Hearst Con­necti­cut Me­dia

Dan­bury’s De­nali Bur­ton drives to the bas­ket dur­ing the Di­vi­sion I boys bas­ket­ball quar­ter­fi­nals be­tween Dan­bury and Notre Dame-Fair­field at Trum­bull High on March 12. Dan­bury faces Ab­bott Tech on Thurs­day, Dec. 13 at 6 p.m. in the 19th An­nual News-Times Greater Dan­bury Boys Tip-Off Clas­sic at Im­mac­u­late High.

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