By TONY EIERDAM
After taking the UIL’s mandatory five-day break during the Christmas holidays, both the Mineral Wells Rams and Lady Rams will be back on the court Friday as they play in respective weekend basketball tournaments.
The Rams (5-4) will be playing at the Bridgeport tournament will open the tournament at 9 a.m. Friday against Saginaw in the “auxiliary” gym.
In the bracket-style tournament, win or lose, the Rams will play again Friday at 3 p.m.
The other start times and opponents will be determined as the tournament progresses.
The Lady Rams (3-12) will also play two games on Friday at the Burkburnett tournament.
The Lady Rams will face Hereford at 10:45 a.m. Friday in pool play, and the MWHS ladies will continue pool play on Friday and face Seymour at 6:45 p.m.
Bracket play at the Burkburnett tournament will be Saturday, with the Lady Rams’ games to be determined by how they finish on Friday.