PAINTSVILLE – The Johnson Central High School boys’ basketball program will host the 2015 15th Region Pre-Season Challenge at JCHS on Saturday, Nov. 21. JCHS head coach Tommy McKenzie released the schedule for the 2015 15th Region Pre-Season Challenge on Monday.
In addition to host Johnson Central, this year’s 15th Region Pre-Season Challenge will include familiar regional rivals Betsy Layne, Sheldon Clark, Belfry, Pike County Central, Phelps and Magoffin County. Johnson Central, Sheldon Clark and Magoffin County all hail from the 57th District.
Morgan County, June Buchanan, Boyle County, George Washington, W.Va. and Logan, W.Va. round out the the preseason boys’ high school basketball event.
All games in the 2015 15th Region Pre-Season Challenge will be regulation games.
Johnson Central has captured four straight 15th Region boys’ basketball titles.
A schedule for the 2015 15th Region Pre-Season Challenge follows.
2015 15th Region Pre-Season Challenge
Game 1: Noon – Betsy Layne vs. Morgan County
Game 2: 1:30 p.m. – Sheldon Clark vs. Phelps
Game 3: 3 p.m. – Belfry vs. June Buchanan
Game 4: 4:30 p.m. – Pike Central vs. Boyle County
Game 5: 6 p.m. – Magoffin County vs. George Washington, W.Va.
Game 6: 7:30 p.m. – Johnson Central vs. Logan, W.Va.
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