In addition to the 30th Annual La Junta Holiday Shootout, which begins today at La Junta High School's Tiger Gym and Otero Junior College's McDivitt Center, all the remaining local teams will also be busy spanning the next few days.

Cheraw basketball

The Cheraw High School basketball teams will be at the Flagler Invitational on Friday and Saturday.

Both teams will play Miami-Yoder in their first game on Friday. The Lady Wolverines will play at 4 p.m. and the Wolverines play at 5:30.

Both teams will play either Flagler/Hi-Plains or Cornerstone Christian Academy in their second game. The Cheraw girls will play at either 2 or 5 p.m. and the boys will play at either 3:30 or 6:30 p.m.

Rocky Ford basketball

The Rocky Ford High School basketball teams will host Florence on Friday. The first game begins at 4 p.m.

Manzanola basketball

The Manzanola High School basketball team will host Aguilar Friday beginning at 3 p.m. and they will host La Veta Saturday at 1 p.m.

On Monday, the Bobcats and Lady Bobcats will play the Fowler junior varsity in Fowler beginning at 5 p.m.

Las Animas basketball

The Las Animas High School basketball team will play at Custer County on Friday. The first game begins at 3:30 p.m. in Westcliffe.

McClave basketball

The McClave High School basketball teams will complete their appearance at the Border War Tournament in Syracuse, Kansas, on Friday and Saturday.

On Friday, the Cardinals and Lady Cardinals will play Tribune (Kansas). The girls play at 1:30 p.m. and the boys will play at 3 p.m.

On Saturday, McClave will play Syracuse, the host team. The girls' game is at 4:30 p.m. and the boys will play at 6 p.m.

Crowley County basketball

The Crowley County High School basketball teams will play twice this weekend.

On Friday, the Chargers and Lady Chargers will host Limon beginning at 4 p.m. On Saturday, they will travel to Ellicott with the first game scheduled for 1 p.m.


The Kim/Branson co-op teams will play two games this week.

Today, the Mustangs and Lady Mustangs will host La Veta with basketball scheduled to begin at 5 p.m. On Saturday, Kim/Branson will play Genoa-Hugo at Swink at 4 p.m.


Two local teams will host dual meets today. Rocky Ford will host Pueblo Centennial at 6 p.m. Fowler will host Pueblo Central also at 6 p.m.

La Junta and Rocky Ford will compete at the Pueblo East Invitational on Saturday. The meet begins at 9 a.m.

County Line, Crowley County, Fowler, and Swink will be at the Limon Badger Invitational on Saturday, which begins at 9 a.m.

Las Animas will participate in the Rob Mickel Invitational in Salida on Saturday. The tournament begins at 8 a.m.

Arkansas Valley girls' swimming

The Arkansas Valley girls' swimming and diving team will host its first home dual meet of the season on Monday as it will take on Pueblo Centennial. The first event begins at 5 p.m.