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Marion, Hillsboro to host basketball tourney

Mid-America Youth Basketball’s Summer Kickoff tournament, based in Newton, is Friday through Sunday.

The tournament will have its ninth- and 10th-grade boys division in Hillsboro and Marion. Games will be played at USD 408 Sports and Aquatics Center, Marion Elementary School, Hillsboro High School, and Tabor College.

There are 57 teams from eight states scheduled to compete in the ninth- and 10th-grade boys division.

The tournament originated in 1993 with 60 teams in all divisions. The total number of teams has increased to 550 covering grades three through 12.

Last modified June 6, 2012