5th & 6th Grade Boys & Girls Basketball
The Western Ohio Youth Basketball League comprised of teams from: Bath, Elida, LCC, Lima City, Perry, Shawnee, Spencerville, Temple Christian, and Wapak will begin the 5th and 6th grade league tournament this coming weekend. This league consisted of 76 teams and 660 players throughout the 3rd – 6th grade for boys and girls.
The league will begin its season ending 5th & 6th grade boys and girls league tournaments on Saturday, February 14th (at Heritage Elementary, St. Charles, St. Gerards, Spencerville and Wapak). Games will begin at 9:00am and the last game is scheduled for 2:00pm at all of these sites. Games will also be played on Monday and Tuesday, February 16th & 17th (at St. Charles and St. Gerards). These games will begin at 6:15pm and there are two games at each site each night. The semifinal games will begin at 10:00am on Saturday, February 21st (at Lima Sr). There will be 4 games held on this date. The Championship Games are scheduled to be played beginning at 1:00pm on Sunday, February 22nd (at Lima Sr.). This tournament signals the end of league play that saw 318 regular season games played and at the end of the tournament there will be a total of 362 youth basketball games played throughout the area. Questions can be addressed by calling Lima Parks & Recreation Office at (419)221-5195, or brackets can be picked up at the office.