LEXINGTON - The draws for the 2007 National City/KHSAA Boys’ and Houchens/KHSAA Girls’ State Basketball Tournaments will be conducted this Friday, Feb. 2. WKYT-TV27 in Lexington will again air the draws live beginning at 1 p.m. Insight of Northern Kentucky will air the program live while Insight in Louisville will air the program on a delayed basis.
Brackets will be posted on the Riherd’s/KHSAA Scoreboard at the conclusion of the program.
Again as part of its title sponsorship of the Boys’ Sweet 16 State Basketball Tournament, National City will be touring the Boys’ Championship trophy for the fourth consecutive year. Four stops remain on the 2007 tour.
On the tour, students are able to pick up scholarship application forms on each stop (forms may also be accessed through the KHSAA website). Again this year, 16 boys and 16 girls (one boy and one girl from each region) will receive a one-time $1,000 scholarship courtesy of National City.
Scholarship recipients will be honored with a reception prior to the Championship game of the National City/KHSAA Boys’ Sweet 16 as well as being recognized on the floor during the contest. The scholarship application deadline is Friday, Feb. 23. For additional information, contact Butch Cope at the KHSAA.
Following are the remaining sites of the 2007 National City/KHSAA Trophy Scholarship Tour
Feb. 3 - Raceland at Ashland Blazer
Feb. 6 - Bowling Green at Warren Central
Feb. 9 - Jeffersontown at DuPont Manual
Feb. 16 - Mercer County at Danville