The annual Tri-State Basketball Tournament will tip off in Jay next week with several area teams participating.

Colcord, Kansas will join Jay at the tournament. Other teams include Tahlequah-Sequoyah, McDonald County, Missouri, Lifeway Christian of Arkansas, as well as jayvee teams from Locust Grove, Bishop Kelley and Stilwell.

The tournament will begin on Monday afternoon with games scheduled for every day next week at Bulldog Arena and the Jay Middle School gym. Medal round games will be on Saturday.

A complete schedule for the tournament is listed below.


Kansas v. Bishop Kelley (girls) 4:30p

Kansas v. Bishop Kelley (boys) 5:50p

Tahlequah Sequoyah v. Colcord (girls) 7:10p

Jay v. Lifeway Christian (boys) 8:30p


Jay v. Stilwell (girls) 4:30p

Colcord v. McDonald Co. (boys) 5:50p

Colcord v. McDonald Co. (girls) 7:10p

Tahlequah Sequoyah v. Locust Grove (boys) 8:30p


Consolation semifinals (girls) 6p

Consolation semifinals (boys) 7:20p


Championship semifinals (girls) 4:30p

Championship semifinals (boys) 5:50p

Championship semifinals (girls) 7:10p

Championship semifinals (boys) 8:30p

Consolation semifinals (girls) 6p (at Middle School)

Consolation semifinals (boys) 7:20p (at Middle School)


Seventh place game (girls) 4:30p

Seventh place game (boys) 5:50p

Fifth place game (girls) 7:10p

Fifth place game (boys) 8:30p


Third place game (girls) 4:30p

Third place game (boys) 5:50p

Championship final (girls) 7:10p

Championship final (boys) 8:30p