The Saxon Shootout Preview

The place: John Stockton's Warehouse on Hamilton Street. When: June 20, 21 & 22. Zag fans and high school basketball fans alike are in for a hoops treat as the Saxon Shootout brings in some of the finest talent in Washington.

At the Warehouse June 20-22 several state-caliber teams with Division 1 players from three states will compete.

In addition to the Varsity 1 Division, there is a Varsity 2 Division for large-school JV teams and small school Varsity teams. Also, the Washington Officials Association will be conducting the state officials clinic during the tournament.

The Warehouse is air-conditioned with 5 courts under one roof. One of the courts is directly from Salt Lake City's Salt Palace where John Stockton and the Utah Jazz used to play.

Admission is $1 & $2 for students and adults on Friday and Sunday, and $2 and $3 on Saturday. T-shirts and concessions will be available.

Teams competing for the Saxon Shootout Championship include:

Defending 1A Champion Brewster with Gonzaga commit David Pendergraft.

Josh Heytvelt

Clarkston with GU prospect Josh Heytvelt
State 3A Placer West Valley of Yakima with Div. 1 prospect Andrew Strait.
State 4A Placer Snohomish with Div. 1 prospects Jon and Paul Brockman.
State 3A Placer West Valley of Spokane
State 4A Placer Central Valley
State 2A Placer Chewelah
Coeur d'Alene
Moses Lake
Shadle Park
Lewis & Clark
Mt. Spokane
East Valley
South Salem

Most teams are playing in the Shootout then will be at GU Team Camp starting the day after.

Inside The Kennel Top Stories