SPORTS

EA Spartan Classic tips off Saturday

Staff reports

Four Ascension Parish teams highlight the field for the annual Spartan Classic scheduled to begin Saturday afternoon in the East Ascension Gym.

Lutcher and Central Lafourche open the action Saturday at 3:30 p.m., with St. Amant and Dutchtown following at 5 p.m. South Lafourche plays Catholic at approximately 6:30 p.m. Host East Ascension and West Jefferson close out the first day’s action at 8 p.m.

Elimination games will be played at 3:30 and 5 p.m. Monday. Donaldsonville meets the winner of South Lafourche and Catholic at 6:30 p.m. while the East Ascension-West Jefferson winner meets Denham Springs at 8 p.m.

Tuesday’s action also includes elimination bracket games at 2, 3:30 and 5 p.m.

Consolation finals are at 3:30 and 5 p.m. Wednesday. The third-place game is scheduled for 6:30 p.m. with the championship at 8 p.m.