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C.R.C. Releases 2014 Schedule

October 3, 2013
The Intelligencer / Wheeling News-Register

WHEELING - The annual Cancer Research Classic basketball spectacular returns to Wheeling.

The event kicks off Thursday with "An Evening With Stan Van Gundy" at 6 p.m. at Oglebay Park's Glessner Auditorium on Jan. 2.

Tickets to the event are $80 or $625 for a table for eight.

Reservations can be booked by calling (304) 243-3138.

Several of the top prep programs in the country will be in action over two days of elite high school basketball action.

Also, local teams Wheeling Park and Wheeling Central will take part.

Park will take on Seton-LaSalle (Pittsburgh at at 4:40 p.m. on Jan. 3, and Central faces St. Joseph's Prep (Philadelphia) at 12:10 p.m. Jan. 4.

There will be nine games total in the two-day Classic.

Tickets are $5 for students and $8 for adults. Two day passes can be purchased for $8 (students) and $12 (adults).

For group rates, call (304) 243-6412.

The event, which is put on by Dr. Gregory Merrick, executive director of the Schiffler Cancer Center, Urologic Research Institute and Men's Health Center at Wheeling Hospital and Wheeling Jesuit men's basketball coach Danny Sancomb, tips off Friday, Jan. 3.

Weekend Schedule

Thursday, Jan. 2

An Evening with Stan Van Gundy

6:00 p.m. at Oglebay Resort (Glessner Auditorium)

Admission: $80 Per Person; $625 For Table of Eight

For reservations, call 304-243-3138.

Friday, Jan. 3

Wheeling Jesuit University

2:10 p.m. Gates Open

3:10 p.m. Prime Prep Academy (Dallas) vs. Simeon (Chicago)

4:40 p.m. Wheeling Park vs. Seton-La Salle (Pittsburgh)

7:00 p.m. Bishop Gorman (Las Vegas) vs. Villa Angela-St. Joseph (Cleveland)

8:50 p.m. Montverde Academy (Montverde, FL) vs. St. Benedict?s Prep (Newark, NJ)

Admission: Students $4; Adults $6

Saturday, Jan. 4

Wheeling Jesuit University

11:10 a.m. Gates Open

12:10 p.m. Wheeling Central Catholic vs. St. Joseph?s Prep (Philadelphia)

1:40 p.m. Neumann-Goretti (Philadelphia) vs. Simeon (Chicago)

3:10 p.m. Gonzaga (Washington, DC) vs. Bishop Gorman (Las Vegas)

4:40 p.m. Montverde Academy (Montverde, FL) vs. Wheeler (Marietta, GA)

7:00 p.m. Prime Prep Academy (Dallas) vs. Whitney Young (Chicago)

Admission: Students $5; Adults $8

Weekend Pass: Students $6; Adults $12

For group rates, call 304-243-6412.

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