MHS draws Hutch for Mac Invite opener

By Steve Sell
January 14, 2015

Old rivals McPherson High and Hutchinson will hook up next week in the first round of the 51st annual McPherson Invitational, sponsored by Midway Motors and The McPherson Sentinel.

MHS, 8-0 and the top seed, takes on the Salthawks (1-6) in the 8:15 p.m. game on Thursday, Jan. 22.

Also in the evening bracket, Wichita Heights (6-2) plays Maize (6-2) at 6:30.

In the afternoon session, Blue Valley West (5-1) goes up against Shawnee Mission East (5-3) at 3:00, with Manhattan (6-1) playing Mill Valley (2-5) at 4:45.

The tourney continues on Friday with four games, all with the same times, then wraps up with four games on Saturday. The finals are scheduled for 7:30 p.m.

The eight teams have a combined record of 37-20.