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IAABO Board 130 Classic schedule announced

2/9/2014

The fourth annual IAABO Board 130 Classic will be played Feb. 16-17 at St. John's Prep in Danvers.

Defending champion Lynn English headlines the boys field, which includes Andover, Everett and St. John’s Prep. The girls division will be contested by Boston Latin, Central Catholic, Newton South and Whittier Tech.

The schedule is as follows:

Sunday, Feb. 16

2 p.m. – Boston Latin vs. Whittier Tech girls

3:45 p.m. – Newton South vs. Central Catholic girls

5:30 p.m. – Andover vs. Everett boys

7:15 p.m. – Lynn English vs. St. John's Prep boys

Monday, Feb. 17

2 p.m. – Girls consolation

3:45 p.m. – Boys consolation

5:30 p.m. – Girls championship

7:15 p.m. – Boys championship

A player from each team will receive a scholarship. Since starting the tournament in 2011, IAABO Board 130 has awarded $10,000 in scholarships.

“We want to be able to help student-athletes while showcasing some great talent," said Board 130 President Mark Shapiro of Swampscott.

IAABO Board 130 is an Essex County-based chapter of the International Association of Approved Basketball Officials. The organization has more than 400 members who officiate basketball games from the youth to collegiate levels.