2018 Hitchcock’s Challenge, Dec. 27-30

hitchcocks_web_logoSanta Fe High will once again serve as host of the 2018 Hitchcock’s Challenge boys’ basketball tournament.

The 16-team, four-day event will be held Thursday, Dec. 27 – Sunday, Dec. 30, at the Legacy Park Multipurpose Center in Alachua.

Several area teams will be in action, including Alachua County schools Gainesville, Buchholz, P.K. Yonge, Eastside, St. Francis Catholic Academy, and host Santa Fe. Other area teams include Williston, Bell, Suwannee (Live Oak), and Columbia (Lake City).

Tickets are only $8 per day.

Sunday, Dec. 30 – Day #4
Bell vs. Suwannee (Live Oak)
Homestead 50, St. Pete Catholic 45
Williston 49, Brooks DeBartolo (Tampa) 45
Santa Fe (Alachua) 52, Columbia (Lake City) 49
Piper (Sunrise) 59, Buchholz (Gainesville) 40
Belen Jesuit (Miami) 45, St. Francis Catholic (Gainesville) 32 – Consolation championship
Eastside (Gainesville) 51, Gainesville 41 – 3rd Place
Doral Academy 43, P.K. Yonge (Gainesville) 30 – Championship

Saturday, Dec. 29 – Day #3
St. Pete Catholic 72, Bell 58
Homestead 54, Suwannee (Live Oak) 42
St. Francis Catholic Academy (Gainesville) 51, Brooks DeBartolo (Tampa) 34
Belen Jesuit (Miami) 62, Williston 52
Buchholz (Gainesville) 43, Columbia (Lake City) 40
Piper (Sunrise) 53, Santa Fe (Alachua) 32
Doral Academy 47, Eastside (Gainesville) 40
P.K. Yonge (Gainesville) 50, Gainesville 47

Friday, Dec. 28 – Day #2
Williston 62, Suwannee (Live Oak) 59
Brooks DeBartolo (Tampa) 44, Bell 40
St. Francis Catholic Academy (Gainesville) 55, St. Pete Catholic 43
Gainesville 50, Piper (Sunrise) 37
Belen Jesuit (Miami) 47, Homestead 36
Eastside (Gainesville) 49, Buchholz (Gainesville) 34
Doral Academy 68, Columbia (Lake City) 51
P.K. Yonge (Gainesville) 64, Santa Fe (Alachua) 56 (OT)

Thursday, Dec. 27 – Day #1
Gainesville 64, Williston 46
Buchholz (Gainesville) 55, Brooks DeBartolo (Tampa) 33
Piper (Sunrise) 62, Suwannee (Live Oak) 49
Columbia (Lake City) 70, St. Pete Catholic 26
Doral Academy 67, St. Francis Catholic Academy (Gainesville) 32
P.K. Yonge (Gainesville) 64, Belen Jesuit (Miami) 57 (OT)
Santa Fe (Alachua) 44, Homestead 41