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December 11, 2002 - Aquinas College will host the 2nd annual Catholic High School Holiday Basketball Tournament on Saturday, December 28 and Monday, December 30 at the Aquinas College Field House, 1580 East Fulton. The four participating schools are Grand Rapids Catholic Central, Grand Rapids West Catholic, Lansing Catholic Central and Muskegon Catholic Central.

The tournament will be comprised of separate brackets for freshmen, junior varsity, and varsity teams. The first day's pairings pit Grand Rapids West Catholic vs Muskegon Catholic Central and Grand Rapids Catholic Central vs Lansing Catholic Central. Freshmen games are at 10 a.m. and noon daily, JV games are at 2 p.m. and 4 p.m. with varsity games being at 6 p.m. and 8 p.m.

Ticket prices are $5.00 for adults and $3.00 for students and senior citizens. Each ticket is good for all six games being played on that day. Tickets are currently on sale at the Aquinas Athletic Department. For further information or tickets, contact Aquinas College at 1-616-459-8281 ext. 3103.

Consistently ranked one of the top liberal arts colleges in the Midwest by U.S. News and World Report, Aquinas College offers an approach to learning and living that teaches students unlamented ways of seeing the world. Founded in 1886 by the Dominican Sisters of Grand Rapids, the College's Dominican tradition of working, service and lifelong learning remains alive today in a diverse student body. Students from more than 22 states and 15 foreign countries are enrolled in undergraduate and graduate programs. Within six months of graduation, nearly all graduates are in full-time jobs, enrolled in professional schools of law, medicine, or dentistry, or in a master or doctoral program.