Snow Forces Rivertown Classic Schedule Change

Posted On January 06, 2017

By Mike Perleberg


(Aurora, Ind.) – Blame the weather for changes to the Rivertown Classic high school basketball tournament’s schedule.

Each of the four participating schools – South Dearborn, Lawrenceburg, Rising Sun and Switzerland County – were out with a snow day on Thursday, forcing the postponement of the boys first round games scheduled for that night.

South Dearborn High School, host of the varsity tournament has announced the following schedule changes for the Rivertown Classic:

Friday, January 6, 2017 at South Dearborn High School

Boys’ First Round

6:00 p.m. – South Dearborn vs. Switzerland County

8:00 p.m. – Lawrenceburg vs. Rising Sun

Saturday, January 7, 2017 at South Dearborn High School

Girls’ Consolation Game

12:00 p.m. – South Dearborn vs. Rising Sun

Boys’ Consolation Game

1:30 p.m. – Loser Game 1 vs. Loser Game 2

Girls’ Championship Game

5:30 p.m. – Switzerland County vs. Lawrenceburg

Between Championship Games  – River Town Classic Cheerleading Competition

Boys’ Championship Game

8:00 p.m. – Winner Game 1 vs. Winner Game 2

Monday, January 9, 2017 at Lawrenceburg High School

Girls’ Junior Varsity Championship Game

6:00 p.m. – Lawrenceburg vs. South Dearborn

Boys’ Junior Varsity Championship Game

7:15 p.m. – Lawrenceburg vs. Switzerland County


Eagle Country 99.3’s broadcast plans for the Rivertown Classic have also changed. We will carry the boys first round games on Friday night and the girls and boys championship games on Saturday night. However, the girls and boys consolation games on Saturday will not be broadcast by the station.