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Midwest Players Classic feature top local and state talent

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Some of the top high school basketball talent in the area and beyond will be on display at the La Crosse center Saturday.

It's the 8th annual Midwest Players Classic.

12 boys teams and two girls teams will take the floor starting at 10 AM.

The event annual features some of the top college recruits and high school teams in Wisconsin and Minnesota.

As many 17 division one recruits or commits will be in action.

Aquinas has been the host school for an event that has grown in reputation and popularity.

"When we went into it we wanted to have something that was sustainable.  We wanted to have something the fans would get into and support.  It's just grown year after year.  We keep putting more and more fans into the La Crosse Center.  We invite everybody to come on down and check it out.  It's great fun and great basketball, great individual talent and great team talent.  It offers a lot for the fans to look at," said Aquinas boys coach Brad Reinhart.

The cost is $10, which gets you in to all the games.

The action starts at 10 AM at the La Crosse Center with two of the top girls teams in our area kicking things off, Aquinas and Bangor.

Then Logan takes on Bloomer after that.

Caledonia, led by Owen King will play at 2:55 and the Central boys wrap up the action at 8:15 Saturday night against Woodbury, Minnesota.

For the complete schedule, click here:  https://www.midwestplayersclassic.com/schedule 

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