2023 boys/girls tournament

Lincoln Up Together: 2023 Boys + Girls City Tournament

The 2023 Boys/Girls Basketball City Tournament will take place Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Saturday, January 25th – 28th at the Bank of Springfield (BOS) Center. The tournament seeds and schedule are as follows:

Boys Seeds

  1. Sacred Heart Griffin High School
  2. Lanphier High School
  3. Southeast High School
  4. Springfield High School

Girls seeds

  1. Southeast High School
  2. Springfield High School
  3. Sacred Heart Griffin High School
  4. Lanphier High School

Wednesday, Jan. 25 (2 Girls Games)

  • 6:00 PM: Sacred Heart Griffin (H) vs. Springfield (A)

  • 8:00 PM: Lanphier (H) vs. Southeast (A)

Thursday, Jan. 26 (2 Boys Games)

  • 6:00 PM: Southeast (H) vs.Lanphier (A)

  • 8:00 PM: Sacred Heart Griffin (H) vs. Springfield (A)

Friday, Jan. 27

  • 4:00 PM: Springfield Girls (H) vs. Lanphier Girls (A)

  • 5:42 PM: Springfield Boys (H) vs. Lanphier Boys (A)

  • 7:22 PM: Sacred Heart Griffin Girls (H) vs. Southeast Girls (A)

  • 9:12 PM: Southeast Boys (H) vs. Sacred Heart Griffin Boys (A)

Saturday, Jan. 28

  • 3:00 PM: Lanphier Girls (H) vs. Sacred Heart Griffin Girls (A)

  • 4:45 PM: Southeast Boys (H) vs. Springfield Boys (A)

  • 6:30 PM: Southeast Girls (H) vs. Springfield Girls (A)

  • 8:30 PM: Lanphier Boys (H) vs. Sacred Heart Griffin Boys (A)

Pom, Drumline, and Band Assignments





Wednesday *Regular Halftime Show *

SHG Game 1 LHS Game 2


SHS Band SHS Choir

Thursday *Regular Halftime Show *

SSHS Game 1 SHS Game 2


SHG Choir, Mix Tape Night

Friday **Official City Performances**

LHS Poms Game 2

SE Poms Game 4


LHS Band LHS Choir

Saturday **Official City Performances**

SHS Poms Game 3

SHG Poms Game 4


SSHS Band SSHS Choir

The Saturday game schedule is subject to change based on team records from the first two nights of play at the city tournament.

Tickets, Security & Parking

Presale tickets may be purchased for $5 per night at any participating high school's main office according to the following schedule:

Monday, Jan. 23, Tuesday, Jan. 24, and Wednesday, Jan. 25: 8:00 AM to 4:00 PM

Thursday, Jan. 26 : 8:00 AM to 12:30 PM (Thursday tickets), 8:00 AM to 4 PM (Friday and Saturday tickets)

Friday, Jan. 27: 8:00 AM to 12:30 PM (Friday and Saturday tickets)

● All tickets are $6.00 when purchased at the BOS Center, and are available the night of each game beginning at 5:00 PM.

● One ticket admits the holder to both games each evening. 

 ● All tickets are general admission.

 ● Doors will open at 5:15 p.m. 

 ● Metal Detectors & wanding procedures will be in effect prior to entry each night. 

● There is no reentry - you will have to purchase another ticket.

● Bags that are no larger than 4” x 6” x 1.5” are permitted after visual inspection. Clear bags are preferred.

● Athletes participating in the contest are allowed to bring their sports equipment bags (i.e. cheerleading bag, poms bag etc.)

● Parking will be available on the street and in the parking garage ($5 per night).

● There will be no ticket sales or admittance after half-time of the second game on Wednesday & Thursday evening.

● There will be no ticket sales or admittance after half-time of the 4th game on Friday & Saturday.

● Central State 8 passes, District #186 passes and any other passes from participating schools will not be honored at the City Tournament.

Roads Closed After Games

● Addams St. will be closed at 9th St. at the conclusion of the last game of each night.

● Students will need to be picked up on 9th St. and not at the main BOS Center doors.