All-Star basketball games set for Tuesday night

The Southwest Montana All-Star Basketball Classic will return this Tuesday at the Montana Tech HPER Complex.

The event, which includes a girls game at 6 p.m. followed by a boys game at 7:30, is sponsored by the Butte Chamber of Commerce Hospitality Committee.

Both games will feature the top boys and girls high school players from Southwest Montana. Rosters for the classic were released last week after being selected by a committee of sports writers and broadcasters.

The Classic will pit the Big Sky vs. the Treasure State boys’ roster includes Butte High Bulldogs Kenley Leary, Kooper Klobucar, Jace Stenson and Cameron Gurnsey and Butte Central Maroons Dougie Peoples, Eric Loos, Bryson Sestrich and Kyle Holter.

The Big Sky girls’ roster includes Butte High’s Kodie Hoagland, Ashley Olson, Laura Rosenleaf and Brook Badovinac playing alongside Butte Central’s Brooke Badovinac, Sofee Thatcher and Ella Moodry.

Tickets for the event are available at the Butte Chamber of Commerce 100 George Street, Butte, MT 59701 or online. Doors at the HPER will open at 5 p.m.