Rocklin basketball tourney to feature 52 high school teams

By: Staff Report
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Fifty-two high school basketball teams are scheduled to compete in the Sac Area Summer Showcase tournament at the Hardwood Palace in Rocklin, June 18-20. Rocklin, Del Oro, Lincoln, Woodcreek and Granite Bay are among those set for the tournament as are teams from Reno, Chico, Fresno the San Francisco Bay Area and other areas. Former Rocklin High varsity boys basketball coach Steve Taylor will run the tournament. He says that this is a small college showcase event. Taylor noted that coaches from every Division II, Division III, NAIA and junior college in California, Oregon, Washington and Nevada have been invited to attend this tournament. Division I schools can’t attend because it is a closed recruiting period.