Tryout invitees named for Kentucky All-Star teams

Herald-Leader Staff ReportMarch 5, 2014 

Lafayette's Jackson Davis, a Mr. Basketball finalist, shot against Lexington Catholic in the finals of the Republic Bank Holiday Classic Dec. 30. The host Knights won.


Invitees and dates were announced Wednesday for tryouts for the Kentucky All-Stars basketball teams.

The Kentucky squads will compete against Indiana in the states' annual classic this June.

Junior boys and girls tryouts will be held April 12, with senior boys and girls on April 13. All tryouts are by invitation only and will be held at Georgetown College.

The Kentucky Association of Basketball Coaches will coordinate the tryouts and choose players for this summer's games.

In January, the Bluegrass Sports Commission and the Kentucky Lions Eye Foundation announced a three-year contract for Kentucky's games in the all-star classics to be played in Lexington.

This year’s games will be held at Transylvania University in the Beck Center on June 13.

Here’s the list of senior players invited to the tryouts.

Here’s the list of junior players invited to the tryouts.

Read more on Mike Fields' Fields Notes blog.

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