Press Release - Office of College Advancement

Tuesday, November 4, 2008
Office of College Advancement
Ohlone College
510.659.6206
www.ohlone.edu

For Immediate Release:

Event: Ohlone College Presents Jonathan Wallace Memorial Men's Basketball Tournament
Date & Time:
  • Friday, November 7th at 1, 3, & 5pm
  • Saturday, November 8th at 1, 3, 5, & 7pm
  • Sunday, November 9th at 11am, 1 &, 3pm (Championship game)
Where: Ohlone College, Epler Gymnasium, Building 9, 43600 Mission Boulevard, Fremont, CA 94539
Tickets: $5 Adults, Students with ID & Kids 12 and under Free

Ranked #2 in the state, Ohlone College Men’s Basketball kicks off the 5th Annual Jonathan Wallace Memorial Tournament

Fremont, CA—The Ohlone College men’s basketball team, currently ranked #2 in the state, opens the 2008-2009 season this Friday night at home vs. Feather River College at 7pm in the first round of the 5th Annual Jonathan Wallace Memorial Tournament.

Action begins at 1 pm Friday, November 7th with Cabrillo vs. Shasta, followed at 3 pm with Hartnell and Sacramento City, and 5 pm with Diablo Valley and Merritt.

Game times Saturday are 1, 3, 5, & 7 pm and Sunday 11 am and 1 pm, with the championship game at 3 pm.

This year’s preseason coaches poll, listed below, out of 95 teams:

State Preseason Rankings

  1. Citrus (S) (0-0) 100 (4) 1
  2. Ohlone (N) (0-0) 87 (2) 5
  3. San Francisco (N) (0-0) 76 (1) 6
  4. Antelope Valley (S) (0-0) 72 (0) 3
  5. Fresno (N) (0-0) 72 (0) 2
  6. Diablo Valley (N) (0-0) 61 (0) 10
  7. Riverside (S) (0-0) 60 (0) 7
  8. Irvine Valley (S) (0-0) 59 (0) 15
  9. Las Positas (N) (0-0) 57 (0) NR
  10. Yuba (N) (0-0) 56 (1)

For more information contact John Peterson, Head Coach, Ohlone College Men’s Basketball at 510-659-6042 or email jpeterson@ohlone.edu.

###

[ View Press Releases Index. ]

Related Links at Ohlone College