The 87th Annual Fairfax Basketball Tournament is underway! The event tipped off with an East Atchison girls’ win against West Nodaway on Monday afternoon. The East Atchison boys continued the winning streak and defeated Nodaway-Holt later that evening. Nodaway-Holt girls defeated Savannah JV and to end the night, the West Nodaway boys defeated Rock Port. 

Be sure to head out to the Fairfax gym to cheer on our local athletes the rest of the week. Updates can be viewed on the Atchison County Mail Facebook page.

While you are there, stop by the junior class concession stand. In addition to the regular menu, there will also be:

Tuesday Night – Gourmet Dog Night (create your own hot dog/polish dog with your choice of toppings)

Wednesday Night – Cream Chicken On a Bun

Thursday Night – Breakfast Night (Choose from Biscuits and Gravy, Pancakes or the Breakfast Boat)

Friday Night – Baked Potato Bar

Saturday Night – Pulled Pork Sandwich

Plus, for the sweet tooth, there will be Brownie a la Modes and root beer floats!

There will also be tickets sold during the tournament for the chance to win many awesome prizes! The winners will be selected on Saturday.