​​​​​Lancer Boys Basketball         

​ Shawnee Mission East High School


This year the Varsity team will be playing a tournament in Valley Center, Kansas just a little north of Wichita. The tournament dates are Thursday, January 23 through Saturday, January 25th. The teams competing include; Blue Valley West; Coffeyville-Field Kindley, Garden City, Maize South, Shawnee Mission-East, Ulysses, Valley Center and, Wichita-Southeast. I have attached the tournament bracket and you will note our first game is Thursday evening at 7:30. The boys will be taking a bus to and from the tournament and will depart SME on Thursday morning and return sometime on Saturday depending on the time of their last game.


Room Block -  The team will be staying at the Aloft Hotel in Wichita about 15 minutes from the Valley Center High School. We have secured a room block for parents there as well. There are 10 rooms for Thursday and Friday night. The room block consists of a mix of King and 2 Queen beds and will expire on January 17. If you do plan on attending, please contact them directly. You can always cancel at a later date if your plans change. 

Hotel Name:  Aloft Hotel 3642 North Oliver, Wichita, KS 67220
Phone Number:  316-744-1100
Room Block Name: "Shawnee Miss. Parents"
Room Rates: $119.00 per night
Check in date: Thursday, January 23, Check out date, Saturday, January 25
Team Meal - The Friends of Lancer Boys basketball provides a team meal on the trip.

Valley Center Tournament

January 23 - 25, 2019