The 1st Annual 2013 Effingham-Teutopolis Christmas Classic Tournament took place on December 27 and 28 at Effingham and Teutopolis High Schools.
On December 28, the Teutopolis Wooden Shoes won the Tournament playing against the Effingham Flaming Hearts at Effingham with a score of 52-37. Scorers for Teutopolis were Reed Hardiek 18, Bobby Wenthe 10, Brett Mette 10, Cody Will 7, Michael Drees, Justin Kenter and Ryan Sandschafer, each with 2 points.
Mt. Vernon came in 3rd place against Chicago Al Raby played at Effingham with a score of 70-63. Mattoon came in 5th place against Charleston played at Effingham with a score of 82-42.
To get to the title game, Teutopolis defeated Mattoon at Teutopolis with a score of 68-57. Scorers for Teutopolis were Reed Hardiek 29, Brett Mette 15, Ryan Sandschafer 8, Cody Will 8, Justin Kenter 3, Michael Drees 3, and Bobby Wenthe 2. To get to the title game, Effingham defeated Chicago Al Raby at Teutopolis with a score of 69-47.
On December 27, Teutopolis defeated Mt. Vernon at Teutopolis with a score of 55-42. Scorers for Teutopolis were Cody Will 21, Brett Mette 11, Reed Hardiek 8, Bobby Wenthe 6, Michael Drees 3, John Ungrund 3, and Ryan Sandschafer 2.
Chicago Al Raby defeated Charleston at Teutopolis with a score of 62-51; Mt. Vernon defeated Mattoon at Effingham with a score of 64-48; and Effingham defeated Charleston at Effingham with a score of 58-32.
All-Tournament Team: Cody Will - Teutopolis, Reed Hardiek - Teutopolis, Leighton Lark - Effingham, Kevin Daugherty - Effingham, Brayden Fitzjerrells - Mt. Vernon, Shakari Hawkins - Mt. Vernon, and Tanner Scott - Mattoon.