The Groesbeck Goats (4-11) start play in the Troy Holiday Classic basketball tournament on Monday, Dec. 29. The tournament will be played at two locations, Troy High School gym and the junior high gym. Groesbeck is scheduled to play Lago Vista in an 11 a.m. game that will be played, according to the bracket, at the junior high school in Troy. Win or lose, they'll face either Rogers or Jarrell in a 5 p.m. game later that afternoon. If they win, they'll play at the high school gym and if they lose, they'll be back at the junior high gym. Other teams participating in the tournament will be West, Academy, Normangee, Pollok Central, Florence, Chilton, TCA, Troy, Bruceville-Eddy, Vanguard, Holland and McGregor. The tournament will run through Tuesday, Dec. 30.