Several Midcoast high school basketball teams will get a quick jump on the preseason by participating in the Viking Invitational Friday or Saturday, Nov. 26-27.

The boys event on Saturday will be a tournament format, while the girls event Friday will be a round robin setup.

The participating boys teams are Searsport, Islesboro, Georges Valley and Narraguagus of Harrington. The participating girls teams will be Searsport, Islesboro and Narraguagus.

On Friday in the girls event, Islesboro will face Searsport at 9 a.m., Narraguagus will play Islesboro at 10:30 a.m. and Searsport will meet Narraguagus at 12:30 p.m.

On Saturday in the boys event, Islesboro will face Searsport at 9 a.m., Georges Valley will meet Narraguagus at 10:30 a.m., the two early game losers will square off at 12:30 p.m. and the two early game winners will clash at 2 p.m.

VillageSoup sports staff can be reached by phone at 207-594-4401 or by e-mail at sports@villagesoup.com.