MHS Girls in Regional Championship
The Marmaduke Lady Greyhounds continued their march toward the state tournament with a dominant 65-37 win over Walnut Ridge in the 2A North Regional Tournament Wednesday night at Sloan-Hendrix. Marmaduke, the top seed from 2A-3, had little trouble with the Lady Bobcats, the fourth seed out of conference 2A-2.
The Lady 'Hounds then went on to beat Pangburn 59-40 Saturday to advance to this afternoon regional championship game at Imboden.
The Marmaduke girls have also reserved a spot in this week's state tournament at MHS, and will be in action either Tuesday or Wednesday dependent on the outcome of today's game.
With another win over BIC, the girls will take on Mount Ida in a 4 p.m. start tomorrow, Tuesday, Feb. 26. A loss with earn the girls the second place finish, and a 4 p.m. start Wednesday against the Lady Bison of Carlisle.
The complete updated regional bracket, and the full state tournament bracket may be found below.
North Region at Sloan-Hendrix
Riverside 49, Cedar Ridge 44
Marmaduke 65, Walnut Ridge 37
Buffalo Island Central 57, Salem 50
Pangburn 85, Marked Tree 75, OT
Buffalo Island Central 58, Riverside 53
Marmaduke 59, Pangburn 40
1:00 p.m. -- Buffalo Island Central vs. Marmaduke
4:00 p.m. -- Riverside vs. Pangburn
Cedar Ridge 65, Augusta 39
East Poinsett County 62, Salem 42
Riverside 69, Tuckerman 59
Marked Tree 63, Walnut Ridge 51
Cedar Ridge 73, Riverside 52
East Poinsett County 70, Marked Tree 52
2:30 p.m. -- Cedar Ridge vs. East Poinsett County
5:30 p.m. -- Riverside vs. Marked Tree
The 2A state tournament bracket is as follows..
1:00 p.m. -- 1W vs. 4S Foreman
4:00 p.m. -- 1N vs. 4E Mount Ida
7:00 p.m. -- 1E Magnet Cove vs. 4N
1:00 p.m. -- 1S Norphlet vs. 4W
4:00 p.m. -- 2N vs. 3E Carlisle
7:00 p.m. -- 2E Poyen vs. 3N
1:00 p.m. -- 2W vs. 3S Dierks
4:00 p.m. -- 2S Spring Hill vs. 3W
2:30 p.m. -- 1W vs. 4S Bearden
5:30 p.m. -- 1N vs. 4E England
8:30 p.m. -- 1E Hughes vs. 4N
2:30 p.m. -- 1S Junction City vs. 4W
5:30 p.m. -- 2N vs. 3E Clarendon
8:30 p.m. -- 2E Poyen vs. 3N
2:30 p.m. -- 2W vs. 3S Parkers Chapel
5:30 p.m. -- 2S Gurdon vs. 3W