Cougar Regional Schedule Set
The Rector Cougars will take on the 2A state defending champion Cedar Ridge Timberwolves at 5:30 p.m. Wednesday, Feb. 26 in the north regional basketball tournament at Pangburn. Meanwhile, the Lady Cougars will take on Salem with a 7 p.m. tip-off on Thursday, Feb. 27.
Both teams fell in the semi-finals of the 2A-3 district at BIC last week.
The Marmaduke girls ended up as district champs, and will play at 7 p.m. Wednesday against the Lady Bulldogs of Tuckerman, while Riverside will take on Cedar Ridge's girls team in the 4 p.m. start on Wednesday. The other first round girls game will featured Marked Tree and Walnut Ridge at 4 p.m. on Thursday.
In the boy's bracket the other first round games include BIC and Panburn at 8:30 p.m. Wednesday; EPC and Salem at 5:30 p.m. on Thursday and White County Central and Augusta in the 8:30 p.m. start on Thursday evening.