District Tournament Play Update

Monday, February 15, 2016

Local district tournaments will wrap-up Saturday across the region, although the finals in the 3A-3 were played Thursday evening.

In those games, Osceola's boys upset Manila 74-58, to take the title, while Rivercrest's girls' outlasted Hoxie 57-54. All four of those teams, in addition to the losers in the semi-finals, including the Piggott Mohawks, advance to next week's regional at Yellville-Summit. The Tribe, as the three-seeds, will play at 8:30 p.m. on Thursday.

Meanwhile, the semi-finals are set for this evening at Marked Tree in the 2A-3. In the girl's bracket, EPC was slated to take on Riverside at 4 p.m. with the Lady Greyhounds of Marmaduke taking on Earle in the 7:00 game. The winners will meet in the final at 4 p.m. on Saturday.

In the boy's bracket, Marked Tree will meet Cross County in the 5:30 game, and Earle will meet EPC in the nightcap.

Those winners will also meet on Saturday in the district final, with the boy's game set to tip at 6 p.m.

The top four from both the boys and girls brackets will advance to the regional, set for next week at Sloan-Hendrix in Imboden.

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