Local Sports for 2/15/18

THE DISTRICT 6 BASKETBALL PLAYOFF BRACKETS HAVE BEEN RELEASED, AND 7 AREA TEAMS ARE SPORTING NUMBER 1 SEEDS. BISHOP GUILFOYLE, HOLLIDAYSBURG, HUNTINGDON AND JUNIATA VALLEY BOYS ALONG WITH ALTOONA, BISHOP CARROLL AND CENTRAL GIRLS ARE SITTING IN THE TOP SPOTS. THE TOURNAMENT BEGINS NEXT MONDAY.

 

ONE CHAMPIONSHIP GAME IS ALREADY SET. IN CLASS 6A, IT WILL BE A FAMILIAR RIVALRY TAKING CENTER STATE. ALTOONA WILL PLAY STATE COLLEGE FOR THE RIGHT TO GO TO THE PIAA TOURNAMENT. THE LOSER OF THAT GAME WILL STILL HAVE A CHANCE TO GET IN, BUT THEY WILL HAVE TO WIN A PLAY-IN GAME WITH THE WINNER OF A GAME BETWEEN DISTRICT 8 AND 10.

 

THE ST. FRANCIS MENS TEAM WILL TRY TO SOLIDIFY ITS POST SEASON TOURNAMENT POSITION TONITE. THE RED FLASH WILL TAKE ON CENTRAL CONNECTICUT STATE AT DEGOL ARENA BEGINNING AT 7:00. THE FLASH ARE CURRENTLY IN 3RD PLACE IN THE NORTHEAST CONFERENCE.

 

HIGH SCHOOL BASKETBALL WINNERS

 

BOYS—ALTOONA

 

GIRLS—TUSSEY MT.

 

TONITE

 

BOYS

 

WILLIAMSBURG at TUSSEY MT.

CHESTNUT RIDGE at EVERETT

 

GIRLS

 

TUSSEY MT. at HUNTINGDON