Boys? basketball brackets released
Boys’ basketball teams now know where they will open the upcoming state tournament.
Tournament play in all five divisions kicks off with regional play Tuesday, Feb. 19.
Here’s a rundown of local teams and where they will play:
Marshfield Sectional: No. 5 Waupaca at No. 4 Shawano; No. 3 New London at No. 2 Antigo. No. 1 Hortonville has a bye in the first round and will host the Waupaca/Shawano winner Friday, Feb. 22.
Ashwaubenon Sectional: No. 11 Northland Pines at No. 6 Clintonville.
Appleton North Sectional: No. 5 Rosholt at No. 4 Iola-Scandinavia; No. 9 Menasha St. Mary Central at No. 8 Weyauwega-Fremont; No. 11 Manawa at No. 6 Reedsville; No. 6 Plainfield Tri-County at No. 3 Wild Rose. No. 1 Amherst has a bye in the first round and will host the Iola-Scandinavia/Rosholt winner Friday, Feb. 22.
Menasha Sectional: No. 8 Tigerton at No. 1 Almond-Bancroft; No. 6 Northland Lutheran at No. 3 Marion.
Regional finals are scheduled for Saturday, Feb. 23; sectional finals will be played Saturday, March 2; and the state semifinals and finals will be played March 7-9 at the Kohl Center in Madison.