TROJAN GIRLS BASKETBALL: Trojans receive top seed in girls hoops sectionalWORTHINGTON — The Worthington Trojans secured the No. 1 seed in the Class AA Girls Basketball Section 3 South Division Tournament and will host No. 8-seeded St. James at 7:30 p.m. Feb. 23.
By: Daily Globe, Worthington Daily Globe
WORTHINGTON — The Worthington Trojans secured the No. 1 seed in the Class AA Girls Basketball Section 3 South Division Tournament and will host No. 8-seeded St. James at 7:30 p.m. Feb. 23.
Other sectional quarterfinal matchups being held Feb. 23 include No. 2 Martin County West hosting No. 7 Pipestone Area, along with No. 3 Fairmont hosting No. 6 Jackson County Central. Luverne claimed the fourth seed and will host fifth-seeded Windom Area also on Feb. 23.
All sectional games being played on Feb. 23 start at 7 p.m. with the exception of the Worthington/St. James matchup.
The winner of the Worthington/St. James game will play the winner of the Windom Area/Luverne game at 6 p.m. Feb. 26, while the winner MCW/Pipestone Area winner takes on the JCC/Fairmont winner at 7:30 p.m. The site for the semifinal matchups is still being determined.
The Trojans host the Jackson County Central Huskies today for “Meet the Trojans Night” and then head to New Ulm on Saturday to finish their regular season.
Worthington is currently 16-5 overall and 8-3 in the Southwest Conference.
TRACY — Tracy-Milroy-Balaton is the fifth seed in the Class AA Girls Basketball North Division Tournament.
The Panthers travel to play Lac Qui Parle Valley at 7 p.m. Feb. 23 as part of four quarterfinal-round games.
The other quarterfinal matchups include top-seeded BOLD hosting eighth-seeded Lake Crystal Wellcome Memorial at 7 p.m., second-seeded Montevideo hosting Yellow Medicine East at 7 p.m. and third-seeded Redwood Valley hosting sixth-seeded Gibbon-Fairfax-Winthrop at 7 p.m.