TROJAN BOYS BASKETBALL: No. 3 Trojans to host No. 6 Eagles in sectionalsWORTHINGTON — After sweeping the season series against Windom Area, the Worthington Trojans will see the Eagles for a third time this year in the opening round of the Section 3AA Boys’ Basketball Tournament on March 2 in Worthington. The Trojans picked up the No. 3 seed in the southern division, while the Eagles were given the No. 6 seed. The game begins at 7:30 p.m.
By: Daily Globe, Worthington Daily Globe
WORTHINGTON — After sweeping the season series against Windom Area, the Worthington Trojans will see the Eagles for a third time this year in the opening round of the Section 3AA Boys’ Basketball Tournament on March 2 in Worthington.
The Trojans picked up the No. 3 seed in the southern division, while the Eagles were given the No. 6 seed. The game begins at 7:30 p.m.
The Section 3AA tournament also features a Southwest Conference matchup between the No. 4 Jackson County Central Huskies and the No. 5 Luverne Cardinals taking place in Jackson on March 2 in the Southern Division.
The No. 7 Pipestone Area Arrows will also play on March 2 when they take on No. 2 Martin County West in Sherburn.
Tracy-Milroy-Balaton took the No. 6 seed in the Northern Division and will face No. 3 Montevideo on March 2 in Montevideo.
Section 3A Boys’
The Southwest Christian Eagles took the top seed in the Section 3A Boys’ Basketball Southern Division Tournament.
The Eagles await the winner between No. 8 Ellsworth and No. 9 Wabasso, with the victor of that game going on to play SWC at 11 a.m. in Worthington on March 2.
The Westbrook-Walnut Grove Chargers took the No. 7 seed and host No. 10 Murray County Central, with the winner moving on to face No. 2 Russell-Tyler-Ruthton.
The No. 6 Edgerton Flying Dutchmen and the No. 11 Adrian Dragons face off for the right to play the No. 3 Red Rock Central Falcons in the second round.
The No. 4 Hills-Beaver Creek Patriots take on the No. 5 Fulda Raiders in the second round in Worthington.
All first-round games will be played Thursday at the higher seed, with the second-round games taking place throughout the day on March 2 in Worthington.
Section 2A Boys’
The Mountain Lake Area Wolverines received the No. 1 seed in the Section 2A Boys’ Basketball Southern Division Tournament.
The Wolverines will host the winner of the No. 8 Nicollet/No. 9 Madelia game on March 4 at 7 p.m. in the second round of the tournament.
The Southwestern United Wildcats snagged the No. 5 seed and will travel to Mankato on March 4 to face No. 4 Mankato Loyola.
The winner of the two games will face off on March 7 in St. James in the quarterfinals.
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