Archive for Thursday, February 25, 2010

McLouth girls get No. 4 seed, home game

No. 8 MHS boys go to KCC

February 25, 2010

The McLouth High girls basketball team is getting one more home game this year.

As the No. 4 seed in the Class 3A Horton sub-state tournament, the Bulldogs (12-7) will play host to a first-round postseason game against No. 5 Atchison County (12-5).

A win in the 7 p.m. Tuesday home playoff game would put McLouth in a sub-state semifinal on Friday at Horton.

The MHS boys, however, will have a much tougher draw as the No. 8 seed in their bracket.

McLouth will open the postseason on the road Monday, when it travels to No. 1 Kansas City Christian (13-5) for a 7 p.m. tip.

Earlier this month, on Feb. 12, MHS played host to K.C. Christian and lost, 61-38.

Should McLouth pull off the upset, it would go on to a sub-state semifinal game in Horton on Thursday.

Horton sub-state tournaments

Girls

First-round games (Tuesday)

No. 1 Jefferson County North (17-1) vs. No. 8 Maur Hill-Mount Academy (6-13)

No. 4 McLouth (12-7) vs. No. 5 Atchison County (12-8)

No. 2 Sabetha (16-4) vs. No. 7 Marysville (7-13)

No. 3 Kansas City Christian (12-6) vs. No. 6 Horton (7-12)

Semifinals (Friday at Horton)

JCN-MHMA winner vs. McLouth-AC winner

SHS-Marysville winner vs. KCC-HHS winner

Boys

First-round games (Monday)

No. 1 Kansas City Christian (13-5) vs. No. 8 McLouth (3-16)

No. 4 Sabetha (11-9) vs. No. 5 Marysville (9-11)

No. 2 Atchison County (13-7) vs. No. 7 Horton (3-16)

No. 3 Jefferson County North (11-7) vs. No. 6 Maur Hill-Mount Academy (6-13)

Semifinals (Thursday at Horton)

KCC-McLouth winner vs. SHS-Marysville winner

AC-HHS winner vs. JCN-MHMA winner

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