Class 1A/2A Area Regional Basketball Tournament Results, State Preview
Written by Cole Havens on March 3, 2021
Class 1A and 2A area girls and boys basketball teams took part in their respective regional tournament games over the weekend. It was simple, win your first game and you advance to state. Lose your first game and your season is over. Today, a look at how area teams fared.
Up first, a look at the 1A girls basketball team results for the area.
In Class 1A, both Burlington and Ten Sleep have punched their tickets to the State touranment. Burlington knocked off Dubios in the first round before defeating Ten Sleep in their next contest. Burlington then fell to Cokeville in the regional championship and have claimed the No. 2 seed for the state tourney out of the West.
As for Ten Sleep, they would fall to Farson-Eden in their third match-up which makes them the No. 4 seed at state.
In Class 2A, on the girls side, Rocky Mountain would defeat Greybull to qualify for State while Riverside fell to Shoshoni. Rocky Mountian would then defesat Shoshoni before falling to Wyoming Indian. Rocky Mountain will be the No. 2 seed out of the west at the 2A girls state championship.
On the boys side, one area team in 1A would advance to state. Ten Sleep fell to Dubois while Meeteetse lost to Burlington. Burlington would then lose their next two games but have locked up the No. 4 seed at state.
And in 2A, on the boys side, both Rocky Mountain and Greybull have qualified for the 2A State Tournament. Greybull would lose their next two games and will be the No.4 seed at state while Rocky Mountain knocked off Big Piney in the Regional Championship to claim the No. 1 seed.
The 1A Girls Basketball State Tournament gets underway Wednesday. No. 2 out of the West, Burlington faces No. 3 out of the East, Upton. No. 4 out of the West, Ten Sleep is matched-up with Kaycee, who is the No. 1 out of the East.
The 2A Girls Basketball State Tournament, starting Friday, shows No. 2 Rocky Mountain taking on No.3 out of the East Moorcroft.
The 1A boys State tournament gets underway on Wednesday as well. No. 4 out of the West, Burlington faces No. 1 out of the East, Upton.
The 2A boys state tournament is underway on Firday. Greybull gets Sundance, No.1 out of the East, in the first round. Rocky Mountain takes on Glenrock who is No. 4 out of the East.
Stay tuned to the Big Horn Radio Network for results.