Postseason pairings set for girls basketball teams

Staff Writer

The pairings for the girls basketball sectional tournaments were announced on Sunday.

In Division I, Wapakoneta is the 13th seed. They will play in the Toledo sectional. The Lady Redskins will face Northview in a sectional semifinal on Feb. 19 at Lake High School in Millbury. The game will start at 7 p.m. The winner of that contest will face Anthony Wayne in a sectional final on Feb. 22, also at Lake.
Wapakoneta is currently 8-10 on the year, with three games remaining in the regular season.
In Division IV, Waynesfield-Goshen is the #13 seed in the Wapakoneta sectional. They will face Lima Central Catholic, the seventh seed, in a game on Feb. 19 at 8 p.m. at St. Marys. It is the second game of a doubleheader.
The first game is the other sectional semifinal which will see #2 seed Marion Local face #14 Upper Scioto Valley. That game will start at 6:15 p.m.
The winners of those contests will meet on Feb. 22 at 8 p.m. at St. Marys.
The top half of the bracket has Parkway taking on Ridemont, with the winner to face Minster.
Waynesfield-Goshen is 4-14 with four games left in the regular season.
Also in Division IV, Botkins elected to take a first-round bye. They are the third seed in the Troy 1 sectional.
The Lady Trojans will take on the winner of the game between Lehman Catholic and Houston, which will be played Feb. 15.
The sectional final will be played at Sidney on Feb. 20 with action getting under way at 6 p.m.
Botkins has a record of 13-5 with four games left in the regular season schedule.

Draws for the boys postseason will be held next Sunday.