HS Basketball: Busy Night On The Hardwood
The Girls Basketball District Semifinals in the Michigan High School Athletic Association and an unexpected amount of Boys Basketball take place tonight in the area.
In girls action, four of the five city teams will play for a chance to reach Friday's District Finals. Battle Creek Central will host two Class A games tonight, with the Lakeview Spartans taking on Gull Lake and the hosting Bearcats battling Parma Western.
St. Philip hosts two Class D district tonight, with the hosting Tigers getting the late matchup with another Battle Creek school - Calhoun Christian. Tip-off is scheduled for 7:15pm.
The Harper Creek Beavers head to Marshall for a Class B district semifinal in Marshall tonight against Parchment at 6pm. The state-ranked and hosting Redhawks take on Comstock at 7:30pm.
Six games takes place tonight in Boys Basketball, with five of them being make-up games from a snowed-out Tuesday. Harper Creek hosts Sturgis in a make-up game, while Pennfield will host a regularly scheduled game with Three Rivers.
Here's the rest of tonight's action...
Girls Basketball – District Semifinals
Class A @ Battle Creek Central – Lakeview vs. Gull Lake - 6pm
Class A @ Battle Creek Central – Battle Creek Central vs. Parma Western - 7:30pm
Class B @ Marshall – Harper Creek vs. Parchment - 6pm
Class B @ Marshall – Marshall vs. Comstock - 7:30pm
Class B @ Eaton Rapids – Olivet vs. Leslie - 6pm
Class C @ Quincy – Bronson vs. Homer - 5:30pm
Class C @ Quincy – Union City vs. Reading - 7:30pm
Class C @ Maple Valley – Galesburg-Augusta vs. Delton - 6pm
Class D @ St. Philip – Tekonsha vs. Bellevue - 6pm
Class D @ St. Philip – St. Philip vs. Calhoun Christian - 7pm
Class D @ Mendon – Athens vs. Marcellus - 6pm
Class D @ Martin (District Final) – Climax-Scotts vs. Martin - 7pm
Sturgis vs. Harper Creek (Harper Creek 12-7)
Three Rivers vs. Pennfield (Pennfield 11-7)
Delton vs. Bloomingdale (Delton 8-10)
Galesburg-Augusta vs. Hartford (Galesburg-Augusta 4-14)
Gull Lake vs. Mattawan (Gull Lake 2-16)
Marshall vs. Parma Western (Marshall 15-3)