Pairings set for boys hoops tourney

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The boys sectional tournament pairings for the Southwest District were announced Sunday after the draw meetings.

In the Division II sectional tournament at Springfield High School, Bellefontaine found itself with the seventh seed and will play sixth-seeded Springfield Shawnee at 4 p.m. Saturday, Feb. 24, at 4 p.m.

Also in Division II, Benjamin Logan was matched up with Dayton Meadowdale for a firstround game Friday, Feb. 23, at 6 p.m. at Springfield.

Indian Lake and West Liberty-Salem will compete in the Division III sectional at Northmont.

The Lakers will play fifthseeded Troy Christian on Saturday, Feb. 2, at 6 p.m.

WL-Salem will open tourney action Friday, Feb. 23, at 6 p.m. at Northmont.

Representing the area in the Division IV sectional at Piqua will be Triad and Riverside.

The Cardinals open against Friday, Feb. 23, at 8:30 p.m. against Fairlawn.

The Pirates battle Botkins at 7 p.m. on Saturday, Feb. 24.