Zavalla, Martinsville, and Many Area Teams Get Ready for Third Round Match Ups
It's regional quarterfinals time in UIL Texas Girls High School Basketball and a number of East Texas teams are taking to the hardwood tonight.
In Class 2A action Central Heights, who was the runner up in District 19, will be taken on the runner up in District 17 - Elysian Fields. This get is set to tip off at 7:30 in Tenaha. The winner will advance to the Regional tournament at SFA.
Also trying to advance to SFA will be the Crockett Lady Bulldogs. The champions of District 19 are set to square off against the champions of District 17 - Tatum Lady Eagles. This game will start at 7:30 tonight at Rusk.
In Class 1A, Division 1, the Zavalla Lady Eagles are set to take on Neches tonight at 6 at Angelina College in Lufkin. Zavalla is the champion of District 23 while Neches won District 21.
In the same division, the undefeated Martinsville Lady Pirates will be facing Evadale tonight at 6 in Huntington. Both Martinsville and Zavalla are trying to earn the right to advance to the regional finals tournament at Tyler Junior College.
In division two, the Chireno Lady Owls will be facing Round Top - Carmine tonight in Splendora. Tip off is set for 7. If Chireno wins, they will face Rocksprings in New Braunfels on Friday.
Also in division two, Leggett, the champs of District 26-A will be fighting for a berth in New Braunfels as they will take on Evant tonight at Franklin at 7 p.m.