Road trips planned for Salem, West Branch
WARREN – Salem and West Branch will both hit the road for their sectional openers after the Div. II sectional-district tournament draw on Sunday at Warren Harding High School.
The Quakers will travel to Southeast for a 7 p.m. tip on Feb. 26 in their sectional opener, while West Branch will be at Struthers for a game at the same time.
All sectional games are being played at the higher seed this season.
The district games are set for March 5 and 8 at Warren Harding High School which inherited the tournament after longtime host Boardman pulled out in the offseason.
Poland, Canfield, Cardinal Mooney and Ravenna are the top four seeds.
SEEDS: 1. Poland, 2. Canfield, 3. Cardinal Mooney, 4. Ravenna, 5. Southeast, 6. Niles, 7. Salem, 8. Struthers, 9. Hubbard, 10. West Branch, 11. Lakeview, 12. Crestwood.
Wednesday, Feb. 26
(all games at 7 p.m.)
West Branch at Struthers
Salem at Southeast
Hubbard at Niles
Lakeview at Mooney
Saturday, March 1
(All games at 7 p.m.)
Struthers-West Branch winner at Poland
Salem-Southeast winner at Ravenna
Hubbard-Niles winner at Canfield
Lakeview-Mooney winner vs. Crestwood (at higher seed)
at Warren Harding High School
Wednesday, March 5
Poland-Struthers-West Branch winner vs. Ravenna-Southeast-Salem, 7 p.m.
Thursday, March 6
Canfield-Niles-Hubbard winner vs. Crestwood-Mooney-Lakeview winner, 7 p.m.
Saturday, March 8
District final, 7 p.m.