Springfield gets second seed at Salem

SALEM – Winning the Inter-Tri County League upper tier wasn’t enough for Springfield to garner top seed honors at the Div. III sectional-district tournament draw on Sunday at Salem High School.

The Tigers earned the second seed behind Campbell Memorial, while Lisbon grabbed the third seed and Canton Central Catholic the fourth seed.

The opening round is set for 7 p.m. on Feb. 25 with games at the higher seed. The sectional finals are set for 7 p.m. on Feb. 28 at the higher seed.

District semifinals will be held at 7 p.m. on March 3 and 4 at Salem High School. The district final will be held at 7 p.m. on March 7 at Salem High School.

SEEDS: 1. Campbell, 2. Springfield, 3. Lisbon, 4. Canton Central Catholic, 5. Southern Local, 6. Crestview, 7. Columbiana, 8. Waterloo, 9. Manchester, 10. Jackson-Milton, 11. East Palestine, 12. South Range, 13. United Local.


Tuesday, Feb. 25

(all games at 7 p.m.)

East Palestine at Jackson-Milton

South Range at Akron Manchester

Waterloo at Columbiana

United at Lisbon

Crestview at Southern

Friday, Feb. 28

(all games at 7 p.m. at higher seed unless noted)

East Palestine-Jackson-Milton winner at Campbell

South Range-Manchester winner at Canton Central

Columbiana-Waterloo winner at Springfield

Lisbon-United winner vs. Southern-Crestview winner


at Salem High School

Monday, March 3

Campbell-Jackson-Milton-East Palestine winner vs. Manchester-South Range-Canton Central winner, 7 p.m.

Tuesday, March 4

Columbiana-Waterloo-Springfield winner vs. Lisbon-United-Southern-Crestview winner, 7 p.m.

Friday, March 7

District final, 7 p.m.