The featured teams for our next broadcast of high school basketball will be determined tonight at Tina-Avalon High School; who is once again hosting the annual CLAA Conference Tournament. Tonight’s first semi-final just underway at 4:30 pits Hardin-Central against the Lady Wildcats from Southwest of Ludlow. Lady Wildcat Coach Brian Upton knows his squad is in for a serious battle.
Hardin Central Coach Kenny Layman says no matter the outcome tonight they’re next game could be just as tough or tougher.
In the other girls semi-final at 7 o’clock; Coach Tony Fairchild and his Meadville Lady Eagles take on the Sara Gilliand led Hale Lady Cardinals for the fourth time this season. The first boys semi-final tonight is at 5:45 and has the second seeded Meadville Eagles taking on the surprising sixth seeded Northwestern Eagles and the Nightcap game features the top seeded Tina-Avalon boys doing battel with the Hale Cardinals at 8:15.
Our broadcast of the Championship games on Saturday night will get underway just before 7:30. Nathan Stuedle and yours truly will bring you the call.