Semifinals Set In Charleston; Class A Boys Punch Tickets
Six more winners advanced to semifinal Friday at the State Girls Basketball Tournament on Thursday.
Class AA quarterfinal round winners were No. 1 Wyoming East, No. 2 Fairmont Senior, No. 4 Sissonville and No. 6 Fairmont Sr.
Class AAA winners were No. 3 South Charleston and No. 4 Huntington High.
Winners on Friday will advance to championship Saturday.
Meanwhile, the final eight slots were claimed for next week's State Boys Basketball Tournament.
Five teams, in fact, did so as the visiting team. Wheeling Central, Charleston Catholic, Williamstown, Greater Beckley Christian and Tucker County will head to Charleston and will be joined by Tug Valley, Notre Dame and Magnolia.
West Virginia was bounced in the Big 12 Tournament by Baylor and now will await their destination in the NCAA Tournament.