The brackets for the Boys Regional tournaments are set.
Hampton and Unaka will open the Region 1-A tournament on Saturday night with the Bulldogs hosting a quarterfinal while the Rangers will be hitting the road.
While the quarterfinals are at the higher seed, the semifinals and finals will be held at West Ridge High School.
For the girls’ brackets, click here.
Teams must advance to the Region 1-A Championship game to qualify for the sectionals.
The Bulldogs earned the No. 2 seed from District 1 after advancing to the District 1-A Championship game. Hampton will host the No. 3 seed from District 2-A Hancock County in the quarterfinals.
The winner of the Hampton/Hancock County match-up will take on the winner of the quarterfinal between District 2-A No. 1 Jellico and District 1-A No. 4 North Greene.
That semifinal will take place at 7:45p on Tuesday, Feb. 28.
Unaka will enter the tournament as the No. 3 seed from District 1-A after rallying to win the consolation game. The Rangers will travel to District 2-No. 2 Cosby for Saturday’s quarterfinals.
The winner of the Unaka/Cosby matchup will take on the winner of the District 1-A No. 1 University School and District 2-A No. 4 Washburn in the first semifinal on Tuesday at 6p.
The Championship game is slated for Thursday, March 2 at 7p.
Saturday, Feb. 25 (higher seed hosts)
Game 1: D1-No. 1 University High vs. D2-No. 4 Washburn
Game 2: D2-No. 2 Cosby vs. D1-No. 3 Unaka
Game 3: D2-No. 1 Jellico vs. D1-No. 4 North Greene
Game 4: D1-No. 2 Hampton vs. D2-No. 3 Hancock County
Tuesday, Feb. 28 (at West Ridge)
Semifinal No. 1: Winner of Game 1 vs. Winner of Game 2, 6p
Semifinal No. 2: Winner of Game 3 vs. Winner of Game 4, 7:45p
Thursday, March 2 (at West Ridge)
Championship: Winner of Semifinal 1 and Winner of Semifinal 2, 7p