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North Dakota Class B Girls Basketball Tournament Preview

Grand Forks – The Watford City Wolves will be the #4 seed in the upcoming North Dakota Class B Basketball Tournament.

The Wolves are 19-6 on the season and they will be facing #5 seed Minot Our Reedemers (Region 6) in the opening round, that game will tip off at 8:15pm on Thursday, March 2nd in Grand Forks.

The Wolves took 2nd place at last years state tournament, they will have a tough road back to the Championship game. A potential meeting with the #1 seed and undefeated North Star Bearcats looms in the semifinals.

The #2 seed Kindred Vikings are also undefeated at 23-0, the Vikings open up with Edgeley/Kulm/Montpelier (Region 3 Champions).

There will be a new champion this year, defending champion Shiloh Christian was beaten by Grant County in the Region 5 Championship game.

See also: Watford City cruises past Parshall for Region 8 Title

North Dakota Class B Girls Basketball Tournament  (March 2nd)

#2 Kindred 

vs. Edgeley/Kulm/Montpelier

Kindred

Record: 23-0

How’d they get here: Beat Tri-State 63-54 in the Region 1 Championship game.

Edgeley/Kulm/Montpelier

Record: 19-6

How’d they get here:Beat Carrington 51-42 in overtime, in the Region 3 Championship game.


#3 Park River/Fordville-Lankin

vs. Grant County

Park River-FL

Record: 23-1

How’d they get here: Beat Thompson 46-31 in the Region 2 Championship game.

Grant County

Record: 21-3

How’d they get here: Beat Shiloh Christian 49-34 in the Region 5 Championship game.


#1 North Star

vs. Glen Ullin/ Hebron

North Star

Record: 24-0

How’d they get here: Beat Harvey/Wells County 45-40 in the Region 4 Championship game.

Glen Ullin/ Hebron

Record: 16-8

How’d they get here: Beat Bowman County 47-42 in Region 7 Championship game.


#4 Watford City

vs. Minot Our Redeemer’s

Watford City

Record: 19-6

How’d they get here: Beat Parshall 61-36 in the Region 8 Championship game.

mackenzie-sparby

Mackenzie Sparby (Photo by Ian Grande)

Minot Our Redeemer’s

Record: 20-5

How’d they get here: Beat Velva/Sawyer 61-54 in overtime, in the Region 6 Championship.


What: North Dakota Class B Girls Basketball Tournament

Where: Alerus Center (Grand Forks)

When: First round tips off at 1pm on Thursday, March 2nd

Full North Dakota Class B Basketball Bracket:

class-b-tournament-bracket


Ian Grande is the Editor of the Stanley Gazette. If you have any comments or concerns please email StanleyGazette@gmail.com

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