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District 16 Girls Basketball Tournament Preview

The North Dakota Class B District 16 Tournament Bracket has been finalized (see below).

The tournament will be held in Stanley on February 8th, 9th, and 10th.

Here is a quick preview of the first round:

#1 Stanley 

vs.

Bye

Quick hits: The Blue Jays ran through the District 16 regular season with an unblemished record (Divide County beat Stanley in the Tioga Tournament)….The Blue Jays feature the District’s top player (Abby Iverson), she is a virtual lock to win the District 16 Senior Athlete of the Year Award….The Blue Jays feature a young supporting cast led by sophomore Taylor Dean….Stanley also features two 6’0+ posts in Logan Lapica (Fr.) and Jossi Meyer (So.)….Hannah Sorenson (jr.) has been impressive for the Blue Jays down the stretch…Multi-sport athlete Hayley Schmidt rounds out the starting five for Stanley

 

#4 Kenmare

vs. 4:30pm

#5 Tioga

Quick hits: Kenmare won the only meeting between the two teams 54-26…The Pirates continued their turnaround this season, they finished with their best regular season in recent memory

 

#2 Divide County

vs. 6:00pm

#7 Ray

Quick hits: Divide County won both meetings with Ray this season…The Maroons are currently on a 7 game winning streak…They are also the only team in the district to beat the Blue Jays….Divide County Junior Lauryn Heidi is the real deal…The Maroons will be a tough out

 

#3 Burke County

vs. 7:30pm

#6 Powers Lake

Quick Hits: Burke County won 2 of the 3 meetings between the teams this season…The Ranchers feature one of the top players in the District in Sydney Titus (Sr.)…This will be an intriguing first round match-up

North Dakota District 16 Tournament Bracket (Girls)

 

2018 District 16 Girls Basketball Bracket

2018 North Dakota District 16 Girls Basketball Bracket


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