The Girls are to Regionals and the Boys are to the Districts. Although the Pirate Boys left the tournament road at the Bryan Sectional Finals and the Girls at the Bryan Sectional Semi finals there is still basketball left in Putnam County.
Girls Tournament Recap (all are Division IV expect Columbus Grove and Ottawa Glandorf)
Fort Jennings (loss to Ottoville) at Van Wert
Miller City (loss to Delphos Jefferson) at Van Wert.
Continental (loss to Wayne Trace) at Bryan.
Pandora Gilboa (loss to Leipsic) at Ottawa-Glandorf . Pandora won their Sectional Semifinal game against North Baltimore
Columbus Grove (loss to Coldwater in OT) at Wapakoneta
Leipsic (loss to Kalida) at Lima Senior. Leipsic defeated Pandora in Sectional Final
Kalida (loss to Ottoville) at Lima Senior. Kalida (PCL League Champs) defeated Van Buren, Delphos St. Johns and Leipsic to get to District Finals.
Advancing to Regional
Ottoville defeated Fort Jennings, Lincolnview, State Ranked #7 Crestview, and Kalida to make it to Regionals. On Thursday March 12 at 6:15 Ottoville will play New Riegel at Elida. Fostoria St. Wendlin and Pettisville will play in the 8 pm game.
Ottawa Glandorf defeated Elmwood, Coldwater, and Liberty Benton to make it to Regionals. On Tuesday March 10 at 6:00 Ottawa Glandorf will play Archbold at Ohio Northern. Oak Harbor will play North Union in the other side of the bracket at Lexington.
Boys Tournament Recap (all are Division IV except Ottawa Glandorf)
Fort Jennings (loss to Leipsic) at Van Wert
Pandora Gilboa (loss to Lincolnview) at Van Wert
PCL Champ Kalida (loss to McComb) at Ottawa Glandorf
Continental (loss to Edgerton) at Bryan. Continental defeated Ayersville in Sectional Semifinals.
Ottoville (loss to Miller City OT) at Ottawa Glandorf. Ottoville defeated Temple Christian in Sectional Semifinals.
Advancing to Districts
Miller City defeated Ottoville.
Columbus Grove defeated McComb. Miller City will play Columbus Grove at Elida on Tuesday March 10 at 8:00.
Leipsic defeated Fort Jennings and Crestview. Leipsic plays Delphos St Johns at Elida on Tuesday March 10 at 6:15.
Ottawa Glandorf defeated Evergreen. Ottawa Glandorf will play Paulding at Anthony Wayne on Thursday March 12 at 6:15.
–Mike Jones, Sportswriter