The 5A Girls State Basketball Tournament opens up today in Corvallis on campus at Oregon State at Gill Coliseum, and the IMC Champion and 6th ranked Bend Lady Lava Bears take on #3 Central this evening at 630.
Both teams are 21-and-4 on the season, and you can hear the streaming audio broadcast from the OSAA network online at ‘OSAA dot Org.’
The winner meets the winner of Crater and #2 La Salle in the Semifinals on Thursday afternoon.
Tomorrow night…the Mt. View boy’s face 3rd rated Thurston in the opening round of the 5A boy’s side of the Tournament, also at OSU. The IMC Champion Cougars lost to Thurston in the preseason last December,
The 5A Tournament runs through Friday while the 4A Tournament tips off Thursday at 130 in Forest Grove with the boy’s team from Sisters tangling with top-ranked Banks.