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Big 8 WIAA Playoff Bracket Set

Feb 18, 2013 -- 11:43am


First Round Playoff Action in the Big 8 Conference

By: Tyler Zavadsky    Twitter: @TylerZonESPN




     The brackets have been released for the WIAA State Basketball Tournament and the games involving Big 8 teams are as follows. All Big 8 teams are seeded in the SECTIONAL #3 bracket of the tournament. I have named the first bracket in SECTIONAL #3 “North” and the second bracket “South” for clarity. Big 8 teams are featured in bold. 


Tuesday, February 19: 

     *North:  #8 Verona Wildcats vs. #9 Oconomowoc Raccoons 

     -Game hosted at Verona Area High School


     *South:  #8 Kenosha Bradford Red Devils vs. #9 Janesville Parker Vikings

     -Game hosted at Kenosha Bradford High School 



Friday, February 22:


     #1 Sun Prairie Cardinals vs. *Winner of Verona vs. Ocnomowoc*

      -Game hosted at Sun Prairie High School


     #5 Madison West Regents vs. #4 Middleton Cardinals

      -Game hosted at Middleton High School


     #6 Watertown Goslings vs. #3 Madison La Follette Lancers

      -Game hosted at Madison La Follette High School


     #7 Madison East Purgolders vs. #2 Madison Memorial Spartans

      -Game hosted at Madison Memorial High School



     #1 Mukwonago Indians vs. *Winner of Kenosha Bradford vs. Janesville Parker*

      -Game hosted at Mukwonago High School


     #5 Beloit Memorial Purple Knights vs. #4 Kenosha Tremper Trojans

      -Game hosted at Kenosha Tremper High School


     #6 Badger Badgers vs. #3 Janesville Craig Cougars

      -Game hosted at Janesville Craig High School


     #7 Muskego Warriors vs. #2 Burlington Demons

      -Game hosted at Burlington High School


    * -The second round of regionals will be hosted on Saturday, February 23 at the highest ranking teams home gym. Example: If Sun Prairie wins on Friday, Feb. 22, they will host on Saturday, Feb. 23 against the winner of Madison West and Middleton.


    * -The sectional games for SECTIONAL #3 will be hosted at Watertown High School for the “North” bracket and at Burlington High School for the “South” bracket of SECTIONAL #3 on Thursday, February 28.


    * -The Sectional Final will be hosted at Sun Prairie High School on Saturday, March 2 and will feature the winner of the “North” bracket vs. the winner of the “South” bracket. 


    * -The WIAA State Tournament Semifinals will be held on Friday, March 8 and will feature the winner of the SECTIONAL #3 vs. the winner of SECTIONAL #4.


    * -The WIAA State Tournament Championship Game will be held on Saturday, March 9 and will feature the winner of the SECTIONAL #1 vs. SECTIONAL #2 game vs. the winner of the SECTIONAL #3 vs. SECTIONAL #4 game.


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