Prep sectionals will begin today for girls

While the boys still have a week remaining in the regular season, postseason action for the girls will begin today.

In Class AA, Region II, Section 2 play, Philip Barbour will travel to Lincoln, while Harman will visit Union in Class A, Region II, Section 2 play.

Both games have 7 p.m. starting times.

The Philip Barbour-Lincoln winner travels to Robert C. Byrd on Wednesday, while the Harman-Union victor meets Tucker County at 6 p.m. at Alderson-Broaddus College in Philippi.

On Tuesday, Elkins will entertain Buckhannon-Upshur for a Class AAA, Region II, Section 2 matchup.

Lewis County, meanwhile travels to Hampshire in the other half of the section.

The winners will meet Thursday at the highest remaining seed for the sectional championship.

Tygarts Valley will begin sectional play at 7:30 p.m. Wednesday at A-B against the winner of today’s Notre Dame vs. South Harrison matchup.

The title game for the Class A, Region II, Section 2 tournament will be held Friday at A-B.

Pocahontas County will begin sectional tournament action Thursday at home. The Lady Warriors will face either Paw Paw or East Hardy.

The girls state tourney will be held March 6-9 at the Charleston Civic Center.