Boys sectionals to begin today

Area boys sectional tournament action will get underway today with a pair of games on tap.

In Class A, Region II, Section 1 action, Tygarts Valley will host Union and Harman will entertain South Harrison.

Both games will begin at 6 p.m.

The Bulldogs enter postseason play with a 9-11 record. They lost a 64-48 decision at Moorefield on Thursday.

Tygarts Valley defeated the Tigers in their lone regular-season meeting, 72-47, Dec. 20 in Mount Storm.

Union is 6-16 on the campaign.

Harman, meanwhile, is 9-4 on the season. The Panthers own a 57-43 victory over the Hawks in regular-season action.

The Panthers defeated Union, 51-38, in their last game.

While the boys are begging sectional play, the Pocahontas County and Pendleton County girls will square off for the Class A,?Region II, Section 2 championship at 1 p.m. today at Petersburg High School.

The Warriors (14-7) have captured 12 straight sectional crowns. They defeted East Hardy to advance, while the Wildcats (10-11) earned a victory over Moorefield on Tuesday to move on.