Playoffs begin for six local teams

Published 12:13 am Friday, February 15, 2013

The playoff brackets for girls and boys basketball were released Thursday, and several local teams made the cut.

Bi-district games will be played by Monday (girls) and Tuesday (boys).

Boys teams advancing to the playoffs:

• Class 3A – Bogalusa, seeded 8th, will host 25th seeded West Feliciana

• Class 1A – Varnado, seeded 24th, will travel to 9th-seeded East Iberville

Girls teams advancing to the playoffs:

• Class 4A – Franklinton, seeded 15th, will host 18th seeded Northside

• Class 3A – Bogalusa, seeded 29th, will travel to 4th-seeded Notre Dame

• Class 2A – Pine, seeded 18th, will travel to 15th seeded Homer

• Class 1A – Mt. Hermon, seeded 13th, will host 20th seeded Ouachita Christian.