Bemidji girls basketball team to host Cloquet in quarterfinal Tuesday
The Bemidji girls basketball team was awarded the fourth seed in the Section 7-3A playoffs and will host Cloquet 7 p.m. Tuesday in the quarterfinal.
Tuesday's home game also affected the BHS boys basketball team which is scheduled to entertain Thief River Falls that night. As a consequence of the girls basketball playoff game, the boys game will begin at 5 p.m., varsity only.
Tickets will be sold separately for the boys and girls games.
The boys will be home March 4 against Detroit Lakes in the season finale.
Grand Rapids earned the top seed in the Section 7-3A girls tournament while Hermantown is ranked second and Hibbing third.
If the Lumberjacks win Tuesday they will head to Grand Rapids 7 p.m. Friday. Hibbing will visit Hermantown in Thursday's other semifinals.
Friday's winners will tangle 7 p.m. March 10 at a neutral site and that winner will advance to the state tournament.
Girls Basketball Pairings
Game 1: Cloquet (N. 5) at Bemidji (No. 4), 7 p.m.
Game 2: Game 1 winner at Grand Rapids (No. 1), 7 p.m.
Game 3: Hibbing (No. 3) at Hermantown (No. 2), 7 p.m.
Championship March 10
Game 4: Game 2 winner vs. Game 3 winner, 7 p.m., neutral site