Versailles boys basketball team earns top seed in OHSAA tournament


By Kyle Shaner - kshaner@aimmedianetwork.com



Versailles’ Justin Ahrens drives toward the basket for a layup during a Midwest Athletic Conference boys basketball game against St. Henry on Friday in Versailles.

Versailles’ Justin Ahrens drives toward the basket for a layup during a Midwest Athletic Conference boys basketball game against St. Henry on Friday in Versailles.


Kyle Shaner|The Daily Advocate

DARKE COUNTY – The Versailles boys basketball team earned the top seed in the Division III Dayton sectional in the Ohio High School Athletic Association tournament.

Versailles (19-1) is the top seed in its sectional and will play 19th seeded Milton-Union (2-17) at 7:30 p.m. Feb. 24 at Northmont in the first round of the tournament.

Greenville (13-6) earned the ninth seed in the Division I Dayton sectional and will play fourth seeded Sidney (16-4) at 8 p.m. Feb. 25 at Trotwood.

Franklin Monroe (15-6) earned the sixth seed in the Division III Dayton sectional and will play seventh seeded Preble Shawnee (14-6) at 6:30 p.m. Feb. 25 at Vandalia-Butler.

Arcanum (7-13) earned the 17th seed in the Division III Dayton sectional and will play 15th seeded National Trail (9-12) at 5 p.m. Feb. 25 at Vandalia-Butler.

Bradford (2-18) earned the 13th seed in the Division IV Piqua sectional and will play second seeded Fairlawn (17-3) at 5:30 p.m. Feb. 24 at Piqua.

Mississinawa Valley (7-13) earned the 10th seed in the Division IV Piqua sectional and will play fourth seeded Jackson Center (13-6) at 7 p.m. Feb. 24 at Piqua.

Ansonia (12-9) earned the sixth seed in the Division IV Piqua sectional and will play fifth seeded Covington (10-9) at 8:30 p.m. Feb. 24 at Piqua.

Tri-Village (13-6) earned the second seed in the Division IV Troy sectional and will play 12th seeded Emmanuel Christian (4-15) at 11 a.m. Feb. 25 at Troy.

For complete brackets from the OHSAA boys basketball tournament, visit the OHSAA’s website at ohsaa.org or visit the Southwest District’s website at swdab.org.

Versailles’ Justin Ahrens drives toward the basket for a layup during a Midwest Athletic Conference boys basketball game against St. Henry on Friday in Versailles.
http://aimmedianetwork.com/wp-content/uploads/sites/34/2017/02/web1_Justin-Ahrens-WEB.jpgVersailles’ Justin Ahrens drives toward the basket for a layup during a Midwest Athletic Conference boys basketball game against St. Henry on Friday in Versailles. Kyle Shaner|The Daily Advocate

By Kyle Shaner

kshaner@aimmedianetwork.com

Kyle Shaner may be reached at 937-569-4316. Follow me on Twitter @KShanerAdvocate or get updates on Facebook by searching Darke County Sports or Advocate 360. For more features online go to dailyadvocate.com.

Kyle Shaner may be reached at 937-569-4316. Follow me on Twitter @KShanerAdvocate or get updates on Facebook by searching Darke County Sports or Advocate 360. For more features online go to dailyadvocate.com.

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