Sub-state basketball pairings for the McPherson area teams have been announced.
Inman will be serving as a host for a 2A tournament that also involves area schools Moundridge and Canton-Galva. Pairings:
7 p.m. starts
Peabody (5-14) at Berean (19-1)
Ellinwood (9-11) at Inman (15-5)
Pratt Skyline (6-13) at Herington (16-4)
Canton-Galva (6-14) at Moundridge (15-5)
The semifinals will be played Thursday at Inman, with the finals on Saturday.
Peabody (1-18) at Berean (18-2)
Herington (5-15) at Inman (8-12)
Ellinwood (4-16) at Moundridge (15-5)
Canton-Galva (4-16) at Pratt-Skyline (8-9)
The semifinals are Friday and the finals are Saturday, both at Inman.
Smoky Valley’s teams go to Colby for a 4A event. The Viking boys are the top seed at 16-3 and will be home Monday to take on 1-15 St. John’s Military before playing Thursday in Colby. The Viking girls (7-12) go to Nickerson at 7 p.m. Tuesday, and if they win, they play on Friday in Colby.
Little River’s teams go to Burrton for 1A-I play. The Redskin boys (12-8) host Claflin at 7 p.m. Tuesday before the scene shifts on Friday. The Little River girls (19-1) have a first-round bye and will play on Thursday.
Elyria Christian is in the Emporia 1A-II regional. Both teams -- the 10-9 boys and 7-12 girls -- have drawn first-round byes.