Five area boys, seven girls teams open hoops postseason today
There are 11 section playoff basketball games today involving five boys teams and seven girls teams from the area.
In the only game that features two area teams is New London-Spicer hosting Paynesville in the opening round of the Section 6AA-East girls playoffs.
In the 6AA-West bracket, Benson hosts Osakis, Morris/Chokio-Alberta hosts Long Prairie-Grey Eagle and Minnewaska is at West Central. In other girls games, Hancock hosts Ashby in the South half of Section 6A and Litchfield is at Rockford in the South half of Section 5AA.
In boys action, Atwater-Cosmos-Grove City is at Le Center and Buffalo Lake-Hector is at Sleepy Eye St. Mary's in the North half of Section 2A, while in the North half of Section 3A Central Minnesota Christian hosts Lincoln HI, Kerkhoven-Murdock-Sunburg hosts Lakeview and Renville County West is at Wabasso.