OSAA Class 4A basketball playoffs tip off

Sky-Em League top-seed Marshfield will host Gladstone and No. 2 seed Marist Catholic will visit Baker in the first round of the Oregon School Activities Association Class 4A boys basketball championships.

All eight first-round games are scheduled for this coming Friday.

All four home teams won play-in games Friday to complete the 16-team field.

In the OSAA 4A girls playoffs, Junction City of the Sky-Em League beat Gladstone, 54-42, in a play-in game Friday.

The Sky-Em League's fourth team, Cottage Grove, lost to visiting Valley Catholic in a play-in game Saturday, 57-37.

All eight first-round games for the girls are scheduled for Saturday, with top seed Marshfield at home against the No. 16 seed, which will be determined by the four play-in games.

The Sky-Em League's No. 2 seed, Marist Catholic, is scheduled to play at Astoria.

Quarterfinal, semifinal and championship games are March 7-9 in Forest Grove.

Play-in games
Friday, Feb. 22
at Newport 58, Sweet Home 49
at Sisters 48, Klamath Union 42
at Philomath 59, La Grande 44
at Valley Catholic 68, Cascade 63, 3 OTs
First round
Friday, March 1
Newport (16) at Banks (1)
Sisters (15) at Seaside (2)
McLoughlin (14) at Stayton (3)
Mazama (13) at Woodburn (4)
Gladstone (12) at Marshfield (5)
Philomath (11) at Henley (6)
Valley Catholic (10) at North Marion (7)
Marist Catholic (9) at Baker (8)

Play-in games
Friday, Feb. 22
at Junction City 54, Gladstone 42
Seaside 41, at Molalla 31
Saturday, Feb. 23
at Newport 59, North Valley 48
Valley Catholic 57, at Cottage Grove 37
First round
Saturday, March 2
Valley Catholic (16) at Marshfield (1)
Seaside (15) at Baker (2)
La Grande (14) at Banks (3)
Henley (13) at North Marion (4)
Newport (12) at Hidden Valley (5)
Madras (11) at Philomath (6)
Junction City (10) at Stayton (7)
Marist Catholic (9) at Astoria (8)


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