The Pratt Girls Tournament of Champions will be played starting this Thursday Jan. 24th through Saturday the 26th. This year’s tourney should be a good tourney with several storylines of note. Here’s a breakdown of the 1st round matchups.
- St. John/ Hudson(10-0) vs. Wichita North (0-9) 4pm Jan 24th
St. John’s is ranked #1 in this tourney and #3 in in class 1A this season. They have been crushing their opponents so far this season and should compete for the eventual championship.
- Maize South(5-4) vs. Chaparral(4-6) 6 pm Jan 24th
This sets up to be the most competitive matchup as #4 seed Maize South takes on the #5 seed in Chaparral. Maize South is on a two game winning streak coming into the game after wins at Nickerson and Winfield. Look for Maize South to advance to play the #1 seed in St. Johns in the semi finals.
- Wichita South(8-1) vs. Medicine Lodge 2pm Jan 24
Wichita South is the #2 seed in this tourney and also the #2 class 6A ranked team in the country. South brings a wealth of young talent that could dominate everyone else in this tourney. Look for South to bring home the championship trophy.
- Pratt (6-4) vs. Larned(2-9) 8pm Jan 24
The host team in Pratt, #3 seed in this tourney should be able to get a chance at playing Wichita South in the semis. They’ve won three in a row coming into the tourney.