Five teams in the Village News coverage area qualified for the Central Region tournament this year, including the L.C. Bird boys and girls, the Matoaca boys and girls, and the Meadowbrook girls.
Central Region Tournament Results:
No.2 Bird 50, No. 1 Highland Springs 67 (lost in finals)
No.2 Bird 54, No.1 Meadowbrook 41
No.2 Bird 55, No.1 Mills Godwin 37
No.2 Bird 64, No.3 Varina 51
The Lady Skyhawks will open the state tournament on the road at Old Dominion University against Eastern Region champion Princess Anne this Friday at 7 p.m.
No.1 Henrico 67, No.1 Bird 32 (lost in region semi-finals)
No.1 Bird 78, No.2 Freeman 70
No.1 Bird 95, No.4 Hanover 65
No.1 Meadowbrook 41, No.2 Bird 54 (lost in region semi-finals)
No.1 Meadowbrook 56, No.2 Glen Allen 48
No.1 Meadowbrook 74, No.4 Hermitage 15
No.2 Armstrong 73, No.1 Matoaca 66 (lost in region quarterfinals)
No.1 Matoaca 68, No.4 Hermitage 64
No.4 Matoaca 27, No.1 Mills Godwin 70 (lost in region first round)