H.S. BASKETBALL | Girls' Basketball Sweet 16 Starts Wednesday

03/06/2018 09:29 AM

The 2018 St. Elizabeth Healthcare / KHSAA Girls’ Sweet 16 State Basketball Tournament begins Wednesday at BB&T Arena in Highland Heights, Ky.

Here is what the schedule looks like on Wednesday (all times ET):

12 p.m. – Johnson Central (20-12) vs. Owensboro Catholic (26-7)
1:30 p.m. – Elizabethtown (33-2) vs. Bowling Green (20-12)
6:30 p.m. – Murray (32-2) vs. Mercer County (32-3)
8 p.m. – George Rogers Clark (26-7) vs. Harlan County (28-2)

Here is what the schedule looks like on Thursday (all times ET):

12 p.m. – Mercy (22-9) vs. Knott County Central (24-9)
1:30 p.m. – Scott County (31-2) vs. DuPont Manual (21-8)
6:30 p.m. – Boyd County (27-4) vs. Webster County (28-6)
8 p.m. – Ryle (28-6) vs. Simon Kenton (20-10)

The quarterfinal round games of the bracket will take place on Friday, with the semifinals being played on Saturday.

The girls’ state championship game will then be played on Sunday at 2 p.m. ET.

Andrew Chernoff

Andrew is a sports anchor and sports managing editor for Spectrum News. He covers sports all across the state of Kentucky for Sports Night, which airs weeknights at 6:30 and 10:30 on Spectrum News. Andrew was a sports anchor and reporter at KFDM/KBTV in Beaumont, Texas for four years before making the move back home to the Midwest. He is originally from Carmel, Indiana and majored in broadcast journalism and political science at Syracuse University.

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