The 38th Ohio High School Girls Basketball State Tournament tips off Thursday at Ohio State’s Schottenstein Center. Here’s who is playing who when and an early look at Ohio’s 16 remaining teams…
Ohio HS Girls Basketball State Tournament
Thursday, March 14 – Semifinals
1:00 p.m. – Division III: Columbus Africentric (21-5) vs Beverly Fort Frye (25-3)
3:00 p.m. – Division III: Orrville (26-2) vs Anna (24-4)
6:00 p.m. – Division II: Shaker Heights Hathaway Brown (20-6) vs Clyde (27-0)
8:00 p.m. – Division II: Dayton Chaminade Julienne (19-9) vs Millersburg West Holmes (27-1)
Friday, March 15 – Semifinals
1:00 p.m. – Division IV: Reedsville Eastern (23-4) vs Berlin Hiland (25-3)
3:00 p.m. – Division IV: Ottoville (27-0) vs Fort Loramie (25-3)
6:00 p.m. – Division I: Twinsburg (28-0) vs Lewis Center Olentangy Orange (25-2)
8:00 p.m. – Division I: Kettering Fairmont (25-1) vs Toledo Notre Dame (25-3)
Saturday, March 16 – Finals
10:45 a.m. – Division III
2:00 p.m. – Division II
5:15 p.m. – Division IV
8:30 p.m. – Division I
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*Twinsburg is going for its third straight D-I state title.
*Fairmont is in the its fourth straight D-I state tournament.
*Twinsburg and Fairmont could meet in the D-I state final for the third year in a row.
*Toledo Notre Dame and Fairmont are facing each other for the second straight season in the D-I semifinals
*Olentangy Orange is making it’s first satte tournament appearance.
*Hathaway Brown is going for its fifth straight D-II title and looking to play in its seventh straight D-II final
*Clyde is making its second D-II state tournament appearance in three years.
*Chaminade Julienne is in the state tournament for the seventh time but for the first time since 2005.
*West Holmes is also making its seventh state tournament appearance and second straight. The Knights were runner-up last year.
*Hathaway Brown and West Holmes could meet in the D-II state final for the second straight year.
*Anna is making its third straight appearance in the state tournament (and fifth overall).
*Anna and Africentric could meet in the D-III final for the second straight year.
*Orrville is making its third state tournament appearance and first since 1993.
*Fort Frye is making its first state tournament appearance.
*Reedsville Eastern is making its first state tournament appearance.
*Berlin Hiland is making its 13th state tournament appearance and eight in 10 years.
*Ottoville is making its fifth state tournament appearance and first since 2007.
*Fort Loramie is making its seventh state tournament appearance and third in four years.