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Pella, Knoxville Girls to Play in Same Postseason Bracket

Posted: Thursday, February 1st, 2018 at 6:00 am
Author: KNIA/KRLS Sports - Andrew Schneider

Pella and Knoxville may play again on the girls basketball court, this time with a chance to advance to the Regional Final on the line.

The Iowa High School Girls Athletic Union released the Class 4A and 5A postseason brackets Wednesday. Knoxville will host Oskaloosa on Wednesday, February 14th at 7 p.m. The winner will travel to Pella on February 17th at a special start time at 8 p.m. in the Region 6 semifinals, as the Lady Dutch earned the first round bye.

In Class 1A, 2A, and 3A: Pella Christian earned a bye in 2A Region 2, and will begin the playoffs by hosting the winner of East Marshall and Belle Plaine on Tuesday, February 13th. Pleasantville hosts Colfax-Mingo on Saturday, February 10th in the opening round in Region Six. In Class 3A Region 7, the PCM Mustangs will travel to South Tama on Saturday the 10th.

Melcher-Dallas and Twin Cedars both start the 1A postseason in one week on February 8th — with the Saints traveling to Liberty Center to face Southeast Warren and Twin Cedars heading to BGM in Brooklyn. All girls playoff basketball games start at 7 p.m. on their respective dates, unless noted.

KNIA/KRLS will follow our area teams as they try to make it to the State Tournament at Wells Fargo Arena. Listen for live play-by-play of the Lady Dutch, Panthers, Eagles, Mustangs, and Trojans on our station’s networks, as well as KNIAKRLS.com and the free mobile apps.