Today begins a busy week on the hardwood as both the girl’s and boy’s hoops teams will host opening round playoff games and hope to play on at home.
The Lady Wildcats finished as Region Champions with a record of 21-4. They begin play on Tuesday evening at 7:00 PM when they host the Lady Knights of West Florence (8-15). With a win, the Cats would advance to Round 2 of the 5A playoffs on Friday, also at home against either Wando (13-10) or Summerville (16-9).
Other 1st round games involving Region 5 teams: South Florence at Dutch Fork, White Knoll at Carolina Forest
For the first time in school history, the Wildcat boys finished their regular season with a perfect 26-0 record and like the ladies, they too are Region 5 champions. Playoff action begins at Lexington on Wednesday evening at 7:00 against South Florence (10-11). A Wildcat win would keep them on their home floor for a Saturday matchup against either Goose Creek (15-10) or Fort Dorchester (11-12).
Region 5 teams also in the post-season: Socastee at River Bluff, Dutch Fork at West Florence