by: Scott McCaulley
Class 1, 2, and 3 Schools in Missouri begin High School State Basketball Tournament Play this week as do all Classifications in Arkansas.
Blue Eye is the only Lakes Area Team to move on to the State Tournament and they will play at Carthage in the Class 2 Girls Sectional on Wednesday against College Heights of Joplin.
In Arkansas, several area schools are in State Tournament Competition this week including the Harrison Lady Goblins, who will play in the 4A State Quarterfinals in Farmington on Friday against either Nashville or Pulaski Academy.
The schedule for other Arkansas Schools in Opening Round Play:
Alpena Girls vs Ouachita 2:30 (1A in Hot Springs)
Eureka Springs Girls vs Bigelow 4:00 (2A in Quitman)
Valley Springs Girls vs Fouke 7:00 (3A in Charleston)
Valley Springs Boys vs Central 8:30 (3A in Charleston)
Izard County Boys vs Bradford 8:30 (1A in Hot Springs)
Kingston Boys vs Bradley 2:30 (1A in Hot Springs)
Mtn View Girls vs Central 4:00 (3A in Charleston)
Rural Special Girls vs Hillcrest 7:00 (1A in Hot Springs)
Flippin Girls vs Des Arc 7:00 (2A in Quitman)
Flippin Boys vs Pangburn 8:30 (2A in Quitman)
Bergman Boys vs Dumas 8:30 (3A in Charleston)
Kingston Girls vs Emerson 4:00 (1A in Hot Springs)
Jasper Boys vs Kirby 5:30 (1A in Hot Springs)