The Frankfort High boys basketball team will face West Jessamine in the opening round of the Boys 11th Region Tournament Wednesday night while the Lady Panthers will open up with a familiar opponent in Berea on the girls side.
The boys tournament begins Tuesday at Eastern Kentucky University with Henry Clay (23-4) facing Woodford County (10-14) at 6:30 p.m., followed by Berea (6-19) and defending state champion Lexington Catholic (23-7) at 8:15.
Wednesday's first game will be Madison Central (14-11) versus Lafayette (18-8) before FHS (21-9) takes on the Colts (15-11) at 8:15 p.m.
The semifinals are set for Friday night at 6:30 and 8:15 p.m. with the final on Saturday at 7:30 p.m. Admission is $5.
West Jessamine coach Matthew Yates was an assistant under Frankfort coach Scott Chalk for two seasons from 1999-2001.
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