Class A girls seedings, pairings announced for state tournament
Huntington St. Joseph, the five-time defending state champion, received the top seed Thursday for the Class A state tournament.St. Joe, which is chasing a record sixth straight title, will open with No. 8 Tug Valley at 5:30 p.m. Thursday at the Charleston Civic Center followed by No. 5 Charleston Catholic taking on No. 4 Wheeling Central at 9 p.m. Thursday's early morning session has No. 3 Tucker County facing No. 6 Pocahontas County at 9:30 a.m. followed by No. 2 St. Marys squaring off with No. 7 Fayetteville at 1 p.m. The Tucker-Pocahontas winner will meet the St. Marys-Fayetteville winner at 11:15 a.m. Friday in the semifinals. The other semi pit's the St. Joe-Tug Valley winner versus the Charleston Catholic-Wheeling Central winner at 7:15 p.m. Friday. The championship game is set for 2:30 p.m. Saturday.