The Ignacio Bobcats continue their quest to reach the Class 2A State Basketball Tournament when they host the Regional Championships on Friday and Saturday at Durango High School.
The Ignacio boys (20-1) won the assignment at DHS by winning the San Juan Basin District Tournament on Saturday in Dove Creek. The Bobcats beat rival Telluride
43-36 to claim the San Juan tournament title.
Ignacio will play La Veta
(9-12) at 5:30 p.m. Friday at the DHS gym.
At 8:30 p.m. Friday, Plateau Valley of Collbran (17-3) will play Dayspring Christian of Greeley (13-9) in the other boys regional game at DHS.
The boys regional championship game will be at 2:30 p.m. Saturday. The winner will move on to the final eight and the Class 2A State Tournament in Pueblo.
Telluride (18-3) will play in the boys regional at Adams State College in Alamosa. The Miners will face Rocky Ford in a first-round regional game Friday night.
Durango High School also will host a girls 2A regional on Friday and Saturday with Dolores as the host school.
The Dolores girls (12-7) will play La Veta (18-4) at 4 p.m. Friday. Meeker (16-6) will play Resurrection Christian of Loveland (13-8) at 7 p.m. Friday.
The girls regional championship will be played at 1 p.m. Saturday at DHS.
Dolores defeated Mancos 36-30 on Saturday to win the girls title in the San Juan Basin tournament.
The Mancos girls will travel to Alamosa for their regional assignment. The Mancos girls
(14-8) will play Las Animas
(15-6) at 6:30 p.m. Friday.
The Mancos-Las Animas girls winner will play the winner of Sanford vs. Custer County in Saturday's regional championship game.