Title time: Bucks set for Bridgman
Published 6:01 pm Saturday, March 5, 2005
By By ERIKA PICKLES / Niles Daily Star
NILES - Class B and C District finals will be held tonight in Dowagiac and Bridgman.
Coloma will face St. Joseph for the Class B title at Dowagiac High Union School, which will be a very physical and intense contest.
"We know they are going to try to slow the ball down and we are going to try and control that tempo in our favor and play at our pace. St. Joe is also very good on offense, especially with their screens. So we're going to try and stay discipline on defense and try to get through their screens," Hood added.
Tip-off is set for 7 p.m.
The winner of this game will advance to Regional at the Battle Creek Kellogg Arena March 8-12.
The Comets have a 15-7 overall record heading into the championship game. St. Joseph is 10-11 on the year.
Buchanan and Bridgman face off in the Class C finals at 7:30 p.m. at Bridgman High School. This will also be a very physical and intense game.
The winner of this game will advance to Regional at Watervliet High School March 8-12.
Buchanan enters the final district game with a 20-2 overall record while Bridgman stands at 19-3.
The Bucks and Bees split a pair of Lakeland Conference games during the regular season.
Bridgman won the league championhip while Buchanan finished second.
Both games exciting and can promise a good show. Fans are encouraged to arrive early to get a good seat and avoid the possibilty of a sell out.
Tickets for both games are $5 each and no passes will be accepted.