BOONE - The Iowa High School Athletic Association has released the Boys District Basketball Tournament pairings for Classes 1A and 2A.
Here are the games involving the teams in the Chronicle Times' coverage area:
In Class 1A, River Valley will play Akron-Westfield at 7 p.m. on Thursday, Feb. 17 in first-round action at Akron-Westfield. The winner of that game will meet the winner of the game between Woodbury Central and the winner of the "play-in" game between Whiting and Siouxland Community Christian on Tuesday, February 22.
Marcus-Meriden-Cleghorn plays Remsen-Union at 7 p.m. on Feb. 17 at the Remsen-Union gym, and the winner will meet the winner of the Kingsley-Pierson/Remsen St. Mary's game on Tuesday, Feb. 22.
In District 1 of Class 2A, Ridge View will meet Westwood on Monday, Feb. 14 at Sloan, and Cherokee plays Orange City Unity Christian at Orange City the same evening in the other bracket.
The winner of Monday's Ridge View game will play on Thursday, Feb. 17 against the winner of the Lawton-Bronson/Maple Valley/Anthon-Oto contest, and the winner of Monday's Cherokee game will play on Thursday against the winner of the Sioux Center/Hinton game.
South O'Brien is in District 2, and they will host Okoboji at Paullina on Feb. 14, with the winner going on to meet the Hartley-Melvin-Sanborn/Sibley-Ocheyedan winner on Thursday. Hull Western Christian, Rock Valley, West Lyon and Sheldon make up the other bracket in that District.
Alta-Aurelia is in District 3, and the Warriors will take on Odebolt-Arthur/Battle Creek-Ida Grove at Ida Grove on Monday Feb. 14. The winner will play the Manson-Northwest Webster/East Sac County winner on Thursday Feb. 17. Teams in the other bracket for that District include Emmetsburg, Estherville-Lincoln Central, Pocahontas Area/Pomeroy-Palmer, and Sioux Central.