February 10, 2012
On opening night of the Jefferson District tournament, all higher seeds advanced to the second round of playoffs. For the boys, No. 3 seed Western Albemarle defeated No. 6 Powhatan 53-31 and will advance to meet No. 2 Monticello in the semifinals. Charlottesville cruised past No. 5 Louisa in the other quarterfinal, 88-48. The No. 4 Knights meet top-ranked Fluvanna Wednesday February 15. Both games are at Western Albemarle.
The Warrior girls, the three seed, ousted No. 6 Fluvanna 35-19 to set up a date with No. 2 Monticello. Fourth-ranked Charlottesville edged Louisa 48-40 and will meet No. 1 Powhatan. The girls games will be played Tuesday February 14 at WAHS.
In the Bull Run District boys action, No. 2 William Monroe boys cruised past No. 7 Central 72-52 to set up a third meeting this season with rival Madison, the No. 3 seed in the tournament. In the other semifinal, top seed and host George Mason advanced with a 82-30 win over Rappahannock and will next meet No. 4 Clarke County. Both games are set for February 14.
For the Bull Run girls, No. 2 Monroe downed No. 7 Manassas Park 55-30 to advance to the semis opposite No. 3 Central. Top seed George Mason defeated No. 6 Rappahannock 59-16. The semifinals will be hosted by Mason on February 15.
In the Commonwealth District tournament, the Albemarle boys were ousted on opening night by Brooke Point 48-34.
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Western Albemarle 53, Powhatan 31
Charlottesville 88, Louisa 48
William Monroe 72, Central 52
George Mason 82, Rappahannock County 30
Brooke Point 48, Albemarle 34
Buckingham 83, Bluestone 68
St. Christopher's 65, St. Annes-Belfield 51
Trinity Episcopal 60, Fork Union Prep 39
Western Albemarle 35, Fluvanna 19
Charlottesville 48, Louisa 40
William Monroe 55, Manassas Park 30
George Mason 59, Rappahannock County 16
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