A few area boys basketball teams hit the court for opening round games in the Division IV sectional Friday night.
At Piqua, Number 3 seed Fairlawn handled Ansonia 72-47.
The Jets will play fourth-seeded Ft. Loramie Tuesday night at six o'clock.
Number 2 seed Botkins beat Russia 47-35.
The Trojans will battle Mechanicsburg Tuesday at 7:30 p.m.
At Troy, second-seeded Troy Christian blitzed Springfield Catholic 78-45.
The Eagles will take on Dayton Jefferson Tuesday at 8 p.m.
Calvary Christian fell to Bowling Green Academy in overtime Thursday night.
The loss drops the Spartans out of the ICSO conference tournament. They finish the season 11-5.
The graduating 8th-graders are Parker Grothaus (pictured), Josiah Kratz, and Clayton Slemmons.