The quest for the 2015 Ohio High School Athletic Association boys basketball championship begins with the sectionals on Feb. 23 for schools in the local area.
In the Div. IV Willard High School District, No. 13 seed Crestline (1-18) will play top-seeded Sandusky St. Mary (18-1) at at Sandusky High School 6:15 p.m. Feb. 23 No. 5 seed Buckeye Central (12-6) will play No. 8 seed Norwalk St. Paul at Lexington High School 6:15 p.m. Feb. 24. No. 6 seed Wynford (12-6) will play Mansfield Christian at Lexington High School at 8 p.m. Feb. 24. No. 3 seed Colonel Crawford will play either No. 10 seed Plymouth or No. 4 seed South Central at Sandusky High School 8 p.m. Feb. 26.
In Div. III Norwalk High School District, Galion (11-8) is seeded second. The Tigers will play either No. 8 seed Cleark Fork or No. 7 seed Margaretta at Shelby High School 6:15 p.m. on Feb. 26. No. 10 seed Bucyrus will play top-seeded Milan Edison at Monroeville High School 8 p.m. Feb. 26.
In Div. III Columbus I District, No. 12 seed Northmor (6-11) will play host No. 2 seed Grandview Heights 7 p.m. Feb. 24.
The districts will start on Feb. 29, followed by the regionals that start on March 7. The state tournament will start on March 17.
Reach Klein at 419-468-1117, ext. 2048 or on Twitter at @brandoneklein.