Boys Varsity Basketball · Boys Basketball Tournament Pairings Announced


On Sunday afternoon, the OHSAA and the Northeast District Athletic Board released the tournament pairings for the Division II Boys Basketball tournament in the North Ridgeville District.  Clearview earned the tenth seed overall and will open tournament play at Cloverleaf on Tuesday, February 25.

The seeds are as follows:

  1. Cleveland Central Catholic
  2. Holy Name
  3. Rocky River
  4. East Technical (Cleveland)
  5. Firelands
  6. Keystone
  7. Cloverleaf
  8. Lutheran West
  9. Bay
  10. Clearview
  11. Buckeye
  12. Brookside
  13. John F. Kennedy (Cleveland)

The postseason schedule is as follows:

Sectional Semifinals – 1st Round:

  • Game A:  #9 Bay at #8 Lutheran West — Tuesday, February 25 at 7 p.m.
  • Game B:  #13 John F. Kennedy at #4 East Technical — Tuesday, February 25 at 7 p.m.
  • Game C:  #12 Brookside at #5 Firelands — Tuesday, February 25 at 7 p.m.
  • Game D:  #10 Clearview at #7 Cloverleaf — Tuesday, February 25 at 7 p.m.
  • Game E:  #11 Buckeye at #6 Keystone — Tuesday, February 25 at 7 p.m.

Sectional Championships – 2nd Round:

  • Game F:  Game A winner at #1 Cleveland Central Catholic — Friday, February 28 at 7 p.m.
  • Game G:  Game B winner vs. Game C winner (highest seed hosts) — Friday, February 28 at 7 p.m.
  • Game H:  Game D winner at #2 Holy Name — Friday, February 28 at 7 p.m.
  • Game I:  Game E winner at #3 Rocky River — Friday, February 28 at 7 p.m.

District Semifinals — played at North Ridgeville Academic Center:

  • Game J:  Game F winner vs. Game G winner — Wednesday, March 4 at 7 p.m.
  • Game K:  Game H winner vs. Game I winner — Thursday, March 5 at 7 p.m.

District Championship — played at North Ridgeville Academic Center:

  • Game L:  Game J winner vs. Game K winner — Saturday, March 7 at 4 p.m.
  • The district champion advances to the Bowling Green regional to face the Millbury district champion on Thursday, March 12 at 8 p.m.