Posted On: 03/2/19 2:55 PM
Class 4A/3A/2A Area Upsets
Girls’ basketball in the state of Oklahoma is generating a lot of excitement as we approach the state championships! The area championship takes place from February 28th, 2019 to March 2, 2019.Teams are competing in the second round of playoffs in order to advance to state. The playoffs are double elimination, therefore one loss does not end a chance to move on to the state tournament. On the topic of losses, there has been many thrilling upsets in Oklahoma girls basketball! In two days of Area tournament playoffs there have been15 upsets from class 6A to class A.
Classen SAS Falls to Anadarko
Classen SAS spent the last half of season being ranked #2 with only 1 loss from #1 ranked 6A opponent Putnam City West while Anadarko came in ranked #5 in 4A with only 3 losses for the season. In the second matchup of the season between the two teams, the first game featured #10 Averi Zinn making a half-court shot to send the game into overtime. The second match up was another riveting overtime game! Classen SAS struggled in the 1st quarter by getting outscored 20-9, mainly due to #30 Lexi Foreman having a hot