Wednesday, February 29, 2012
Follow along with Patch as the Oliver Ames girls' basketball team takes on Fontbonne Academy in the first round of the South Sectionals
The Oliver Ames girls' basketball team is looking to make a run at another state title. And, it begins tonight. Follow along with Patch as we give you live updates for the game. The Tigers, ranked fourth in the South Sectional Tournament, will look to fend off the 13th-ranked Fontbonne Academy team. If you have questions or comments, feel free to add them. We want to hear from you!
Friday, February 24, 2012
Boys will play Tuesday at Somerset Berkley and the girls will play Wednesday at home against Fontbonne
The Oliver Ames boys' and girls' basketball teams received the news they've been waiting for Friday when the pairings for the South Sectional Tournament were announced. The boys earned a 9 seed and the girls earned a 4 seed. The No. 9 boys will begin their tournament run Tuesday night. The Tigers will travel to No. 8 Berkley-Somerset, who went 12-8 on the year and placed third in the Eastern Athletic Conference. A win would mean a shot at the No. 1 seed: Falmouth. The good news? Falmouth is coming off a loss to 3-10 Sharon, who the Tigers beat twice this year. OA has had an up and down season. The Tigers finished the year with a 12-8 record; good enough for second in the Davenport Division of the Hockomock League. Playing in a difficult …