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The Monticello Sages boys basketball squad is the number one seed in the Monticello Class 2A Sectional and will begin Regional play in Tolono on February 20 with a first round bye.

 

The Sages, at 16-6 overall for the season, will head to the Unity Regional where they will play the winner of a Monday, February 20 matchup between Tolono Unity and Broadlands-Heritage (6 pm).

 

On the other side of the bracket, Argenta-Oreana earned a four-seed in the Monticello Sectional and will take on the winner of the second matchup from February 20, between Tuscola and Georgetown-Ridge Farm (7:30 pm) from Unity High School.

 

The Unity Regional final matchup is set for Friday, February 24 at 7:30 pm.

 

Hear each Monticello postseason matchup on 95.9 FM WEZC and online at dewittdailynews.com.

 

Class 2A regional quarter-final pairings:

 

At Pana

 

#8 Toledo Cumberland

#10 Arthur-Lovington-Atwood-Hammond

 

#5 Pana

#12 Sullivan

 

At GCMS

 

#6 Gibson City-Melvin-Sibley

#9 Tri-Valley

 

At Meridian

 

#9 Maroa-Forsyth

#10 Cerro Gordo-Bement

 

At Farmington

 

#7 El Paso-Gridley

#11 Eurkea

 

#6 Dee-Mack

#12 Knoxville

 

Class 1A Regional Quarter-final pairings:

 

At Astoria

 

#9 Illini Central

#12 Augusta Southeastern

 

At Abingdon-Avon

 

#3 Delavan

#14 Sciota West Prairie

 

At Peoria Quest Charter Academy

 

#6 Hartsburg-Emden

#11 Peoria Christian

 

At LeRoy

 

#6 Flanagan-Cornell

#7 Lexington

 

#3 Decatur Lutheran

#12 Blue Ridge

 

#5 LeRoy

#9 Bloomington Cornerstone Christian Academy

 

At Mt. Pulaski

 

#10 Roanoke-Benson

#11 DeLand-Weldon

 

#4 Mt. Pulaski

#14 Decatur Christian

 

#8 Sangamon Valley

#13 Normal Calvary Christian Academy

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