Seedings have been announced for this season’s Missouri State High School Activities Association Class 3 District 4 boys and girls basketball tournaments.
Both tournaments will be staged at Mountain Grove.
Houston is seeded sixth in the boys bracket and will take on No. 3 Liberty in a first round game at 8:30 p.m. Monday, Feb. 24.
St. James is the top seed, while Ava is No. 2, Willow Springs is No. 4, Licking is No. 5, Dixon is No. 7 and Mountain Grove is seeded eighth.
Houston’s girls are also seeded sixth and will coincidentally face No. 3 Liberty in the first round at 4:30 p.m. Saturday, Feb. 22.
Licking earned the top seed, while St. James is seeded second, Ava is fourth, Willow Springs is No. 5, Mountain Grove is No. 7 and Dixon is No. 8.
Both championship games are set for Friday, Feb. 28, with the girls final scheduled to tip off at 6 p.m. and the boys final at 7:30.