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2019 Sectional & District Tournament Brackets
Division I Division II Division III Division IV
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2019 OHSAA Statewide Tournament Brackets

2019 Sectional/District Tournament Info - All Divisions

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Tournament Coordinator: Tom Stoughton, P: 614-313-5394, Email: tstoughton29@gmail.com. Supervises all tournaments, supervises the assigning of all officials, and conducts all drawing and seeding meetings.
Officiating Coordinator: Jim Berry, C: 614-270-9303, Email: berry-associates@columbus.rr.com. Supervises and assigns officials and official’s evaluators.
CDAB Board Member Sport Liaison: Chad Little, Athletic Director, Bloom-Carroll HS. P: 614-834-6750; Fax: 740-756-9525; Email: clittle@bloomcarroll.net.
 
Basketball Tournament Team Pass List (.doc) - to be used by all teams for sectional and district tournament competition.  Right click and select "save target as" to save the file to your hard drive BEFORE completing.
 
Seeding:  All seeding/voting will take place prior to the draw meeting and will be conducted on-line using the Central District Athletic Board web site, www.cdab.org.  Tournament information will be emailed to every Athletic Administrator to forward to the head coach.  All teams will be seeded.
Draw Meeting: Schools will draw into sectional/district brackets at Gahanna Lincoln High School, 320 S. Hamilton Road, Gahanna 43230 on Sunday, February 10, 2019 at 2:00 p.m.

2019 DIVISION I TOURNAMENT INFORMATION

Division I Sectional/District Tournaments:  February 23, 26 and March 1, 2019.
Sectional tournament games will be played at the site of the better seeded team unless otherwise indicated on the bracket.  The better seeded team is the home team.
 
Central District Schools:  Big Walnut, Briggs, Canal Winchester, Central Crossing, Delaware Hayes, Dublin Coffman, Dublin Jerome, Dublin Scioto, Franklin Heights, Gahanna Lincoln, Grove City, Groveport Madison, Hilliard Bradley, Hilliard Darby, Hilliard Davidson, Lancaster, Licking Heights, Marion Harding, Marysville, Mifflin, Mount Vernon, New Albany, Newark, Northland, Olentangy, Olentangy Liberty, Olentangy Orange, Pickerington Central, Pickerington North, Reynoldsburg, St. Charles, Teays Valley, Thomas Worthington, Upper Arlington, Walnut Ridge, Watkins Memorial, West, Westerville Central, Westerville North, Westerville South, Westland, Whetstone, Whitehall-Yearling, Worthington Kilbourne (44) 
East District Schools: Tri-Valley.  (1)
Southeast District Schools: Chillicothe and Logan. (2) 
 
Division I District Tournament Semifinals:  March 6, 2019.
District semifinal games will be played at neutral sites to be determined by the Central District Athletic Board. 

The better seeded team will be the home team.
Division I District Tournament Finals: March 9, 2019.
Columbus Convention Center, 400 N. High Street, Columbus 43215. Tom Stoughton, Manager, P: 614-313-5394, Email: tstoughton29@gmail.com
The better seeded team is the home team.
Regional Qualifiers:  Four teams to the Region 3 - Regional Tournament at Ohio Dominican University, Columbus.
 
Region 3 Tournament at Ohio Dominican University
  Semifinal #1 - Wed., March 13 at 7:00 p.m.
     Columbus 1 winner (home team) vs. Columbus 3 winner (visiting team)
   Semifinal #2 - Thu., March 14 at 7:00 p.m.
      Columbus 4 winner (home team) vs. Columbus 2 winner (visiting team)
   Final - Saturday, March 16 at 2:00 p.m.

2019 DIVISION II TOURNAMENT INFORMATION

Division II Sectional Tournaments:  February 25, and March 2, 2019 
Sectional tournament games will be played at the site of the better seeded team unless otherwise indicated on the bracket.  The better seeded team is the home team.

 
Schools: Beechcroft, Bexley, Bishop Hartley, Bishop Watterson, Bloom-Carroll, Buckeye Valley, Centennial, East (Columbus), Eastmoor Academy, Granville, Hamilton Township, Highland (Sparta), Independence (Columbus), Jonathan Alder, Lakewood (Hebron), Licking Valley, Linden McKinley, London, Marion-Franklin, Olentangy Berlin, River Valley (Caledonia), South (Columbus), St. Francis DeSales (Columbus).  (23)
 
Division II District Tournament Semifinals:  March 5, 2019
District semifinal games will be played at neutral sites to be determined by the Central District Athletic Board. 
The better seeded team will be the home team.
Division II District Tournament Finals: March 9, 2019.
Ohio Dominican University, Chris Deibel, Manager, B: 614-253-3481; C: 740-503-2856; Email: deibelc@ohiodominican.edu.
The better seeded team is the home team.
Regional Qualifiers:  Two teams to the Regional Tournament. Columbus 1 to the Region 6 tournament at Bowling Green State University. Columbus 2 to the Region 8 tournament at Kettering Fairmont High School.
 
Region 6 Tournament at Bowling Green State University
   Semifinal #1 - Thur., March 14 at 6:15 p.m.
      Columbus 1 winner (home team) vs. Mansfield District winner (visiting team)
   Semifinal #2 - Thu., March 14 at 8:00 p.m.
      North Ridgeville District winner (home team) vs. Ada District winner (visiting team)
   Final - Saturday, March 16 at 2:00 p.m.
Region 8 Tournament at Kettering Fairmont High School
   Semifinal #1 - Thur., March 14 at 5:30 p.m.
      Dayton 1 District winner (home team) vs. Dayton 2 District winner (visiting team)
   Semifinal #2 - Thu., March 14 at 8:00 p.m.
      Dayton 3 District winner (home team) vs. Columbus 2 District winner (visiting team)
   Final - Saturday, March 16 at 2:00 p.m.

2019 DIVISION III TOURNAMENT INFORMATION

REVISED
1/24/2019 - removed Cristo Rey Columbus
Division III Sectional Tournaments:  February 25, 27, and March 2, 2019.
Sectional tournament games will be played at the site of the better seeded team unless otherwise indicated on the bracket.  The better seeded team is the home team.
 
Schools: Africentric Early College, Amanda-Clearcreek, Bishop Ready, Columbus Academy, Columbus International, East Knox, Elgin, Fairbanks, Fredericktown, Grandview Heights, Grove City Christian, Harvest Preparatory, Heath, Horizon Science Academy (Columbus), Johnstown-Monroe, Liberty Union, Madison Plains, Mount Gilead, Northmor, Northridge (Johnstown), North Union, Pleasant, Utica, Wellington, West Jefferson, Worthington Christian.  (26)
 
Division III District Tournament Semifinals:  March 5, 2019.
District semifinal games will be played at neutral sites to be determined by the Central District Athletic Board. 
The better seeded team will be the home team.
Division III District Tournament Finals: March 8, 2019.
Columbus Convention Center, 400 N. High Street, Columbus 43215. Manager, TBA.
The better seeded team is the home team.
Regional Qualifiers:  Two teams to the Regional Tournament.  Columbus 1 to the Region 10 tournament at Bowling Green State University.  Columbus 2 to the Region 11 tournament at Ohio University, Athens.
 
Region 10 Tournament at Bowling Green State University
   Semifinal #1 - Wed., March 13 at 6:15 p.m.
      Columbus 1 winner (home team) vs. Toledo District winner (visiting team)
   Semifinal #2 - Wed., March 13 at 8:00 p.m.
      Lima District winner (home team) vs. Norwalk District winner (visiting team)
   Final - Saturday, March 16 at 7:00 p.m.
Region 11 Tournament at Ohio University, Convocation Center
   Semifinal #1 - Wed., March 13 at 6:15 p.m.
      Athens 2 District winner (home team) vs. East District winner (visiting team)
   Semifinal #2 - Wed., March 13 at 8:00 p.m.
      Columbus 2 District winner (home team) vs. Athens 1 District winner (visiting team)
   Final - Saturday, March 16 at 7:00 p.m.

2019 DIVISION IV TOURNAMENT INFORMATION

Division IV Sectional Tournaments:  February 23, 26 and March 1, 2019.
Sectional tournament games will be played at the site of the better seeded team unless otherwise indicated on the bracket.  The better seeded team is the home team.
 
Schools:  Berne Union, Cardington-Lincoln, Centerburg, Danville, Delaware Christian, Fairfield Christian, Fisher Catholic, Granville Christian, Madison Christian, Millersport, Newark Catholic, Northside Christian, Patriot Preparatory Academy, Ridgedale, Shekinah Christian, Tree of Life Christian. (16)
 
Division IV District Tournament Semifinals: March 6, 2019.
District semifinal games will be played at neutral sites to be determined by the Central District Athletic Board. 
The better seeded team will be the home team.
Division IV District Tournament Finals: March 9, 2019.
Ohio Dominican University, Chris Deibel, Manager, B: 614-253-3481; C: 740-503-2856; Email: deibelc@ohiodominican.edu.
The better seeded team is the home team.
Regional Qualifiers:  One team to the Regional Tournament at Ohio University, Athens.
 
Region 15 Tournament at Ohio University, Convocation Center
   Semifinal #1 - Tue., March 12 at 6:15 p.m.
      Athens1 District winner (home team) vs. East District winner (visiting team)
   Semifinal #2 - Tue., March 12 at 8:00 p.m.
      Columbus District winner (home team) vs. Athens 2 District winner (visiting team)
   Final - Friday, March 15 at 7:00 p.m.
 

2019 Sectional Tournament Seeding - February 8-9, 2019

The 2018-19 tournament seeding will be completed prior to the mandatory draw meeting of coaches.  Tournament information including seeding instructions and coaches login information will be emailed to the athletic administrator at each participating school on Monday, January 28.  Please adhere to the deadlines below as there are penalties for each missed deadline.
 
February 8 - 9:00 a.m.  Team's win-loss record by divisional opponent and other information due.
February 8 - 3:00 p.m.  Seed Voting Begins.
February 9 - 12:00 p.m.   Seed Voting Ends.  A seed ballot must be submitted by each participating school.
February 10 - 2:00 p.m.  Mandatory coaches meeting and placement of teams on tournament brackets at Gahanna Lincoln High School.

2019-20 Boys Basketball Calendar

Aug. 1-31, 2019
Coaches No Contact Period
Nov. 1
First Day of Coaching
Nov. 2
First Day HS Preview Permitted
Nov. 27
Season Begins
Feb. 3, 2020
Non-Interscholastic Date
Feb. 9
Tournament Draw
Feb. 17-29
Sectional Tournament
March 2-7
District Tournament
March 9-14
Regional Tournament
March 19-21
State Tournament
Coaches' No Contact Period begins on the first day after the last interscholastic contest and ends 28 days later.

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