N.D.- The 2011 Class B District 1 Volleyball Tournament starts Thursday night in Forman on the campus of Sargent Central High School.
The Oakes Tornadoes are the #4 seed, and will go up against the Bobcats of North Sargent in the second of a double header. Milnor and Sargent Central will go first at 6 p.m., with Oakes/North Sargent to follow 25 minutes after.
Friday’s play has a doubleheader on the other side of the bracket, with Wyndmere-Lidgerwood vs. FCT at 6 p.m., followed by Lisbon and Hankinson.
In round one, it’s win or go home. The two winners from Thursday will play Monday at 6 to be followed by the two winners from Friday. The two losers from Monday will play in the third place game Tuesday at 6, and the two winners from Monday will play for the District Championship later Tuesday night.
KDDR-AM 1220 and NewsDakota.com will have coverage in the tournament that feature Oakes, with Bruce Junker behind the mic. Coverage Thursday night will start around 7:30 as Oakes and North Sargent battle in round one.