For only the third time in school history, the Ignacio High School girls are moving into the Great Eight in state 2A action.
The Bobcats defeated Rangely 57-31 on Saturday afternoon, starting a little slow in the first half, but sped up in the third and fourth quarters to win the championship for the 2A West Region - Pod H. The regionals were held at Western State Colorado University in Gunnison.
The Ignacio boys lost to Del Norte in the regional final Saturday afternoon.
In final regional action in Bayfield, Alamosa defeated Delta 38-50 to move into the Great Eight for the 3A boys. Delta unexpectedly defeated Bayfield on Friday night, 78-75.
Full coverage of regional basketball action will be provided by Joel Priest in the March 10 edition of the Times.