The first day of the Steve Blackford Duals at Arizona State on Tuesday produced some interesting matchups on Wednesday despite watered down lineups and B teams in place of varsity squad.
The top bracket – all pool champions – will some of the state’s top programs squaring off in a eight-team bracket.
When action resumes Liberty takes on Mesa with the winner facing either Corona del Sol or Seton Catholic in the semifinals.
The bottom half of the bracket is Desert Mountain vs. Mountain View’s B team and Williams Field taking on Thunderbird.
First round is at 9 a.m. for the top bracket and 10:30 for the bottom. The semifinals are at 1:30 and the finals at 4:30.
The second bracket is for teams that finished second in the pool action.
Top bracket – Marana vs. Chandler; Desert Edge vs. Benson; Bottom bracket – Campo Verde vs. Amphitheater and Perry vs. Basha.
The third bracket is Paradise Valley vs. Horizon; Mountain Ridge vs. Westwood; Red Mountain vs. Hamilton; Mountain Pointe vs. Sandra Day O’Connor.
The fourth bracket is Globe vs. Bradshaw Mountain; Valley Vista vs. Marcos de Niza; Window Rock vs. Sabino; Casa Grande vs. Catalina Foothills.