The Chemic boys basketball team defeated Mt. Pleasant on Friday night by a score of 63-52 in front of a packed house at Midland High School to win its first District championship since 2016. The Oilers came into the game with a record of 19-1 and had beaten the Chemics in both of their regular season matchups. See a full story in the Midland Daily News using this link.
Midland (15-7) will face Marquette (19-3) in the MHSAA Regional Semifinal game hosted at Gaylord High School on Tuesday, March 5th. Tip-off is scheduled for 7:00. Tickets are $6.
Saginaw Valley League members Saginaw High and Grand Blanc will meet in the other half of the Regional bracket at Flushing High School. The Regional Championship game will be hosted at Heritage High School on Thursday, March 7th at 6:00. (This has been changed from the original tournament schedule.)
MHS Athletics will host a student fan bus to the game. Students should sign up in the athletic office ASAP. Cost for the ride and the game is $10. The bus will leave the MHS parking lot at 4:45 and return approximately 11:00pm.