ROCKINGHAM — After several preliminary playoff brackets, the North Carolina High School Athletic Association released its final boys basketball bracket Saturday evening.
Richmond Senior, which finished tied for second in the Southeastern Conference, earned the No. 15 seed in the west. Richmond (14-8) will open the 4A playoffs 7:30 p.m. Monday at home against Olympic. The Trojans are 22-3 on the season and were third in the Southern Meck 8.
The girls playoff pairings have also been finalized.
After finishing second behind Scotland in the SEC, Richmond (13-6) is the No. 15 seed in the west and will begin the postseason 6 p.m. Monday at home against Rocky River. The Ravens are 18-6 and came in third in the Southwestern Conference.
— Sports editor Shawn Stinson may be reached at 910-997-3111, ext. 14 or on Twitter @scgolfer.