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Torrington girls earn trip to Wyoming 3A State Tournament with strong regionals

Lady Blazers will play for regional title Saturday against Douglas.
Published: Mar. 5, 2021 at 1:20 AM CST
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TORRINGTON, Wyo. (KNEP) - The Torrington girls basketball team will be packing their bags for Casper and the Wyoming 3A State Tournament thanks to a 2-0 finish at the Southeast Quad Regionals on Thursday.

Lady Blazers clinched a state berth thanks to a 57-43 win over Rawlings in round one. They followed the win up with a 48-35 victory over Wheatland to move into the East Regional Finals.

Torrington will take on Douglas Saturday in Cheyenne with the winner earning the East Regional title and a top seed at the state tournament, while the loser will become a two seed at state. Newcastle and Wheatland will play for the three and four seeds at state on Saturday.

The Torrington boys had their season come to an end with a 71-40 first round loss to Rawlins at the Southeast Quad Regionals.

The 2021 Wyoming 3A State Basketball Tournament set for March 10-13 in Casper.

Wyoming 3A East Regional Quads

Girls Tournament

Southeast Quad (Top Two Teams Move Into State)

First Round

Wheatland 65 Burns 54

Torrington 57 Rawlins 43

Quad Championship

Torrington 48 Wheatland 35

Northeast Quad (Top Two Teams Move Into State)

First Round

Douglas 77 Hot Springs County 26

Newcastle 64 Buffalo 61

Quad Championship

Douglas 78 Newcastle 46

Girls East Regional Championship (Saturday @ Cheyenne)

Torrington vs Douglas Note: Winner earns a top seed at state, loser a second seed at state

Girls East Regional Third Place Game (Saturday @ Cheyenne)

Newcastle vs Wheatland Note: Winner earns a third seed at state, loser a fourth seed at state

Boys Tournament

Southeast Quad (Top Two Teams Move Into State)

First Round

Rawlins 71 Torrington 40

Wheatland 58 Burns 41

Quad Championship

Rawlins 46 Wheatland 41

Northeast Quad (Top Two Teams Move Into State)

First Round

Buffalo 70 Newcastle 25

Douglas 79 Hot Springs County 51

Quad Championship

Douglas 56 Buffalo 54

Boys East Regional Championship (Saturday @ Cheyenne)

Douglas vs Rawlins Note: Winner earns a top seed in state, loser a second seed at state

Boys East Regional Third Place Game (Saturday @ Cheyenne)

Buffalo vs Wheatland Note: Winner earns a third seed at state, loser a fourth seed at state

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