The N.C. Independent Schools Athletic Association boys and girls basketball playoffs did not have a local champion this year. The Ravenscroft girls, seeded sixth, made it to the state semifinals in 3A.
Note: All matchups are listed as they appear top-to-bottom on the bracket with “//” dividing the top portion from the bottom. N&O area teams are in bold.
Area all-state members:
Kristi Demski, Trinity Academy Raleigh, 1A girls
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Grace Smith, Cary Christian, 2A girls
Cailin Dorsey, Ravenscroft, 3A girls
Liz Roberts, Durham Academy, 3A girls
David Reynolds, Ravenscroft, 3A boys
First round at higher seeds: 9-Statesville Christian at 8-Lawrence Academy; 12-Neuse Christian at 5-Burlington School; 11-Trinity Academy Raleigh at 6-Victory Christian;10-Hickory Christian at 7-Ridgecroft
Quarterfinals, Thursday at Asheville Christian: 9-Statesville Christian vs 1-Oakwood School; 5-Burlington School vs 4-Northwood Temple // 6-Victory Christian vs 3-Halifax Academy; 7-Ridgecroft School vs 2-Trinity Christian Fayetteville
Semifinals, Friday at Asheville Christian: 5-Burlington School vs 1-Oakwood School // 6-Victory Christian vs 2-Trinity Christian Fayetteville
Saturday at Asheville School: 2-Trinity Christian Fayetteville def. 1-Oakwood School 83-68
First round at higher seeds: 9-Oakwood School at 8-Lawrence Academy; 12-Crossroads Christian at 5-Cape Fear Christian // 11-Hickory Christian at 6-Wayne Country Day; 7-Neuse Christian at 10-Terra Cela Christian
Quarterfinals, Thursday at Asheville Christian: 9-Oakwood School vs 1-Victory Christian; 5-Cape Fear Christian vs 4-Greenfield School // 6-Wayne Country Day vs 3-Burlington School; 7-Neuse Christian vs 2-Trinity Christian Fayetteville
Semifinals, Friday at Asheville Christian: 4-Greenfield School vs 1-Victory Christian // 3-Burlington School vs 2-Trinity Christian Fayetteville
Saturday at Asheville School: 3-Burlington School def. 1-Victory Christian 57-51
First round at higher seeds: 9-Cary Christian at 8-St. David’s; 12-Fayetteville Academy at 5-Concord First Assembly // 11-Harrells Christian at 6-Asheville Christian; 10-Village Christian at 7-Caldwell Academy
Quarterfinals, Thursday at Carolina Day: 8-St. David’s vs 1-Carolina Day; 5-Concord First Assembly vs 4-Fayetteville Christian // 6-Asheville Christian vs 3-Davidson Day; 10-Village Christian vs 2-Northside Christian
Semifinals, Friday at Carolina Day: 5-Concord First Assembly vs 1-Carolina Day // 3-Davidson Day vs 2-Northside Christian
Saturday at Asheville School: 1-Carolina Day def. 2-Northside Christian 58-55
First round at higher seeds: 9-Cary Christian at 8-Westchester Country Day; 12-Harrells Christian at 5-Freedom Christian // 11-Carolina Day at 6-Village Christian; 10-Calvary Baptist at 7-Asheville Christian
Quarterfinals, Thursday at Carolina Day: 8-Westchester Country Day vs 1-Northside Christian; 12-Harrells Christian vs 4-Davidson Day // 6-Village Christian vs 3-Concord First Assembly; 7-Asheville Christian vs 2-Gaston Day
Semifinals, Friday at Carolina Day: 1-Northside Christian vs 12-Harrells Christian // 3-Concord First Assembly vs 7-Asheville Christian
Saturday at Asheville School: 1-Northside Christian def. 3-Concord First Assembly 56-49
First round at higher seeds: 9-Forsyth Country Day at 9-Hickory Grove; 12-High Point Christian at 5-Charlotte Christian // 11-Durham Academy at 6-Ravenscroft; 10-Covenant Day at 7-Charlotte Latin.
Quarterfinals, Thursday at Christ School: 9-Forsyth Country Day vs 1-Rabun Gap (GA); 5-Charlotte Christian vs 4-Wesleyan Christian // 6-Ravenscroft vs 3-Greensboro Day; 7-Charlotte Latin vs 2-Providence Day
Semifinals, Friday at Christ School: 1-Rabun Gap (GA) vs 5-Charlotte Christian // 2-Providence Day vs 6-Ravenscroft
Saturday at Asheville School: 2-Providence Day def. 1-Rabun Gap (GA) 36-29
First round at higher seeds: 9-Charlotte Christian at 8-Rabun Gap (GA); 12-Southlake Christian at 5-Christ School // 11-North Raleigh Christian at 6-High Point Christian; 10-Forsyth County Day at 7-Charlotte Latin.
Quarterfinals, Thursday at Christ School: 8-Rabun Gap (GA) vs 1-Wesleyan Christian; 5-Christ School vs 4-Ravenscroft // 6-High Point Christian vs 3-Providence Day; 7-Charlotte Latin vs 2-Greensboro Day
Semifinals, Friday at Christ School: 1-Wesleyan Christian vs 5-Christ School // 3-Providence Day vs 2-Greensboro Day
Saturday at Asheville School: 2-Greensboro Day def. 1-Wesleyan Christian 44-34