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
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