Anderson girls draw Oldham in regional tourney

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By John Herndon

Fresh off their 30th District championship, the Anderson County girls' basketball team drew 29th District runner-up Oldham County in the first round of the Eighth Region Tournament at the regional draw Saturday morning. The game will be the final first round game of the tournament and is set to tip off on Tuesday, March 1 at 7:30 p.m at Gallatin County High School.

Anderson defeated Oldham 79-59 on Dec. 7. The Lady Bearcats also began their march to the Sweet 16 with a win over Oldham in the regional opener last year.

The other lower bracket game will pit 31st District winner Owen County against 32nd district runner-up Simon Kenton. The Rebels and Pioneers will tip it off at 6 p.m. on Tuesday.

In Monday's first round games, 29th District winner South Oldham will play Collins at 6 p.m. while 32nd District winner Walton-Verona takes on Gallatin County in the second game at 7:30.

Check back for more details as they become available.