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Hayden girls hoops draw No. 5 seed in state tournament

March madness

The Class 2A state basketball tournament will be played starting Thursday at Colorado State University-Pueblo’s Massari Arena in Pueblo. First-round match-ups include:

■ No. 1 Sedgwick County, 19-3, vs. No. 8 Holyoke, 9-14, 10:15 a.m.

■ No. 4 Evangelical Christian, 22-2, vs. No. 5 Hayden, 18-5, 5:30 p.m.

■ No. 3 Rye, 21-3, vs. No. 6 Lutheran-Parker, 20-3, 8:30 p.m.

■ No. 2 Akron, 19-4, vs. No. 7 Sanford, 19-4, 1:15 p.m.






Hayden's Kyra Rolando, left, and Delanie VeDepo saw important minutes at the state tournament two years ago when the Tigers placed third. They'll return this year as leaders of the team. They begin play at 5:30 p.m. Thursday against Evangelical Christian in Pueblo.

Joel Reichenberger