CHATTANOOGA (WRCB) -- Five area girls basketball teams will play for region championships later this week after claiming semifinal wins on Monday night.
Bradley Central is in the final in Region 3-AAA, while McMinn Central and East Hamilton advanced in 3-AA. Silverdale Academy and Whitwell survived in Region 3-A.
All five teams also clinched spots in this weekend's sub-state sectional round with a chance to earn a spot in next week's state tournament. The winners of Wednesday night's region finals will host the sub-state game, while the losers will travel.
High School Basketball Scores from Monday, February 25:
Region 3-AAA Semifinals
Bradley Central 72, McMinn County 51
White County 43, Cookeville 32
Region 3-AA Semifinals
McMinn Central 51, Meigs County 44
East Hamilton 54, Tyner 39
Region 3-A Semifinals
Silverdale Academy 62, Sale Creek 58
Whitwell 60, Van Buren 47