Franklin High Basketball Starts the Playoffs at Home Monday Night

The NCHSAA released the 3-A Playoff brackets Saturday afternoon and as expected both FHS boys & girls teams will be at home Monday night.

The lady panthers are coming off a defeat in the championship round of the WNCAC tournament will face the #11 seeded South Point Lady Red Raiders (19-5) from Belmont, NC in the first round of the 3-A west bracket at 6:30pm.

The Franklin Boys will face the #9 seeded R-S Central Hilltoppers (13-13) from Rutherfordton, NC around 8:00pm at the Panther Den.

The girls winner will advance to take on the winner of #3 Crest/#14 Hibriten and the boys winner will face the winner of #1 Hunter Huss/#16 Forestview. You can hear both games Monday night beginning around 6:30pm on 96.7 WNCC-FM.