Tonight marks the first night of the women’s Wolverine Hoosier Athletic Conference (WHAC) Tournament. The eight teams that clinched spots in the tournament begin their journey in the quest to become conference champions. There are four first round games tonight, two of which feature local teams from Metro Detroit.
First Round (at higher seeds)
Wednesday, Feb. 22
#8 Aquinas (11-11, 17-13) at #1 Davenport (21-1, 27-3)
#5 Madonna (12-10, 16-11) at #4 Lawrence Tech (13-9, 17-12)
#6 Cornerstone (11-11, 14-16) at #3 Siena Heights (15-7, 22-8)
#7 Concordia (11-11, 17-13) at #2 Indiana Tech (18-4, 24-6)
Both semifinals games will be on Saturdays with the higher remaining seeds hosting and the championship will be on Monday with higher seed hosting.
Lawrence Tech, Madonna, and Concordia are the three local teams involved as Michigan-Dearborn and Marygrove failed to qualify. Stay tuned for my coverage tonight of the Lawrence Tech/Madonna first round match-up, as well as my preview tomorrow for the WHAC men’s tournament beginning tomorrow. You heard it from me, Seth Walker.