Multiple Teams · Colbert County pairings announced


MUSCLE SHOALS – Pairings for the 2020 Colbert County Tournament were announced this week and Muscle Shoals teams will need three wins to claim county championships at Deshler High School.

Covenant Christian’s varsity boys and varsity girls teams received top seeds in the tournament and will have first round byes.

Colbert County has the top seed in the junior varsity boys’ bracket.

In the varsity boys’ bracket, Muscle Shoals was seeded third behind Sheffield and Covenant. The Trojans will open against sixth-seeded Colbert County at 6:30 p.m. Tuesday. The winner will face the winner of the Sheffield-Cherokee matchup in the semifinals at 8 p.m. Friday.

The boys’s varsity championship game will be played at 7:30 p.m. Saturday.

In the varsity girls’ bracket, Muscle Shoals was seeded second behind Covenant. The Lady Trojans will open against seventh-seeded Cherokee at 8 p.m. Monday. The winner will face the winner of the Deshler-Sheffield matchup in the semifinals at 8 p.m. Thursday.

The girls’ varsity championship game will be played at 6 p.m. Saturday.

Muscle Shoals’ junior varsity boys are seeded second in the tournament and will face an opening round game with seventh-seeded Cherokee at 3:45 p.m. Monday. A victory would send the Trojans to a semifinal matchup with the Deshler-Colbert Heights winner at 5 p.m. Friday.

The junior varsity boys’ championship game will be at 4:30 p.m. Saturday.