Fort Worth ISD has two shots at 4A Reg. I title

February, 29, 2012
2/29/12
7:10
PM CT
CLASS 4A REGION 1 BOYS BASKETBALL TOURNAMENT PREVIEW

(At Snyder’s The Coliseum)

FRIDAY'S SEMIFINALS

UIL BASKETBALL PLAYOFFS
Boys brackets: 5A »   4A »
Girls brackets: 5A »   4A »
State tournament: Girls » Boys »
4 p.m.: Denton Ryan vs. Fort Worth Trimble Tech

6 p.m.: Wolfforth Frenship vs. Fort Worth Arlington Heights

SATURDAY'S CHAMPIONSHIP

2 p.m.: Semifinal winners

HOW THEY GOT HERE

Fort Worth Trimble Tech (29-4): The District 6-4A champion defeated Aledo in bi-district 61-39; Mansfield Summit in area 65-44; Waco University in regional quarterfinals 78-50.

Denton Ryan (21-11): The District 4-4A third-place finisher defeated Canyon Randall in bi-district 61-48; El Paso Riverside in area 70-51; Little Elm in regional quarterfinals 61-59.

Fort Worth Arlington Heights (23-9): The District 6-4A runner-up defeated Keller Timber Creek in bi-district 69-44; Arlington Seguin in area 59-56; Fort Worth Southwest in regional quarterfinals 62-50.

Wolfforth Frenship (30-3): The District 3-4A champion defeated Wichita Falls in bi-district 88-75; El Paso Bowie in area 57-38; The Colony in regional quarterfinals 55-52.

PLAYERS TO WATCH

Fort Worth Trimble Tech: Charles Hill (6-3, Sr. G), bound for TCU, is the team's leading scorer in the playoffs (16.7); Jal Deng (6-4, Sr. P) is the leading rebounder.

Denton Ryan: Trey Mohair (5-11 Sr. G) is the team's leading scorer (18.1). Trey Cook (6-0 Sr. G) is the top rebounder (5.4).

Fort Worth Arlington Heights: Justin Hemphill (6-4, Jr. F) is the team's leading scorer in the playoffs (14.7); Travis Williams (6-3, Sr. F) is the second-leading playoff scorer (12.3).

Wolfforth Frenship: Michael Grant (6-4, Jr. P/F) is the team’s leading scorer in the playoffs (17.3); Colton Hendrix (6-0, Sr. G) is second in playoff scoring (14.3).

LAST YEAR

Fort Worth Trimble Tech: Lost to The Colony 69-53 in a regional semifinal.

Denton Ryan: Lost to Fort Worth Arlington Heights 63-52 in a regional semifinal.

Fort Worth Arlington Heights: Lost to La Marque 72-61 in a state semifinal.

Wolfforth Frenship: Lost to Denton Ryan 66-42 in a regional quarterfinal.

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