Marysville Getchell’s Malakhi Knight raises his arms and runs toward the bench with his teammates after beating Mount Tahoma on Friday, Feb. 28, 2020 in Puyallup. The Chargers make their first-ever trip to the Tacoma Dome on Wednesday. (Olivia Vanni / The Herald)

Marysville Getchell’s Malakhi Knight raises his arms and runs toward the bench with his teammates after beating Mount Tahoma on Friday, Feb. 28, 2020 in Puyallup. The Chargers make their first-ever trip to the Tacoma Dome on Wednesday. (Olivia Vanni / The Herald)

Hot Tickets: Hardwood Classic schedules for local teams

Ten local high school basketball teams are headed to either the Tacoma Dome or Yakima Valley SunDome.

For this week’s Hot Tickets, here’s a look at the 10 local high school basketball teams playing in their respective Hardwood Classics.

The 12-team tournaments begin with Wednesday’s loser-out games. The winners of those contests advance to Thursday’s quarterfinals. From there, the tournaments take on a modified double-elimination format, where one loss eliminates a team from state-title contention and two losses eliminate a team from the tournament.

The numbers next to each team indicate their seeding among the 16 teams in each classification that qualified for last weekend’s state regional round.

4A BOYS

Quarterfinal: No. 2 Glacier Peak vs. TBD, 9 p.m. Thursday in the Tacoma Dome. The unbeaten Grizzlies earned a bye into the state quarterfinals and face the winner of the first-round matchup between No. 8 Gonzaga Prep and No. 9 Sumner.

4A GIRLS

First round: No. 6 Glacier Peak vs. No. 14 Camas, 9 a.m. Wednesday in the Tacoma Dome. The winner of this loser-out game advances to face No. 4 Chiawana in the state quarterfinals at 9 a.m. Thursday.

3A BOYS

First round: No. 3 Marysville Pilchuck vs. No. 14 Central Kitsap, 9 a.m. Wednesday in Tacoma Dome. The winner of this loser-out game advances to face No. 4 Garfield in the state quarterfinals at 9 a.m. Thursday.

First round: No. 2 Wilson vs. No. 15 Marysville Getchell, 10:30 a.m. Wednesday in the Tacoma Dome. This is the first-ever Hardwood Classic appearance for Marysville Getchell. The winner of this loser-out game advances to face No. 1 Eastside Catholic in the state quarterfinals at 10:30 a.m. Thursday.

3A GIRLS

First round: No. 5 Shorecrest vs. No. 12 Capital, 7:15 p.m. Wednesday in the Tacoma Dome. The winner of this loser-out game advances to face No. 3 Arlington in the state quarterfinals at 7:15 p.m. Thursday.

Quarterfinal: No. 3 Arlington vs. TBD, 7:15 p.m. Thursday in the Tacoma Dome. The Eagles earned a bye into the state quarterfinals and face the winner of the first-round matchup between No. 5 Shorecrest and No. 12 Capital.

2A BOYS

First round: No. 4 Lindbergh vs. No. 12 Lakewood, 7:15 p.m. Wednesday in the Yakima Valley SunDome. The winner of this loser-out game advances to face No. 6 Tumwater in the state quarterfinals at 7:15 p.m. Thursday.

First round: No. 8 Mountlake Terrace vs. No. 9 Black Hills, 9 p.m. Wednesday in the Yakima Valley SunDome. The winner of this loser-out game advances to face No. 7 Clarkston in the state quarterfinals at 9 p.m. Thursday.

1A BOYS

First round: No. 3 Zillah vs. No. 14 King’s, 9 a.m. Wednesday in the Yakima Valley SunDome. The winner of this loser-out showdown of perennial powers advances to face No. 4 River View in the state quarterfinals at 9 a.m. Thursday.

1A GIRLS

First round: No. 6 King’s vs. No. 14 Montesano, 3:45 p.m. Wednesday in the Yakima Valley SunDome. The winner of this loser-out game advances to face No. 5 La Salle in the state quarterfinals at 3:45 p.m. Thursday.

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