Eight area teams earned No. 1 seeds in brackets released Sunday for the WIAA girls basketball tournament.
De Pere (Division 1), Pulaski (D2), West De Pere (D2), Algoma (D4), Bonduel (D4), Wabeno/Laona (D4), Niagara (D5) and Gillett (D5) received top seeds.
The playoffs start Feb. 24 with regional quarterfinals for some teams. Regional semifinals are Feb. 27 and regional finals will be held Feb. 28.
Sectional semifinal games will take place March 5 and sectional finals are March 7.
The WIAA state girls basketball tournament will be held March 12-14 at the Resch Center in Ashwaubenon.
Here are the downloadable brackets:
Area teams’ pairings:
Bay Port sectional
Regional quarterfinal: No. 9 G.B. East at No. 8 Sheboygan South.
Regional semifinals: G.B. East/Sheb. South winner at No. 1 De Pere; No. 5 Manitowoc at No. 4 Bay Port; No. 7 G.B. Preble at No. 2 Sheboygan North.
Green Bay Preble sectional
Regional quarterfinal: No. 5 G.B. West at No. 4 Marinette;
Regional semifinals: G.B. West/Marinette winner at No. 1 Pulaski; No. 3 Seymour at No. 2 G.B. Southwest.
Regional quarterfinal: No. 5 Luxemburg-Casco at No. 4 Kaukauna.
Regional semifinals: L-C/Kaukauna winner at No. 1 West De Pere; No. 3 Ashwaubenon at No. 2 G.B. Notre Dame.
Wausau East sectional
Regional quarterfinal: No. 5 Waupaca at No. 4 Shawano.
Regional quarterfinal: No. 5 Oconto Falls at No. 4 Clintonville.
Regional semifinals: No. 6 Tomahawk/No. 3 Northland Pines winner at No. 2 Peshtigo.
Sheboygan South sectional
Regional quarterfinals: No. 5 Kewaunee at No. 4 Wrightstown; No. 6 Two Rivers at No. 3 Southern Door; No. 7 Sturgeon Bay at No. 2 Denmark.
Regional quarterfinal: No. 5 Gibraltar at No. 4 Brillion.
Regional semifinal: Gibraltar/Brillion winner at No. 1 Algoma.
Regional semifinal: No. 5 Rosholt/No. 4 Amherst winner at No. 1 Bonduel.
Wausau West sectional
Regional quarterfinals: No. 5 Coleman at No. 4 Oconto; No. 6 Crivitz at No. 3 Crandon.
Regional semifinals: Coleman/Oconto winner at No. 1 Wabeno/Laona; Crivitz/Crandon at No. 2 Menominee Indian.
Regional quarterfinals: No. 8 Goodman/Pembine at No. 1 Niagara; No. 5 Phelps at No. 4 Elcho; No. 6 Florence at No. 3 Wausaukee; No. 7 White Lake at No. 2 Three Lakes.
Regional quarterfinals: No. 8 Oneida Nation at No. 1 Gillett; No. 5 Gresham at No. 4 Sevastopol; No. 6 Lena at No. 3 Suring; No. 7 Marinette St. Thomas at No. 2 N.E.W. Lutheran.