The 15th Region Basketball Tournament got underway Monday night at the East Kentucky Expo Center in Pikeville.
Game #1 saw the Shelby Valley Lady Wildcats defeat the Belfry Lady Pirates (36-24).
In game #2, the Johnson Central Lady Eagles defeated the Lawrence County Lady Bulldogs (82-49).
Johnson Central’s Ashlee Belcher led all scorers with 19 points in the game.
Monday night’s winners (Shelby Valley and Johnson Central) will face one-another in the tournament on Friday evening.
You can hear all games in the tournament broadcast live, play-by-play, on New Country 98.9 WSIP, presented by the Forcht Group of Kentucky.