What Hoover vs. McKinley in the Federal League girls basketball tournament championship.
When 7:30 tonight.
Where Canton Memorial Civic Center.
Whatís at stake? The Federal League girls basketball title comes down to this game. Hoover was the regular season champion at 7-0. McKinley finished second at 6-1. But under new league rules, regular-season points are awarded based on the entire 10-game schedule, including the tournament. That means if McKinley wins, both teams finish 9-1. Additional points are given based on where teams finish in the tournament. The Vikings can wrap everything up with a victory, while the Bulldogs can leapfrog to a title by upsetting fifth-ranked Hoover.
Opening acts Perry and Boardman play at 6 p.m. in the tournamentís third-place game. GlenOak, Lake, Jackson and Fitch played Wednesday. See todayís sports section for those results.
Repís Fab 5
The top-five Stark County girls high school basketball teams:
1, Hoover (17-2)
2, Louisville (17-0)
3, McKinley (14-4)
4, East Canton (15-2)
5, Perry (12-7)