The William Monroe boys basketball team beat Strasburg 74-50 Wednesday night in the Region B, Division 2 Tournament.
The Dragons received a team-high 21 points from Jeff Early, while Markell Williams added 18.
WMHS is the top seed in the tournament, and will take on #4 seed Stuarts Draft Friday at 7pm at Madison County High School.
The Cougars advanced past Clarke County 95-84.
Buckingham County is the #2 seed.
The Knights came from behind to beat Goochland 50-47 in Buckingham.
Cam Johnson scored a game-high 20 points for the Knights, while Timothy Randolph added 14.
Buckingham will play Dan River in the Region Semifinals Friday at 7 pm at Cumberland High School.
AA Region III / Division 3 Semifinal Fort Defiance 73, Northside 57Spotswood 87, Rockbridge County 61
A Region B / Division 1 First Round Altavista 51, William Campbell 37East Rockingham 58, Nottoway 54Gretna 53, Cumberland 47Page County 68, Amelia County 51
A Region B / Division 2First Round Buckingham County 50, Goochland 47Dan River 59, Bluestone 42Stuarts Draft 95, Clarke County 84William Monroe 74, Strasburg 50
Fork Union 69Woodberry Forest 58
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