Walnut Ridge, Ark. - The bracket has been released for the 54th annual Williams Baptist College Tournament. The high school invitational begins Nov. 24. Hillcrest earned the top seed in the boy's bracket, while defending champion Marmaduke was selected the top seed in the girl's bracket for the second straight season.
The top three seeds in the boy's bracket are Hillcrest (1), Hoxie (2), and Viola (3), and each will receive a bye in the first round. They are followed by Pocahontas (4), Riverside (5), Walnut Ridge (6), Marmaduke (7), Tuckerman (8), Southside (9), Corning (10), Maynard (11), Sloan-Hendrix (12), and Black Rock (13).
In the girl's bracket, the top four seeds will receive a bye. The seeds in order are: Marmaduke (1), Southside (2), Pocahontas (3), and Maynard (4). The following seeds are Corning (5), Hillcrest (6), Walnut Ridge (7), Viola (8), Hoxie (9), Tuckerman (10), Sloan-Hendrix (11), and Black Rock (12).
The WBC Tournament will run November 24 through December 1, and the games will be played in WBC's Southerland-Mabee Center. The seeds were selected by a vote of tournament coaches.
You can keep up with all the tournament information at our High School Tournament page.
Click below to view both brackets: