NEWS CENTER - For the second time in three days, a pending snowstorm has postponed games in the Maine High School basketball tournament both in Portland and Augusta.
The entire schedule at the Portland Expo, which consisted of the girls class 'B' West quarter-finals, was moved to Wednesday. The re-scheduling will have no impact on the rest of the days games in Portland, because there were only two evening games on the docket: the boys Western 'A' semi-finals and of the venue change to the Cumberland County Civic Center for the rest of the class 'A' and 'B' Western Mainep playoffs.
The rescheduled games at the Portland Expo are as followed:
Girls Class 'B' West Quarter-finals:
#6 Gray-New Gloucester vs #3 Wells - 8:30 am
#7 Fryeburg Academy vs #2 Spruce Mountain - 10 am
#5 Lincoln Academy vs #4 Greely - 1 pm
#8 York vs #1 Lake Region - 2:30 pm
Just like on Saturday, the evening session has been postponed at the Augusta Civic Center. As a result, the remaining two girls 'C' West quarter-final games from Tuesday will be split amongst the morning and afternoon session on Wednesday.
Wednesday's schedule at the Augusta Civic Center as listed below. Games with an (*) are the ones re-scheduled.
Girls Class 'C' West Quarter-finals
#5 Madison vs #4 Old Orchard Beach* - 8:30 am
#1 St. Dominic's vs #8 Dirigo* - 1 pm
Boys Class 'D' West Semi-finals
#6 North Haven vs #2 Hyde - 11:30 am
#4 Valley vs #1 Forest Hills - 1 pm
Girls Class 'A' East Semi-finals
#3 Oxford Hills vs #7 Messalonkee - 2:30 pm
#4 Cony vs #1 Edward Little - 4 pm
Boys Class 'A' East semi-finals
#6 Oxford Hills vs #2 Brunswick - 7:30 pm (originally 7 pm)
#5 Edward Little vs #1 Hampden Academy - 9 pm (originally 8:30 pm)