Maplewood Richmond Heights boys and Brentwood girls basketball teams won their first-round Class 3 district games Monday night at John Burroughs to advance to semi-finals.
The MRH boys ended Brentwood’s season, defeating the Eagles 68-65. It was the same point spread, also with MRH winning, when they met earlier in the season. MRH will play Whitfield (21-5) Wednesday at 8 p.m. at John Burroughs.
The Brentwood girls beat John F. Kennedy 49-27, outscoring them in three quarters. The Eagles will face Whitfield (23-3) Wednesday at 5 p.m. at John Burroughs. The Burroughs girls knocked MRH out of the tournament 58-1.