Merced (Division 1), Ripon Christian (Div. 5) and Calaveras (Div. 4) high schools received No. 2 seeds in the Sac-Joaquin Section boys basketball tournament, which begins this week.
Meanwhile, the Modesto Christian girls received the No. 1 seed in Div. 4. The next highest girls seeded team from the Stanislaus District was Turlock Christian at No. 2 in Division 5.
The first-round pairings were announced by the section this afternoon.
See the attached boys and girls brackets for the complete schedule.