LAKEWOOD - D’Evelyn earned a top seed and a bye in the 4A bracket of the Colorado High School State Basketball Tournament starting this Wednesday.
The Jaguars (22-1, 14-0) will face the winner of Glenwood Springs and Harrison Friday night.
Also representing 4A Jeffco in the state tournament is No. 6 Green Mountain (14-9, 9-5), who will host Steamboat Springs Tuesday at 7 p.m. (results not available before print).
No. 8 Golden (12-11, 9-5) will host Roosevelt Tuesday at 7:30 p.m. The Demons won five of their final six games to qualify for the tournament.
In the 5A bracket No. 3 Ralston Valley (21-2, 16-0) has earned a bye after their strong regular season.
They will await the winning of Fairview and Littleton.
No. 5 Lakewood (19-4, 14-2) may have been shortchanged with their seed and draw.
The Tiger have been as good as team in 5A this season and they are looking t0 prove that when they host Westminster Tuesday at 6:30 p.m.
No. 11 Arvada West (6-17, 5-11) will travel to Castle View High School for a showdown Tuesday at 7 p.m.
No. 11 Pomona (9-14, 4-12) will go on the road to Monarch High School Tuesday at 6:30 p.m.
And finally in 3A hoops Faith Christian (7-12, 2-7) will play at Holy Cross in Metro League Districts Monday at 7 p.m.