Girls’ NCS tournament opens Tuesday night

The North Coast Section postseason girls basketball tournament opens Tuesday night with several games spread around the Empire and the North Bay.

Following is the schedule of first-round games involving all Empire teams:

GIRLS
DIVISION 1
Top seeds: 1- Berkeley; 2- Carondelet; 3- Deer Valley; 4- Mission San Jose.
First round
Tuesday’s games
No Empire teams in Div. 1.

DIVISION 2
Top seeds: 1- Dougherty Valley; 2- Clayton Valley; 3- Santa Rosa; 4- Montgomery
Tuesday’s first-round games
Hayward at Maria Carrillo, 6:30 p.m.
Redwood at Montgomery, 6:30 p.m.
Arroyo at Dublin, 7 p.m.
Alameda at Northgate, 6:30 p.m.
Mt. Eden at Santa Rosa, 7 p.m.
American at Casa Grande, 6:30 p.m.

DIVISION 3
Top seeds: 1- Bishop O’Dowd; 2- Campolindo; 3- Miramonte; 4- Moreau Catholic
Tuesday’s first-round games
Hercules at Sonoma Valley, 7 p.m.
Drake at Acalanes, 7 p.m.
Albany at Tamalpais, 7 p.m.
San Marin at Analy, 7 p.m.

DIVISION 4
Top seeds: 1- St. Mary’s; 2- McKinleyville; 3- Marin Catholic; 4- Branson
Wednesday’s first-round games
Ursuline at Cloverdale, 7 p.m.
Lower Lake vs. Branson at College of Marin, 8 p.m.
Justin-Siena at Willits, 7 p.m.
Berean Christian at McKinleyville, 8 p.m.
St. Patrick/St. Vincent at Piedmont, 7 p.m.
St. Helena at Marin Catholic, 8 p.m.
Arcata at Salesian, 6:30 p.m.

DIVISION 5
Top seeds: 1- St. Joseph Notre Dame; 2- Rincon Valley Christian; 3- Sacred Heart; 4- Sonoma Academy
Wednesday’s first-round games
San Domenico at St. Joseph Notre Dame, 6:30 p.m.
SF University at Head-Royce; 6:30 p.m.
Marin Academy at Sonoma Academy, 6:30 p.m.
Fremont Christian at Hoopa Valley, 7 p.m.
CSD at RVC, 7 p.m.
Bay School at Athenian, 7 p.m.
Bentley at Sacred Heart, 7 p.m.
International at St. Vincent, 7 p.m.

DIVISION 6
Top seeds: 1- Tomales; 2-St. Bernard; 3- Ferndale; 4- Potter Valley
Wednesday’s first-round game
Point Arena at Rio Lindo Adventist, 7 p.m.