For the first time, the Eastern A is holding a divisional tournament to determine its three representatives for next weekend’s state tournament.
The double-elimination tournament begins Thursday and concludes Friday in Laurel.
Sidney and Glendive open the tournament at 10 a.m., with Miles City and Hardin following at noon. Billings Central and Laurel received byes into the semifinals.
The championship and third-place games are set for 2 p.m. and 4 p.m. on Friday.