Basketball: Thunder girls seeded 6th, face Becker

The Zimmerman Thunder are seeded No. 6 in Section 5AAA girls basketball, which will start Thursday.

The pairings are No. 8 Rocori (3-22) at No. 1 Monticello (14-12), No. 5 Delano (7-19) at No. 4 Big Lake (6-20), No. 6 St. Cloud Apollo (3-23) at No. 2 Dassel-Cokato (7-19), and No. 6 Zimmerman (8-17) at No. 3 Becker (10-15).

The semifinals will be played Saturday at Buffalo, upper bracket at 6 p.m. and lower bracket to follow, with finals Friday evening at Buffalo.