Ramstein women, Wiesbaden men advance to championship
The Ramstein women and the Wiesbaden men moved into Sunday’s championship games of the double-elimination U.S. Forces Europe basketball championships with winners-bracket final victories Saturday.
The USAFE champion Lady Rams downed Mildenhall 42-12 to advance to the 12:30 p.m. title game. Ramstein will face the survivor of Sunday’s 10 a.m. losers-bracket final between U.S. Army Europe champion Heidelberg and runner-up Wiesbaden.
Wiesbaden’s men, the USAREUR champs, downed USAFE runner-up Lakenheath 53-48 Saturday for a berth in the 2:30 p.m. title game. The Eagles will take on the survivor of Sunday’s 11:30 a.m. losers-bracket final between USAREUR runner-up Heidelberg and Lakenheath.
If-necessary games are scheduled to follow the title games if required. Those tip-offs are set for 4:30 and 6:30 p.m. There is no admission charge for any of the championship round.