These teams have battled one another and the elements all winter, and now it's time to get down to the best of the best in Metro Hoops.
Last year's playoff games were some of the most exciting hoops I have seen at this age level, and this year should be no different.
I'm not providing lengthy details regarding my selections until we get down to the Final Four.
8th Grade Girls
Elite Eight: Norton, Westwood, Wellesley, Bridgewater, Walpole, Natick, Needham, King Philip
Final Four: Norton, Wellesley, Walpole, Needham
8th Grade Boys
Elite Eight: Brookline, Wellesley, Arlington, Mansfield, Belmont, Needham, Westboro, Canton
7th Grade Girls
Elite Eight: King Philip, North Attleboro, Franklin, Natick, Newton, Walpole, Belmont, Attleboro
Final Four: King Philip, Franklin, Walpole, Attleboro
7th Grade Boys
Elite Eight: Wellesley, Brookline, Newton, Needham, Mansfield, Barrington, Attleboro, Randolph
Final Four: Brookline, Needham, Mansfield, Attleboro
6th Grade Girls
Elite Eight: Bridgewater, Easton, Franklin, North Attleboro, Arlington, Newton, Belmont, Taunton
Final Four: Easton, Franklin, Newton, Belmont
6th Grade Boys
Elite Eight: Stoughton, Barrington, Bellingham, Belmont, North Attleboro, Wellesley, Brookline, Mansfield
Final Four: Stoughton, Bellingham, Wellesley, Brookline