The road to a championship tips off on Friday. The Sac-Joaquin Section released the basketball playoff brackets on Wednesday, and the majority of local teams drew low seeds and will hit the road for their postseason openers.
The Tokay Tigers varsity boys, back in the playoffs for the first time since 2006, drew a No. 15 seed in Division I and will play at No. 2 Rodriguez of Fairfield next Wednesday at 7 p.m.