It didn’t take long for this one to get out of control.
Inclement weather across Missouri affected at least one basketball district.
With an offense as high-octane played by the Eugene boys basketball team, it’s easy to forget the Eagles also play at the other end of the floor.
The Linn Wildcats survived a late Tipton rally to claim the Class 2 District 8 Tournament title with a 47-44 overtime victory Saturday afternoon.
Here are results for high school boys basketball district tournaments involving Mid-Missouri teams.
Here are results for high school girls basketball district tournaments involving Mid-Missouri teams.
It just wasn’t Blair Oaks’ night. Boonville proved to be too much to handle, as the top-seeded Lady Pirates won the Class 3 District 8 Tournament title with a 55-33 victory Friday night.
The Fatima Comets lost just about every major contributor from last season’s Final Four team. Yet they were was no rebuilding year. Far from it.
The Fatima Lady Comets knocked off the No. 1 team in the state. Second-seeded Fatima upset Class 3 No. 1 and top-seeded St. James 66-54 in the Class 3 District 9 Tournament championship Friday night.
The Russellville Lady Indians couldn’t put the ball in the basket.
It was a game fitting of two state-ranked teams, and like the saying goes, it was a shame one of them had to lose.
When it was winning time, the Macks Creek Pirates stepped up and did just that.
After win Thursday
The Tuscumbia Lions will be playing for a district championship.
To district title game
Will Robertson led four Fatima players in double figures Thursday night as the Comets rolled to a 79-38 victory against the School of the Osage Indians in the Class 3 District 9 Tournament semifinals.
The Helias Lady Crusaders wrapped up the regular season Thursday night with a 46-39 loss to the Owensville Dutchgirls.