The Trojans went 19-3 and didn’t lose a game in district play — but once again, they came up short in the second round of the MHSAA Class 5A playoffs.
The defending 5A champion Falcons are heading back to the state quarterfinals.
The 2020-21 season hasn’t exactly gone as planned the Columbus High School girls basketball team hoped.
Prep girls basketball: Starkville comes back to beat Horn Lake in MHSAA Class 6A first-round playoff game
STARKVILLE — Horn Lake junior Tori Johnson held her follow-through for a few extra seconds after her straightaway 3-pointer put the Eagles ahead of Starkville 24-13 early in the second quarter of Monday’s MHSAA Class 6A first-round playoff game.
The Vols go on the road Monday to open the MAIS Division II postseason after multiple delays.
As the winners of the 2019 district title, the Cavaliers still have a target on their backs, coach Andy Finch said.
The weather has wreaked havoc on each of the first-round matchups, but here’s what local schools can expect when their games are, at last, played.
The Rams had four players named to the all-tournament team.
The Falcons girls and Trojans boys earned first-round byes in the Class 5A playoffs with their victories.
Prep girls basketball: Columbus Christian Academy clinches trip to state tournament with blowout of Marvell Academy (Ark.)
The Rams exorcised the demons of past losses to the Eagles and advanced to the north state semifinals.