VICKSBURG - The Redskins’ tournament trail continued last Friday with a hard-fought 76-73 victory over the host Bulldogs. The Bulldogs were eager to avenge an earlier defeat by Paw Paw, and battled all night, but coming up just short.
The Gobles Tigers played Bloomingdale in the semi-finals of District Tournament action last week. The Tigers had played the Cardinals twice in the regular season, winning both games, and were looking for another win to move to the District finals.
WHITE PIGEON - The Lawton Blue Devil boys varsity basketball team advanced to the District finals by defeating White Pigeon last Wednesday, by a close score of 59-53. The score remained close throughout the contest, with the score at halftime, 24-22.
LAWRENCE - The Lawrence boys hosted the team from Dream Academy Monday evening to open District tournament play, and were ousted, 78-55, even after jumping out to an early 4-0 lead on quick baskets by Jacob Ghidotti and Connor Walters-McDaniel.
The Gobles boys basketball team opened Districts with a 68-47 win over the Bangor Vikings. The Tigers had defeated the Vikings twice in the regular season by 20 points in each game. But, at playoff time anything can happen and the Vikings came out ready to play.