After Mother Nature scoffed at the scheduling of the Region 12 Girls Basketball Tournament, treating the state to another dose of snow and delaying games originally slated for early this week, the Mercer County Lady Titans will travel to Lincoln County to play the Boyle County Lady Rebels on Thursday, March 6 for a 7:45 p.m. tipoff.
To compile a list of winners of the 46th District Girls’ Basketball Tournament wouldn’t be complicated. Right-click, copy and paste would come in quite handy.
The Mercer County Lady Titans shot their way into the 46th District title game, sinking 16 three-pointers — 11 in the first half — to beat Burgin 89-52 on Monday night.
For the first 15 minutes of game time, the Mercer County Titans looked poised to dispatch the West Jessamine Colts and meet the East Jessamine Jaguars in the finale of the 46th District Tournament, building a lead as large as 17 points.
After a hard-fought, physically draining 82-62 loss to Lynn Camp on Friday, the Burgin Bulldogs couldn’t bounce back against Bourbon County, falling 89-51.
Some runs are longer than others, and the Burgin Bulldogs surrendered a marathon of points to Eminence Tuesday night, losing 72-43. The Bulldogs gave up 21 straight and were outscored 35-2 after being tied at 15 in the first quarter.
The Mercer County boys basketball team got back on the right side of .500 Tuesday night in their game against the Golden Lions of Garrard County.
Confidence isn’t usually built in 30-point losses; games of that sort are usually tornadoes to the structures of self-assuredness, totaling a team to its foundations.
Mercer County head baseball coach Jeremy Shope has been named Kentucky High School Baseball Coach of the Year by the National Federation of State High School Associations.
The Lady Titans used a balanced offensive attack, making 15 two-point field goals and sinking 12 threes, to outlast Lincoln County, 84-76.
Senior guard Russell Sims entered the 1,000 point club Tuesday night, but the Mercer County Titans couldn’t overcome a double-digit fourth quarter deficit, falling to the Lincoln County Patriots, 72-54.
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