High School Basketball Recap

by: Scott McCaulley

Thursday night features a number of High School Basketball Postseason Game in the Region:

In Missouri, Bradleyville claims a 1A Girls District Championship with a 62-43 win at Dora. For the Lady Eagles, it was their fourth straight trip to the District Championship game as they claim their second title in those four years. Tonight, the Boys will try to join the Girls Team in the Winners Circle as they will also take on the host school Dora for the District Championship.

At Blue Eye, the Bulldogs defeat Verona 52-38 in the Class 2 District Semi-Finals to advance to tonight’s Championship Game against Crane, who knocked off Marionville 55-40 in Thursday’s other semi-final. Today, the Girls Championship Game features Blue Eye against Miller at 5:30 with the Boys Title Game at 7:30. Both game can be heard on 106.3 KRZK.

In Arkansas, Harrison splits their games in the 5A District Semi-finals at Farmington with the Boys beating Greenbrier 68-57 with the Lady Goblins losing to Vilonia 53-37. The Goblins play Alma for the Championship, Lady Goblins Clarksville for Third, today

Regional Tournaments for Class 1A-4A Teams continue with two tournaments in Northern Arkansas at Alpena (1A) and Berryville (4A). The Alpena Girls won but the Boys lost in Opening Round Action on Thursday with both Berryville teams still alive entering Semi-final round action today.

Scores and Schedules From Thursday and For Friday
HS Regular Season
Willard 63 Branson Boys 57
Monett 67 Reeds Spring Girls 51

Reeds Spring Boys at Bolivar

Missouri Districts
Class 1 at Dora
Bradleyville Girls 62 Dora 43

Bradleyville Boys vs. Dora 7:00

Class 2 at Blue Eye
Blue Eye Boys 52 Verona 38
Crane Boys 55 Marionville 40

Blue Eye Girls vs. Miller 5:30
Blue Eye Boys vs. Crane 7:30

Class 2 Boys District at Morrisville
Spokane 70 New Covenant 49

Arkansas 5A District at Farmington
Harrison Boys 68 Greenbrier 57 (vs. Alma for Championship)
Vilonia 53 Harrison Girls 37 (vs. Clarksville for 3rd)

Arkansas Regional Tournaments
1A at Alpena
Alpena Girls 73 Western Grove 42
Kington Boys 61 Jasper 53
Kington Girls 58 St. Joe 56
Deer Boys 42 Alpena 41

Jasper Girls vs. Alpena 4:00
Western Grove Boys vs. Kingston 5:30
Lead Hill Girls vs. Kingston 7:00
Omaha Boys vs. Deer 8:30

2A at Magazine
Jacksonville Lighthouse Boys 43 Eureka Springs 32

3A at Melbourne
Melbourne Girls 71 Corning 51
Rivercrest Boys 81 Clinton 66
Hoxie Girls 62 Valley Springs 49
Osceola Boys 61 Yellville-Summit 45

Riverside Girls vs. Melbourne 4:00
Manila Boys vs. Rivercrest 5:30
Mountain View Girls vs. Hoxie 7:00
Valley Springs Boys vs. Osceola 8:30

4A at Berryville
Berryville Girls 63 Dardanelle 38
Booneville Boys 58 Shiloh Christian 57
Ozark Girls 57 Prairie Grove 50
Pea Ridge Boys 59 Subiaco Academy 27

Pottsville Girls vs. Berryville 4:00
Pottsville Boys vs. Booneville 5:30
Gravette Girls vs. Ozark 7:00
Berryville Boys vs. Pea Ridge 8:30