Knoxville--Tenn (WVLT-TV), The Bearden Lady Bulldogs met Farragut for the District 4-AAA champion ship Monday night at Heritage High School. Farragut led 35-18 at the half and held off their rivals 59-53 for the title.
After the game forward Rebecca Jameson told Local8 Sports, "It's nice because last year we lost the same game to Bearden and so it's kind of nice to finally be the champions." Coach Jason Mayfield added, "they've been preparing for this since they lost this time last year at Region championship, so they prepared themselves, tonight I didn't have to say a whole lot, they were fired up, ready to play."
DISTRICT TOURNAMENT SCORES FOR 2-18-13
Farragut 59 Bearden 53 (Girls)
Austin-East 65 P.Forge 55 (Girls)
WM. Blount 50 Heritage 49 (Girls)
Halls 65 Clinton 54 (Boys)
Oak Ridge 57 Hardin Valley 49 (Girls)
CAK 49 Kingston 30 (Boys)
Loudon 57 Stone Memorial 41 (Girls)
Gatlinburg-Pittman 46 Fulton 44 (Girls)
Grainger 55 S.Greene 45 (Girls)
Wartburg 44 Oneida 38 (Girls)
Oliver Springs 58 Coalfield 44 (Girls)
Harriman 57 Rockwood 51 (Boys)
Grace Chr. 53 Midway 45 (Boys)