WCHS teams advance to Sonic Shootout championships
By Sparta Live | December 30, 2008 12:00 am
The White County High School Warriors and Warriorettes will both be vying for Sonic Shootout titles in the respective championship games on Tuesday night at Roy Sewell Gymnaisum.
The Warriorettes will take on Loudon at 6 p.m. The WCHS girls advanced to the title game with a 39-24 victory over DeKalb County. Keshia Daniels paced the Warriorettes with 13 points followed by Lacy Yslas with 11.
The Warriors made their way to the title game with a 57-32 victory over Loudon. Stewart Mitchell stayed hot from long distance knocking down six more threes on the way to 28 points. Josh Turner was the only other Warrior in double figures tossing in 11. WCHS takes on Upperman in the championship game at 7:30 p.m. Tuesday.
Loudon’s girls made their way to the title game with a win over Clinton. The Upperman boys defeated Red Bank 78-65 to earn the trip to the championship game.
Clinton and DeKalb County will square off at 3 p.m. in the girls’ consolation game for third place. The boys third place game pits Loudon against Red Bank at 4:30 p.m.
The fifth place game pits Oakland’s girls against McMinn County at noon. Oakland defeated Meigs County 48-46 in overtime on Monday. McMinn County defeated Daniel Boone. Meigs County and Daniel Boone will play at 9 a.m. in the seventh place consolation game.
In other boys games set for Tuesday, Franklin County and Meigs County will play for fifth place at 1:30 p.m. Franklin County defeated McMinn County 55-49 in second round action. Meigs County defeatd Daniel Boone in overtime by a score of 55-54. Daniel Boone and McMinn play at 10:30 a.m. for seventh place.