The Lady Jackets gave Class 2A #3 ranked Triton Central everything they wanted for 3 quarters in the Shelby County Tournament Final before TC pulled away for a 62-34 win. The Lady Jackets avenged an earlier season loss to Southwestern as they defeated the Spartans 61-53 in the semi-final of the Shelby County Tourney. Over the holidays, the team participated in the Union City Holiday Tournament. The Lady Jackets opened the tournament with a win over Northeastern as they outscored the Knights 18-10 in the 2nd half to rally for a 30-28 win. Morristown got down early again to Adams Central in the semi-final game as they trailed the Flying Jets 28-14 at halftime before making a huge comeback to win 44-43 and advance to the championship game where the Lady Jackets continued their hard play, but fell short to the host Union City Indians 63-51. Kenzie Logan and Rylee Kleine were both named to the all tournament team. Box scores for each game can be found at the links below.
The Lady Jackets will play at North Decatur tonight. The JV game will start at 6pm. The team will also host Edinburgh on Saturday in the Hive. JV start time will be noon.
Special thank you to Chad Williams for providing the pictures.