The semi-finals of the junior high district basketball tournament were played tonight at Perryville High School.
The Paris Jr. Eagles basketball team came from behind to defeat Fountain Lake in overtime to advance to Thursday night’s final. The Eagles will play the winner of the second boys semi-final game between Perryville and Booneville. Thursday’s final is scheduled for tip-off at 7:15 p.m.
In the second session, the Paris Jr. Lady Eagles went down to defeat to the hometown Perryville Jr. Lady Mustangs. The Paris girls’ junior high season comes to an end that saw the Lady Eagles finish as regular season conference runner-ups. Congratulations to the Lady Eagles on an outstanding season.
Check with Resident Press on Friday for complete coverage of the Eagles and the junior district tournament championship.