FeaturesFront Page FeaturesInside Feature

Tuesday Around UC Sports Nation: White, Warren Girls Play For Sonic Shootout Title

The White County Warriorettes and the Warren County Lady Pioneers have met once already this season, but when the two teams meet on Wednesday, the 2021 Sonic Shootout title will be on the line. The Warriorettes (10-1) earned their way to the tournament title game with a dominating win over Clarkrange, 79-54, while the Lady Pioneers (10-2) sunned the York Institute Dragonettes, 46-31, to punch their ticket. White County handed Warren County a 57-47 loss in McMinnville, back on November 30. The two teams will also play again in the regular season, January 31, in Sparta.

Meanwhile, York Institute and Clarkrange, who were scheduled to face off in the consolation game, will not play.

Elsewhere on the girls’ side, Shayla Wood posted a double-double with 22 points and 11 rebounds, as Pickett County (11-2) earned a trip to the championship game of the Big South Fork Christmas Tournament in Oneida, with a 51-46 victory over Sunbright. The Lady Bobcats will meet Powell for the title.

Cookeville (12-0) will also make a championship game appearance at the More Than Basketball Tournament at Lipscomb Academy, after a 60-37 rout of the host, Lady Mustangs, on Tuesday. KK Graves led the way with 17 points.

In boys’ action, several teams will be playing in the consolation game of their respective tournaments on Wednesday, after Tuesday night’s match-ups. Warren County and White County will meet in the Sonic Shootout consolation game, after the Pioneers edged York Institute, 78-76, and the Warriors dispatched Coffee County, 63-51. The Warriors (7-2) topped the Pioneers (7-5), 46-43, in McMinnville, back on November 30.

Pickett County will play for third place in the Big South Fork Christmas Tournament in Oneida, after a 74-71 loss to Powell in the tournament semifinals. The Bobcats (8-3) will take on Oneida. Cookeville, meanwhile, plays in the consolation game of the More Than Basketball Tournament at Lipscomb Academy, after a 69-54 loss to the host Mustangs. The Cavaliers (6-7) battle Clarksville Academy on Wednesday.

Here’s the scoreboard from Tuesday’s tournament action and Wednesday’s schedule of games:

Girls
White Co. 79
Clarkrange 54
(Sonic Shootout)

Clay Co. 51
Cumberland Co., KY 33
(Clay Co. Christmas Classic)

Cookeville 60
Lipscomb Academy 37
(Lipscomb Tournament)

DeKalb Co. 52
Cosby 45
(Heritage Christmas Tournament)

Jo Byrns 41
Jackson Co. 28
(Clay Co. Classic)

Livingston Academy 77
Loudon 22
(Loudon Christmas Classic)

Mt. Pisgah 57
Monterey 49
(Big South Fork Christmas Tournament – Oneida)

Pickett Co. 52
Sunbright 46
(Big South Fork Christmas Tournament – Oneida)

Knoxville Halls 51
Stone Memorial 38
(Anderson Co. Christmas Tournament)

Upperman 54
Lawrence Co. 43
(Sonic Shootout)

Warren Co. 46
York Institute 31
(Sonic Shootout)

Boys
Bradley Central 75
Clay Co. 64
(Clay Co. Christmas Classic)

Lipscomb Academy 69
Cookeville 54
(Lipscomb Tournament)

DeKalb Co. 52
Cornersville 27
(Adidas Shootout at Riverdale)

Jackson Co. 61
Hampton 59
(Clay Co. Classic)

Livingston Academy 57
Loudon 49
(Loudon Christmas Classic)

Monterey 49
Caverna, KY 42
(Clinton Co., KY Christmas Tournament)

Powell 74
Pickett Co. 71
(Big South Fork Christmas Tournament – Oneida)

Warren Co. 78
York Institute 76
(Sonic Shootout)

White Co. 63
Coffee Co. 51
(Sonic Shootout)

Wednesday’s Schedule
Girls
Cookeville vs. Stewarts Creek (More Than Basketball Championship – Lipscomb)
DeKalb Co. vs. Grace Christian – Knoxville (Heritage Christmas Tournament)
Livingston Academy vs. Meigs Co. (Loudon Christmas Classic)
Monterey vs. Scott High (Big South Fork Christmas Tournament – Oneida)
Pickett Co. vs. Powell (Big South Fork Christmas Tournament – Championship – Oneida)
Warren Co. vs. White Co. (Sonic Shootout Championship)

Boys
Cookeville vs. Clarksville Academy (More Than Basketball Consolation – Lipscomb)
Livingston Academy vs. Meigs Co. (Loudon Christmas Classic)
Monterey vs. Southwestern, KY (Clinton Co., KY Christmas Tournament)
Pickett Co. vs. Oneida (Big South Fork Christmas Tournament – Consolation – Oneida)
Warren Co. vs. White Co. (Sonic Shootout Consolation)

What's your reaction?

Excited
0
Happy
0
In Love
0
Not Sure
0
Silly
0

You may also like

More in:Features

Comments are closed.