For the second straight year, the Leake Central girls and boys basketball will play in the Region 4-4A Tournament Championship.
The teams both won their semifinal games Thursday night in Kosciusko.
The Lady Gators won their semifinal game 78-68 over Houston. They will face the Lady Whippets of Kosciusko in the Tournament Championship game for the second year in a row.
The boys team defeated Caledonia 59-35 in their semifinal game.
Walter Primer and Decquin Bounds led the way for the Gators with 15-points each.
The Gators will meet Noxubee County in Friday night’s championship game.
Region 4-4A Tournament Schedule:
- Girls Consolation Game: Houston vs Lousiville, 4:00 pm
- Boys Consolation Game: Caledonia vs Lousiville, 5:30 pm
- Girls Championship Game: Leake Central vs Kosicusko, 7:00 pm
- Boys Championship Game: Noxubee County vs Leake Central, 8:30 pm
*All games will be played Friday, Feb. 17 at Kosciusko High School