(myMOinfoSports) Coverage of the Class 1 state quarterfinal Saturday on J-98 features the 22-5 South Iron Panthers against 16-11 Scott County Central.
The Panthers enter the fray on a ten game winning streak which includes knocking off District 4 champ Couch, 74-60, in the sectional round. Head Coach Lawrence Graves thinks Scott County is a mirror image of his team.
http://dehayf5mhw1h7.cloudfront.net/wp-content/uploads/sites/240/2017/03/03174448/03-03-17-SOUTH-IRON-GBB-GRAVES-PRE-ALIKE.wavAlso like South Iron, the Lady Braves are a very young team without a single senior on the roster. Head Coach Matt Limbaugh hopes the team’s youth doesn’t hamper their ability to get the victory.
http://dehayf5mhw1h7.cloudfront.net/wp-content/uploads/sites/240/2017/03/03174502/03-03-17-SCOTT-COUNTY-GBB-LIMBAUGH-PRE-YOUTH.wavThe winner between South Iron and Scott County Central will move onto the state semifinals against either Mercer or Jefferson. Pregame will begin Saturday afternoon at 2:30 on J-98 from Van Buren high school with Matt Greenwood.