West County And Fredericktown Girls To Battle It Out On J98

(Leadwood) An early season conference matchup is the highlight of our coverage of high school basketball on J98 Thursday evening. The West County Lady Bulldogs are hosting the Fredericktown Blackcats in a battle between MAAA conference teams.

Class Three 6th ranked West County is 7-1 on the year with their only loss coming against Lincoln College Prep this past Sunday morning in a game that started at 4 a.m. in Springfield. West County has won every other game by at least 11 points.

Head coach Bobby Simily has most of the team back that went to the state semifinals for the first time in program history last year…

Meanwhile, Fredericktown is (4-5) has dropped five straight games after starting the year 4-0. Head coach Micah Reutzel says his team is trying to break the slide…

Fredericktown’s losses have come against teams with a combined record of 23-6. Reutzel says they’ve been competitive but the little things have been hurting the Blackcats…

West County and Fredericktown will tip-off at about 6:45 Thursday evening. Our Flieg’s Equipment Pregame Show will begin 15 minutes prior to tip-off on J98 The Boot and MyMoInfo.com.