Finishing in the top four of the District 9A championship, Moore County, Middle Tennessee Christian School (MTCS), Cascade and Community headed into the Region 5A Tournament with dreams of gold balls swimming in their heads.
As of Saturday, only two District 9A teams were still alive: Moore County and MTCS.
Cascade fell to Houston County 49-32 on Friday night and Community fell to McEwen 55-39.
District Champs Moore County breezed past District 10A’s fourth place team, White House Heritage, by a convincing 86-27.
District runners up MTCS snuck up on District 10A third place finisher Nashville Christian — beating them by one, 45-44.
Moore County takes on 10A District Champs Houston County on Monday and MTCS takes on District 10A runner up McEwen.