Henderson County Favorites to Sweep 6th District Tourneys
Webster County is the host of the Sixth District Tournament that begins Monday in Dixon.
Union County (18-8) plays Webster County (17-13) in the 7pm contest. The winner plays Henderson County (20-5) Thursday at 7pm for the district title.
Union County swept the season series from the Lady Trojans, winning 45-40 Jan. 10 in Dixon and 50-35 Feb. 10 on their home floor.
Henderson County has won six straight district titles since Union County won the 2007 title. Webster County is looking for their first district title in 11 years.
For the guys, Webster County (18-9) plays Union County (11-18) Tuesday night at 7pm for a chance to meet Henderson County (18-7) in Friday’s championship game.
Union and Webster split during the season with the Braves surprising Webster 70-65 Feb. 12 in Dixon.
Henderson County has won 12 of the last 13 titles in the Sixth District. Webster County won two years ago, and Union County will be looking for their first district title in 14 years.