‘Tis the busy season in high school sports, with basketball season hitting its stretch run while soccer playoffs crank up. So there’s plenty to talk about today.
On this episode, the guys take a look at the streaking Saltillo Tigers, who are thriving since the return of point guard Julian Warren (2:18). Belmont’s girls continue to do well, too, coming off a big division win against New Site (5:59), and coach Chris Higginbottom recently notched his 300th career victory.
Meanwhile, reigning Class 2A girls champ Ingomar must figure out how to move forward after losing star post player Mallory Russell to a knee injury last weekend (8:12).
Looking ahead, there are a pair of big basketball showcases this weekend: the Hotbed Classic in New Albany (11:41), and the Robertson’s Sportswear Lady Challenge in Booneville (14:52).
Over on the pitch, the soccer playoffs started this week. Tupelo’s boys and girls both won Tuesday (19:16), as did the Mooreville girls (22:43).
And finally, the guys present the Athletes of the Week (24:13).