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Prairie Home Panthers win first round district game

Prairie Home Panthers win first round district game

February 20th, 2013 in News

Prairie Home's Trevor Huth goes up for two points during the Class 1, District 9 tournament game against Jamestown.

Photo by Paula Earls

Prairie Home faced Jamestown Tuesday night in the first-round action at the Class 1 District 9 Boys Basketball Tournament at Jamestown, where the Panthers defeated the Eagles 53-26.

Prairie Home, the #4 seed, led 10-4 after one quarter, 22-11 at the half, and 34-20 after three quarters. The Panthers went on to outscore the Eagles in the final frame with the score of 53-26.

Other Tuesday night action at the Class 1 District 9 Tourney included the following: Top seeded Glasgow defeated #8 seeded Missouri School for the Deaf 78-25. Community, the #2 seed, defeated #7 Calvary Lutheran 48-29, and Chamois, the #2 seed defeated #6 seed Higbee 54-24.

Glasgow will play Prairie Home at 6 p.m. Thursday in the semifinal round, and Community will play Chamois at 7:30 p.m. (weather permitting)

The championship game is scheduled for 6 p.m. Saturday, Feb. 23.