Quitman And Mount Pleasant Chapel Hill Both Fall In Regionals

The Runnin' Red Devils of Mount Pleasant Chapel Hill never knew what hit them.  After a strong run through the playoffs, they ran into a buzz saw this afternoon at Tyler Junior College in the 2A Region Three Semi-finals known asa Kountze.  The top-ranked Lions are the defending 3A state champions, playing in 2A this year.  They beat Chapel hill 87-57.

Kountze will play district rival East Chambers.  The 14th-ranked Buccaneers disposed of Quitman 71-55.  That's only the second loss of the season for the Bulldogs.

Kountze and East Chambers play for the regional championship Saturday at 2:00 at Tyler Junior College.