The Clay County Bulldogs battled throughout the regional tournament and secured a sub-state spot. The Bulldogs were the runner up team in the regional tournament.
“We hope to carry the momentum,” Coach Rob Edwards said about the team heading into sub-state. The Bulldogs’ journey in the regional tournament began when the Bulldogs knocked Division 5 #1 ranked Van Buren out of the tournament with an 84-76 win. The Bulldogs then defeated Pickett County 76-61 in the semi-finals. “We won some tough games in tough situations,” Coach Edwards said.
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