Forest boys, girls claim victory in county tourneyBy BILLY FREEMAN,
The Forest Bearcats captured the 2018 Scott County basketball tournament Saturday Night with a 50-46 Victory over Scott Central.
After a slow start for the Bearcats they regained their strength took another breath and overcame the Rebels after being down 20-2 before the half.
Coach Datodric Pinkston emphasized, “I told the guys at half that this is not a ten point game in Basketball you have to give it your all and keep defending.”
The Forest Bearcat girls also captured the 2018 Scott County basketball tournament Saturday Night with a 76-52 victory over Morton.
“Even though we played well and defeated Morton credit goes out to Coach Pickens he has done an exceptional job with those girls,” Coach Teont Boyd said.