The regular season ended Friday night as the Cougars and Lady Cougars made up a snow postponed game at Anderson County. The Lady Cougars picked up a 67-48 win over the Lady Mavericks to finish 13-1 in the district. They share the regular season championship with the Lady Wilcats of Oak Ridge. The two basketball powerhouses split regular season games but the Lady Cougars won the tie breaker to have the top seed in the upcoming district tournament, to be held at Halls High School. The Lady Cougars receive a double bye and automatic berth in the regional tournament because of their district championship. They also have the week off all the way up to Friday at 3:30. The Lady Cougars will not know their opponent until the opening rounds are completed.
The Cougars ended the regular season in a shootout loss to the Mavericks by a score of 60-58. They have a tougher road to hoe than their female counterparts. They will play against Knox Central on Tuesday at Halls with a 6 o’clock tip off. This is a win or go home game for the Cougars.