Multiple Teams · Lady Trojans win big, reach county finals


Muscle Shoals’ varsity girls took care of Cherokee 78-27 Thursday night at Muscle Shoals High School to earn a spot in the 2016 Colbert County Basketball Tournament finals.

The Lady Trojans will face Deshler in the championship game at 6 p.m. Saturday.

Wyatt Bak led Muscle Shoals with 14 points in the win. She connected on four 3-pointers to help the Lady Trojans dominate the Lady Indians.

J’Myia Lipscomb and Jordan Little finished with 12 points each in the win. Joy Johnson and Sara Puckett chipped in with eight points each and Hannah Rue added six.

Muscle Shoals outscored Cherokee 18-5 in the opening quarter and opened up a commanding 38-10 halftime advantage.