Posted On: 12/1/18 12:50 PM
The Southside Classic title game lived up to the hype last night between the top seeded Mehlville Panthers and the host Hancock Tigers. Early on, Mehlville coasted out to a 12-3 lead using a suffocating zone defense to keep the Tigers at Bay. As the second quarter began, Hancock heated up and it was a track meet from there. The two teams went back and forth throughout the second half, but it was Mehlville who ultimately pulled away late for a 58-50 victory to take home the Southside Classic hardware for the second consecutive year.
Here are the biggest takeaways from last night’s title tilt:
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