Posted On: 03/8/20 12:41 PM

There will be a new king crowned in Class 2 next weekend in Springfield. In a much-anticipated game that more than lived up to the hype in front of 2300+ fans, the #2 ranked Hartville Eagles knocked off the #1 ranked defending champion Greenwood Blue Jays 49-47. This game had a championship feel in a championship atmosphere, and it is a shame to see either of these teams magical seasons come to an end. The Eagles were poised, balanced, motivated, and executed with precision on both ends of the floor. They have the look of a champion. The Blue Jays were battle tested and their talent and experience shined brightest with a furious fourth quarter rally that ultimately fell just short. Here’s a look at the key contributors for each team:

Hartville Eagles:

6’2 Jr Recko BaileyReckoBailey5'9" | PGVashon | 2021StateMO: Ryce played a fearless and determined game from tip to final horn. While he wasn’t a part of the Eagles 3-point barrage, he was instrumental as a physical driver that finished over the Greenwood trees and converted his opportunities at the charity stripe, including the final two of the game with under 6 seconds remaining to seal

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