District basketball roundup | Male beats St. Xavier 76-72 in double overtime

P.J. Scott scored a game-high 26 points, including six 3-pointers, while Will Parker added 18 more in Male’s 76-72 double-overtime victory over St. Xavier in the 26th District finals.

Ashanti Burgess led the Tigers (21-8) with a double-double effort, scoring 25 points with 10 rebounds in the loss.

Scott scored 23 of his points in the second half and extra periods — including the tying 3-pointer at the end of regulation for the Bulldogs (16-15).


: Raven Merriweather had a game-high 23 points and seven assists to lead the visiting Valkyries (24-7) past the Wildcats (15-11) to claim the 27th District Championship. Waggener was led by Alexandria Peden with 16 points.* Sacred Heart 80, Waggener 6327th District —

: Savannah Morrison had 18 points, Maria George 14 and Katie Downey 11 as the Eagles (21-7) beat the Cougars (17-13) at Southern for their third straight District 23 championship. North Bullitt scored 51 points in the second half to blow the game open.* North Bullitt 71, Bullitt Central 4823rd District —

Josie Hockman poured in 20 points collected 9 rebounds and dished out four assists as the Cougars (14-14) upset the Panthers (18-9) in overtime to win the district title. Becca Miller added 17 points as Holy Cross made 9 of 14 free throws in overtime.21st District — Holy Cross 60, PRP 54, OT:

:Junior guard Alex Martin hit two free throws with no time left showing on the clock in overtime to lift Ballard (22-4) over Eastern (18-8) for the 28th District championship.* Ballard 48, Eastern 47, OT28th District —

Late Wednesday

: Danielle Lawrence had 16 points and Janna Lewis had 14 helping the Bearettes (25-3) cruise past the Dragons (8-18) in the semifinals of the 22nd District Tournament at Iroquois. April Sanders’s led Doss with 14 points.* 22nd District — Butler 73, Doss 27

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