HMS Boys’ Basketball District Champions

The Haywood Middle School Warriors were hosts to the West Tennessee Athletic Conference At-Large District Tournament for both the girls’ and boys’ teams in the Area 4 District beginning on January 25.

The Lady Warriors lost to Brighton, and Crestview won the girls’ Area 4 WTAC District Championship. Lady Warrior Jamiya Turner was named to the All-District team.

The HMS boys beat Lauderdale Middle School and Brighton to claim the 2016 Area 4 WTAC District Championship. Haywood Middle School’s Cortavious Buford, Markeston Douglas, and Keterrian Currie were named to the boys’ All-District team. Markeston Douglas was named the tournament MVP. The Warriors advanced to regional play in Memphis and lost to Highland Oaks Middle School.

Photo and article courtesy of Brownsville Press