West Gadsden 54, Bozeman 40
SANTA ROSA BEACH — It was a carbon copy of Friday’s game, but unfortunately for Bozeman the Bucks saw the flip side this time in the championship game at South Walton High School.
Bozeman led 21-18 at halftime, but West Gadsden rallied with an 18-4 spurt in the third quarter as Brandon Shingles had 14 of his game-high 33 points. In the semifinals against Port St. Joe, Bozeman erased a four-point halftime deficit with a 14-2 third-quarter run.
Herbie Harrell and Brandon Suttles each had eight points for the Bucks and Christian Flowers seven points and 10 rebounds. Bozeman, 19-8, plays at Cottondale, a 42-40 winner over Sneads in the District 3-1A championship, in a Region 2-1A semifinal on Feb. 19. West Gadsden will host Sneads.
Holmes County 50, Chipley 46
JAY — Chris Walker had 24 points as Holmes County upended defending state champion Chipley. Trent Forrest had 30 points and Tyrome Sharpe 11 for the Tigers, 22-5, who will travel to play District 1-1A champion Malone on Feb. 19 in a Region 1-1A semifinal.
Holmes County will host Paxton on Feb. 19.