Ponce de Leon 50, Cottondale 23
PONCE DE LEON — Hannah Howell had 10 points and 10 rebounds to lead Ponce de Leon to its ninth straight district championship. Jordan Thomas added 11 points and four rebounds and Ashley Harper chipped in nine points and four rebounds for the Pirates (22-5).
Ponce de Leon opens the Region 2-1A tournament against visiting Port St. Joe Feb. 12. Cottondale opens at District 4-1A champion South Walton.