District 18-4A boy’s basketball tie-breaker tourney for No. 2-4 seeding

Mexia News Staff Report

District play for 18-4A boys teams came to a close Tuesday evening after Fairfield slipped past the Athens Hornets in overtime, 71-69, and Madisonville beat Palestine in a close one, 46-43.
Fairfield will be the No. 1 seed from the district going into the playoffs starting Monday, Feb. 20., but that leaves the next three teams in a frenzy to determine the other three seeds.
Wednesday morning, coaches from Mexia, Madisonville and Athens met for a coin flip to see who would play whom during a mini tie-breaker tournament this weekend.

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