The Metcalfe County Lady Hornets are the 4th Region All "A" Classic Champions for the second time in three years. Metcalfe County defeated Clinton County 43-38 in the finals on Saturday, January 23. Anna-Grace Blythe led the Lady Hornets with 11 points and 13 rebounds. Kassady London added 10 points. Metcalfe advanced to the finals by beating Glasgow 83-79 in four overtimes on January 13.
Making the All-Tournament Team from Metcalfe County were Anna-Grace Blythe, Kassady London, and Jaycie Harper. Senior Macy Welsh was named to the All-Academic Team. Before the championship game, Coach TJ Coffey presented Macy with the game ball for scoring her 1000th point which came a few days earlier in a matchup at Edmonson County.
Metcalfe County will play Danville in the first round of the All "A" Classic State Tournament on Wednesday, February 17 at 12:30pm central / 1:30pm eastern at EKU's McBrayer Arena in Richmond.
Video of the Lady Hornets Accepting the Championship Trophy
Video of Coach Coffey Cutting Down the Nets
Click here for a link to the Kentucky All "A" Classic State Tournament Bracket.
Click here for photos from the championship game against Clinton County.
Click here for photos from the semifinal game against Glasgow.
Click here for the entire game video of Metcalfe vs Clinton.
Click here for game highlights of Metcalfe vs Glasgow.