PIKEVILLE, Ky. (WYMT) – In a hard-fought regional championship, the Martin County Cardinals secured the school’s first-ever All “A” regional title.
The Cardinals beat two-time defending champion Pikeville 72-70, leading for the majority of the first half.
“This is awesome,” said junior Brayden McKenzie, who led the Cardinals’ scoring effort with 20 points. “We’ve got an amazing team, a good group of boys.”
Martin County will face 13th Region champions Harlan in the first round of the All “A” Classic at EKU.
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