Ladavius Draine, of Calhoun City, helped Mississippi’s All-Stars defeat Alabama 96-91 in the 27th Alabama-Mississippi All-Star boys’ basketball game played at the Dunn-Oliver Arena Friday night on the Alabama State University campus.
Ladavius Draine, of Calhoun City, will play in the Mississippi-Alabama All Star Basketball game this Friday, March 17 at 7 p.m. in Montgomery, Alabama.
Calhoun City's season came down to the final seconds at Baldwyn Saturday night and they came up two points short of a fourth straight trip to Jackson and the State Tournament.
Ladavius Draine scored 46 points to lead the Calhoun City Wildcats past Coahoma AHS Tuesday night 82-75 in overtime and pull the Wildcats within one win of a return trip to Jackson.
The Calhoun City Lady Wildcats’ season came to an end Monday night with a 57-51 home loss to JZ George in the North Playoffs.
The Vardaman Lady Rams’ season came to a close Monday night with a 63-44 loss at Hickory Flat in the opening round of the North Playoffs.
Calhoun City boys’ and girls’ teams and the Vardaman Lady Rams will all advance to North Half play this week after finishing in the top three of their respective region tournaments.
Calhoun City teams, both two seeds, will begin play Thursday night in the semifinal round.
Calhoun City and Vardaman hosting Region 4-2A and 4-1A tournaments all this week.