News · This Week in Prairie Athletics- 2/8

Here are the latest news and notes from Prairie Athletics…

  • Your #7 Lady Gophers captured the Class 2A Sectional 38 Championship hosted by Fountain Central on Saturday night by defeating Sheridan 48-34. On Friday night, Prairie defeated #4 Central Catholic 46-41. Coach Anthrop and the Lady Gophers will compete in the Frankton Regional on Saturday morning at 10AM. The Gophers play Rochester in the opening semi-final while Frankton and Tipton square off in the other semi-final. The Championship is at 8PM that night. Ticket and t-shirt information will be released later on Monday.
  • The Boys Basketball team rebounded from a home loss to Rossville on Thursday and defeated North White on the road in overtime on Saturday afternoon. They currently stand 11-5 on the season. This week, the Gophers travel to Sheridan on Wednesday, host South Newton on Friday, and are scheduled to play Covington Saturday. The Covington game will be altered due to the girls Regionals. Once a change is made it will be released immediately.
  • Sean Patrick’s wrestling season and career came to an end on Saturday in the Frankfort Regional. Sean finished his career with two conference titles and three Regional appearances.