Young paces all-district basketball team

Wyatt Young earned the District 25-1A Offensive Player of the Year as selected by the district coaches. Young, a senior, led the Eagles to a second-place tie with Bartlett in the district and the team won the rubber match playoff game for seeding. Jonesboro was 8-3 in district games, including two straight wins over Bartlett, to decide second place.


The Eagles went two rounds deep in the playoffs, beating Gholson and losing to Martinsville, 55-47, in overtime in the area round of the playoffs. The Eagles were 9-5 overall getting in just one non-district game because of their state finals run in football.


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