The Mississippi Sports Medicine All-Star Girls and Boys Basketball Games will be played on Saturday at the A. E. Wood Coliseum on the campus of Mississippi College in Clinton and has an Attala County flavor.
The McAdams Bulldogs finished just one game shy of making the MHSAA Class 1A Final Four in Jackson.
The Bulldogs fell 71-54 to West Lowndes last week. McAdams ended the season with a 15-12 record.
The McAdams boys basketball team is just one win away from another trip to the MHSAA Class 1A State Tournament in Jackson.
After easily dispatching Noxapater 89-50 last Tuesday, the Bulldogs needed every point as they beat Leake County 63-62 on Saturday night.
Central Holmes' magical run came to an abrupt end last week with a pair of losses in the Class AA state tournament.
The Lady Trojans beat Centreville 46-44 in the opening round before losing to Brookhaven 53-46 in the semifinals to snap a 23-game winning streak.
After splitting games in the regular season, the McAdams boys got the last word with the Coffeeville Pirates.
The Bulldogs needed two overtimes but eventually took a 73-70 win over the Pirates to capture the Division 5-1A championship on Friday at French Camp.
After starting the season with two straight losses, Central Holmes girls basketball coach Niki Edwards did not know how the season was going to go.
Edwards certainly could not have envisioned what has taken place this season.