Crowley County Chargers vs. John Mall Panthers (District 6 Quarter-Final) PREVIEW

The 2016 Class 2A District 6 Tournament kicks off today! We’re previewing each Ark Valley teams matchup. Lastly is Crowley County vs. John Mall. The game will be played in Ordway at “Charger Gym”, by virtue of Crowley County being the higher seed coming in at #2. John Mall comes into the match-up as the #7 Seed in the District Tournament.

Crowley County and John Mall have met twice this season, with Crowley County winning both games.. The teams met on December 12th in Walsenburg, the Chargers came away with a 63-54 victory. The leading scorers for each team were: Bryce Buhr of Crowley County, and Ronnie Ruiz of John Mall.

The two teams met once again, this time in Ordway on January 29th. The Chargers one again came away with a victory by a score of 72-61. The leading scorers for this game were: Bradley Clabey of Crowley County with 23 points, and Ronnie Ruiz of John Mall with 17 points

Look for this game to be high scoring as both teams look to advance to the semi-finals on Thursday. The game is win or go home so both teams will give it their all. Win and you go to Otero Junior College for the Semi-Finals, lose and you’re done.

Players to Watch For:

Crowley County– Bradley Clabey & Hayden Carter

John Mall–Ronnie Ruiz & Destry Crockett