TECUMSEH (KSNT) – The Seaman Lady Vikings outlasted Shawnee Heights last night 36-35 and in the nightcap the T-Birds rallied from a 17-point deficit to earn a doubleheader split.
The girls game came down to the final seconds. Seaman’s Tatyana Legette converted 1-of-2 from the free throw line with three seconds remaining to give Seaman a one-point advantage. A half-court buzzer beater attempt from Shawnee Heights guard Blaize Burgess hit the front of the rim.
Tony Barksdale Jr. scored 32 points to lead a furious comeback by the T-Birds in the boys contest. Shawnee Heights won 74-68 and improve to (3-0) on the season.