Parrott’s Bearden boys hoops sought to match girls’ perfection in title tilt

Seeking to match Bearden girls hoop’s unblemished success in District 4-AAA, the Bulldog boys of Jeremy Parrott — recently named District Coach of the Year — played Maryville for the 4-AAA tourney title at BHS Tuesday, Feb. 23 (after deadline).

Led by District MVP A.J. Pruitt, a senior guard, and All-District teammates Izaiha Bredwood (senior guard), Hayden Treadwell (senior wing) and Walker Kyle (junior post), top-seeded Bearden — ranked among the top-3 statewide in Class AAA — sought to go 16-0 in 4-AAA, 26-3 overall with a win versus No. 2-seed MHS.

Honorable mention Dawg was junior guard Elijah Bredwood.