Li’l Cards third-grade basketball takes top spot in Tennessee tourney

The Scott County Li’l Cards third-grade basketball team went down to Gatlinburg, Tennessee, and won the second-annual Gatlinburg Hardwood Classic. SC prevailed 35-34 in the championship game against an AAU team from Atlanta, Georgia. They are currently 30-8 this season against teams in their age group. All the players attend Scott County elementary schools. Pictured, left to right: coach Adam Kearney, Brady Orem, Brody Ison, Colt Delimpo, Kendall Kearney, Jesse Washington (behind Kearney), Max McCord, Myles Howard, Carter Cash, Jayden Walker, Jackson Bishop and coach Anthony Delimpo.