The McAdory Yellow Jackets Varsity girls basketball team won the AHSAA Class 6a Area 9 Champions by defeating the Bessemer City Purple Tigers in the finals on Thursday, February 7 by a score of 72 - 43 at McAdory. McAdory will advance to the sub-regionals to face off against the Class 6a Area 11 runner-ups Minor on Monday, February 11, 2019 at 7:00 p.m. at McAdory.

McAdory’s Jamya Tyus was named MVP of the Class 6a Area 9 Tournament. Jordan Austin, Michaila Harve, and Sanaiya Morris from McAdory made the Class 6a Area 9 All Tournament Team.

The stars of the final games for the McAdory Yellow Jackets were Jamya Tyus with 21 points and Michiaia Harve with 14 points.

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