In the first Madera South Shootout last season, the Madera South girls basketball team was playing for seventh place in an early morning game at Madera’s Joe Flores Gym.
What a difference a year makes.
After three wins to open the hometown tournament including a 56-45 win over Firebaugh on Friday night, the Stallions found themselves on their home court playing for the 2nd annual Madera South Shootout championship against an undefeated Selma team.
Madera South couldn’t complete the tough task of knocking off a Bears’ club that not only claimed the Madera tournament title last season but also won 30 games on the way to a runner-up finish in the Central Section Div. III championship game...