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District champs: Sikeston holds off arch rival Notre Dame 49-47

Sunday, March 1, 2009

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Sikeston's Michael Porter drives to the basket against Notre Dame's Joseph Tolbert Friday night. Porter stole the ball and drove around Tolbert for a layup that put the Bulldogs ahead 49-47 with 0:23.5 remaining in the game. Porter, who was suffering from the flu, finished with 20 points.
(Photo by David Jenkins, Staff)
Michael Porter steps up late to lift Sikeston

SIKESTON -- Friday's district title game between Sikeston and Notre Dame could be called many things such as a season sweep, a dogfight or an instant classic, but one thing is for sure, it is a district championship victory that is once again in the hands of the Sikeston Bulldogs. It didn't come easy and it didn't go smoothly, but Friday's 49-47 win will be remembered by many after the red and black Bulldogs had fallen in consecutive seasons to the Notre Dame Bulldogs in the district title game.

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