Heritage Hills ready for 3A sectional rematch

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LINCOLN CITY, Ind. (WEHT) – High school basketball sectionals continue in the Hoosier state. There’s a huge 3A clash at Boonville, as Heritage Hills takes on Bosse in the semifinals.

Michael Gilbert spent the afternoon at Heritage Hills’ practice has more.

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(Michael Gilbert)
“We are in full swing for Indiana’s boy’s postseason basketball. Two top 3A teams, Bosse and Heritage Hills will meet in the semifinals. It’s a rematch from just a season ago, where the Patriots lost to the Bulldogs in the opening round. Heritage Hills feels ready to go to this time around.”

(NATE HAWKINS)
“This is a very confident group and they have been playing a lot of basketball for a lot of years together. Every time they get out there, they expect to win. That mentality is something you just can’t teach. But this is a very heavy weight battle, we are excited about being apart of it.”

(MURRAY BECHER)
“Both teams are very athletic, can shoot the ball and rebound. Both teams have a big man inside, so I think it’s a big rivalry game. The last two or three years we have lost in the opening round of sectionals. I think this year we can finally do something different.”

(BLAKE SISLEY)
“It’s just southern Indiana and Southern Indiana basketball. We know it’s one of the best things here. I think we are going to have a good crowd. We have been looking forward to this since last year and I think we are ready.”

(MICHAEL GILBERT)
“The Patriots understand the Bulldogs are in the way of a possible sectional title. This game should be good, both teams have some seniority and experience to their rosters.”

Heritage Hills and Bosse tip at six tomorrow night in Boonville.

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(This story was originally published on March 5, 2020)

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