Lady Bulldogs win second-place honors

The Mexico High School basketball Bulldogs won the Class 4 District 8 championship Saturday against Helias. The Lady Bulldogs won second-place honors in the district championship game, losing by only 6 points to Kirksville. There will be a city-wide pep rally at 7:00 tonight on the Gary Filbert Court, to wish the Bulldogs good luck in Wednesday's sectional play. The senior boys and girls basketball players and cheerleaders will also be recognized. The Bulldogs play at 6 p.m. Wednesday against Duchesne at Troy Buchanan High School.