The Russell County Laker and Lady Laker Basketball teams picked up big district wins on the road at Monroe County last night.
In the first game, the Lady Lakers came out on top with a five-point victory over the Lady Falcons with a final score of 51-46.
With the win, the Lady Lakers have now won 7 of their last 8 and are 2-1 in district play.
In the nightcap, the Lakers came away with a 69-60 win over the Falcons and now hold a 3-0 mark in district play.
The Lakers are back in action on Thursday, hosting Adair County in a Kentucky 2A tournament sectional matchup. Tip-off is scheduled for 5:30 p.m.
The Lady Lakers are back in action on Friday for a 2A tournament sectional matchup, hosting Marion County. That game will also get underway at 5:30 p.m.