Panthers Trounce Seymour in Quarterfinals

Pekin’s Brody Long had 28 points and 15 rebounds last Thursday [photo submitted].


2-20-2014 Pekin 88, Seymour 31


Last Thursday’s 1A District quarterfinal matchup between Pekin and Seymour was a mismatch in every sense of the word.

The Panthers took care of business against the four-win Seymour team, 88-31, and moved on to the District semifinals against Wayne, Corydon on Tuesday in Centerville.

The Panthers led 29-7 after the first quarter and increased their lead to 53-17 at the half, before coasting to the finish.