February 9, 2012
The William Monroe boys fell to George Mason, 70-48, in a one-game playoff for the regular season Bull Run title. Monroe beat Mason on Feb. 4, 54-46, to force the playoff.
With the win the Mustangs secured the top seed in the Bull Run Tournament while Monroe will host Central as the No. 2 seed.
Also in Bull Run boys play, the Madison boys beat Manassas Park 71-57, to earn a shot at the winner of the Central-Monroe game.
Meanwhile in other boys action, Monticello went on the road and fell to George Wythe, 58-57, in the Mustangs' regular-season finale. Monticello was without eight players who were suspended for coming off the bench in a melee against Charlottesville earlier this week.
On the girls side, Madison County scored a 36-32 upset win over rival Clarke County in the Bull Run District quarterfinals. The fifth-seeded Mountaineers will face top seed George Mason next Wednesday in the semifinals.
High School Basketball
William Monroe 48, George Mason 70
Manassas Park 57, Madison County 71
Monticello 57, George Wythe 58
Madison County 36, Clarke County 32
Covenant 61, Stuart Hall 36