Recently the Norris Senators claimed their 3rd District Championship in a row, but their first in the new TMSAA tournament format. First-year Coach, Matthew Box, a teacher at Norwood Middle School, and former Oliver Springs High alum, was able to lead the Senators to a 15-6 record so far this season. In the District tournament, they were able to defeat Robertsville, Jefferson, and Jacksboro in the finals to claim the title. With the win, Norris received a 1st round bye in the TMSAA Sectionals at Sevierville Middle School. They will play the winner of Mosheim and Dayton City Schools on Wednesday, January 30th at 6:15 pm.
Assisting Coach Box is Noah Green, a former AC basketball standout player.
All-tournament players were MVP Bryson Vowell, Tate Russell, Cole Phillips, Braden Miller, and Ethan Charles.