HS BASKETBALL | Doss High School has tuned out the doubters all season

03/15/2016 10:00 AM

The Kentucky High School state basketball tournament starts Wednesday afternoon, and features a select few teams making consecutive trips to Rupp Arena. One of those teams is Doss High School, the back-to-back 6th Region Champs out of Louisville under second year head coach Tony Williams.

Coach Williams’ ties to the program are stronger than normal, he played for the Dragons in high school before playing in a Louisville uniform in his college career. He took over as head coach in 2014, and inherited a team with tons of promise. He turned that promise into a sweet sixteen appearance last season, but were knocked out in the round of eight by Covington Catholic.

The Dragons reset after the 2015 tournament, and entering this season were largely counted out of contention for the 6th region crown, and have been proving doubters wrong ever since.

Garrett Moore

Garrett is a Sports Producer for Spectrum News. He is a graduate of Middle Tennessee State and got his start as a sports photographer. He now produces Sports Night, the state’s only nightly show dedicated to in-depth coverage of all sports in Kentucky. Sports Night airs weeknights at 6:30 and 10:30 on Spectrum News or anytime with Spectrum On Demand. Outside the station, Garrett enjoys golfing, hiking, fishing, and prides himself on being all-in as a sports spectator. He won a gift card for playing an air guitar in the student section during an MTSU basketball game. Follow Garrett on Twitter @SportsNightGM for real-time sports updates or if you just want to see the shenanigans that go on behind the scenes in getting Sports Night on the air.

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