Hayti boys advance to Missouri final four for the first time since 1983

DEXTER, Mo. (Dunklin Daily Democrat) - The Hayti varsity boys basketball program advanced to the state final four for the first time since 1983 with a convincing 74-48 win against the Oran Eagles in a Class 2 quarterfinal contest Saturday.

Hayti improved its record to 21-9 with the victory.

Hayti will play Billings at 3:20 p.m. Thursday in its state semifinal contest. The game will take place at Mizzou Arena in Columbia, Mo.