Madison Academy wins 4A girls basketball championship

Madison Academy wins 4A girls basketball championship
Madison Academy won the 4A girls state title. (Source: WAFF)

BIRMINGHAM, AL (WAFF) - The Madison Academy Mustangs beat the Deshler Tigers on Friday for the 4A girls state basketball title.

The Mustangs (28-7) led the Tigers (33-3) with a final score of 56-43.

Almost half of the lady Tigers' score came from Jayden Langford, whose 22 points helped them keep their lead throughout the game.

Their nine steals, four blocks and 43 allowed points also secured the Mustangs with the Go Build Alabama Defense of the Game.

The Mustangs kept their lead up with 22-19 at the half.

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