South Medford basketball players Kylie Towry and Yaremi Mejia will be the guests Friday when the Mail Tribune's live, unscripted and interactive sports chat returns for a 41st week.

South Medford basketball players Kylie Towry and Yaremi Mejia will be the guests Friday when the Mail Tribune's live, unscripted and interactive sports chat returns for a 41st week.

They will speak with Mail Tribune sports reporter Dan Jones at noon. Log on to www.mailtribune.com/mtsportschat to watch and participate. Jones, Towry and Mejia will take questions and comments live. You may also e-mail your questions in advance to djones@mailtribune.com.

The Southern Oregon Hybrid champion Panthers (19-5, 12-0 SOH) will host a Class 6A playoff game on Wednesday.

Towry and Mejia, who are both sophomore guards, combined for 33 points as South Medford defeated North Medford 64-29 at North Medford High on Wednesday. The Panthers finished 3-0 against the Black Tornado this season.

— Staff reports