Multiple Teams · 8th Grade Girls – Invite Champs!

The 8th Grade Girls Basketball team won 1st place at the Panther Invitational on Saturday 1/17/2015.  They defeated Cowan 27-26 to advance to the Championship Finals.  In the Championship game the Panthers defeated Randolph Southern 32-31 in a very tight, competitive game.  A 3-pointer hit by Kaitlyn Jackson with 1.2 seconds left in the fourth quarter secured the win for the Panthers.  The Panthers were led by a dominating performance by Sidney Vise.  Sidney had 30 points, 19 rebounds and 2 steals.  Also leading for the Panthers were:  Kaitlyn Jackson with 17 points and 5 rebounds; Jessica Butler with 10 points and  9 rebounds; and Elizabeth Moore with 2 points, 8 rebounds, and 3 steals.  The 7th grade placed 4th led by Rena’ Witham, Cara Mullen, Katie Clark, and Alexis Howard.