Multiple Teams · JV Girls Basketball vs Eastern

The JV Lady Panthers took on county rival Eastern  last friday night in the South Gym here at home. The Panthers jumped out to and early lead thanks to pressure defense leading to easy baskets. The score was 17-4 at the end of the first. Tessa Sanders led the way with 12 first half points as the Panthers stretched  the lead to 24-6. Injuring in the second half forced Eastern to play with only 4 girl, so the Panthers did as well. A great team effort on both ends of the floor gave the young Panthers their 4th win of the season 47-19. Tessa Sanders had 17 pts, 9 rebounds, and 7 steals for Western. Kailin Hendershot chipped in a double/double with 10pts and 11 rebounds as well. The 4-4 JV Panthers go on the road to Lebanon tomorrow night.