by David Kellin, Editor@pantagraph.com
The Andrew Jackson Girls’ Basketball playoff hopes were smashed on the court at Christ Church Episcopal School on Friday Night with their loss by 15 points 66-51.
The majority of the points against the Lady Vols were scored in the first half of the game. The second half, the two teams were matched in scoring. The Lady Vols fell behind in the first quarter 8 to 13. The difference broadened as the game approached halftime with a 14 point deficit showing 16 to 30. Both teams scored 14 points in the third quarter thus the score gap remained. Going into the fourth quarter the score was 30-44. The Christ Church team scored 22 points to the Lady Vols 21 in the 4th quarter to win the game 66 to 51.
Caroline Wren was the lead scorer with 26 points on 7 goals and 4 treys. Osha Black had 10 points. Iesha Willams added 6 points. Lexi Roberson had 5 points. Oksana Lathan and Annsley Vick each added 2 points.
The loss ends the 2018-2019 season for the Lady Vols. The season records were 16 wins and 5 losses. 10 of the wins were regional victorys and they had 2 regional losses.
Regional Leaders, Lee Central will travel to play Saluda, and Buford will travel to Christ Church on February 18th for the next rounds of playoffs.