Last night in Sumter, our Lady Raiders soundly defeated Newberry Academy (58-34) to advance to the semi-finals in their quest for a state championship. They will play Beaufort Academy on Thursday night at 6:00 at Wilson Hall in Sumter. If they win this important game, they will advance to the state game to be held at the Sumter Civic Center at 11:00 on Saturday morning. Best of luck to Elizabeth Huff, Savanna Shelton, Peyton Myers, Lydia Hofstetter, Laura Singletary, Savanna Varn, Cassidy Gruber, Grace Judy, Maura Weathers, Vivian Weathers as well as their coaches, Callie McClure, Kara Pendarvis, and Sims Weathers.
Our varsity boys’ team plays tonight at Wilson Hall at 8:00 against Cathedral Academy to battle for a chance to play again Thursday night at 7:30 in the boys’ semi-finals. Should they be successful, they will play in the state game at the Sumter Civic Center at 12:30 Saturday afternoon. Best of luck to Wesley Griffin, Corey Judy, Brody Marchant, Chase Way, Hunter Mizzell, Alex Sieber, Ben Stokes, Hunter Steinbronn, Colby Weeks, Noah Byron, Wyatt Judy and their coaches, Buddy Hartzog, Jason Byron, Josh Gruber, and Charlie Weeks.