After the JV teams completing a sweep , it was time for the varsity to have their turn at the gauntlet. The Lady Leopards did not disappoint and took a 61-38 victory over the Lady Eagles. The Lady Leopards have an over record of 2-1-0.
"We had a huge first quarter but East Jackson kept the other quarters close,” head coach Jerry King said. “We are young and will need to overcome inconsistency."
The Lady Leopards scored 21 points to the Eagles five in the first quarter of the game.
Six Lady Leopards contributed to the 21 points, Taylor Kennedy made close to half with 10 points, Lauren carter scored three points. Haley Warner, Kaitlyn Duncan, Savannah Blalock and Casey Turner scored two points each in the period.
BCHS stayed ahead in the second quarter 15-11 and led at the half 36-16 over the Lady Eagles. Kaitlyn Duncan scored six points, Abby Parks five points, Taylor Kennedy and Paige Mathis scored two points each to end the half.