AA blog: Checking in on the girls’ side
A few girls hoops notes from around Class AA:
- In Region 7, the Peperrell Lady Dragons may be emerging as the team to beat. They’re 10-0 including 4-0 in the region, with one of those region wins coming against Calhoun, another favorite to win the region. The Lady Dragons beat Calhoun 62-55 on Dec. 14, marking a vast improvement from last season when the Yellow Jackets went 2-0 against them, outscoring them a combined 108-88. The Lady Jackets are outscoring their opponents by an average 60-38 so far this season.
- The Walnut Grove Christmas Tournament could feature an all-Class AA final between the Jefferson Lady Dragons of Region 8 and the Greater Atlanta Christian Lady Spartans of Region 6. Both teams are in the semifinals, where on Dec. 28 the Lady Dragons will play (8-4) will play Hilton Head (S.C.) and the Lady Spartans (7-3) take on George Walton Academy. The championship is slated for Dec. 30.
- The Kendrick Lady Cherokees have improved to 8-0 after a 75-35 win over Columbus in the Shaw Tournament at Jordan. The Lady Cherokees play Central on Dec. 28 and should they win, they’ll be in the finals of the tournament.
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