Huntland’s Mikaylie Edwards holds the ball at the top of the key and looks for an open teammate during a regional semifinal game Monday against Franklin Grace Christian Academy. Edwards scored 11 points in the 46-40 win.
The Huntland High School Lady Hornets beat the Franklin Grace Christian Academy Lady Lions 46-40 at Eagleville High School Monday to advance to the finals of their regional tournament.
The Lady Hornets got off to a slow start offensively which put them in an early hole as they trailed 24-20 at halftime.
However, the Lady Hornets stayed in the game and took the lead in the fourth quarter before holding on to win and advance.
With the win, the Lady Hornets improved to 19-12 on the season.
Read more about the game in Friday’s edition of the Herald Chronicle.
The Lady Hornets will next play Wednesday against rival Moore County High School in the regional championship game at Eagleville. Tip-off is scheduled for 7 p.m.