8th grade basketball begins


8th grade girls team opens season

The eighth grade girls basketball team from Switzerland County Middle School opened its season on Thursday night with a 31-20 loss to Gallatin County.

The team rallied back after falling behind by 21 points in the first half, but couldn’t complete the comeback after an outstanding second half.

Kinley and Kalli Morton led the Lady Pacers, with each scoring five points in the contest; while Ashley Peelman had four points.

Riley King, Emma Giglio, and Jody Breeck each contributed two points to the effort.