8th grade girls still perfect on the season


The eighth grade girls basketball team from Switzerland County Middle School picked up three more wins during the week to run their record to a perfect 11-0.

– The Lady Pacers had a hard-fought game in defeating Milan by a score of 31-21.

Balanced scoring carried the game, as Makenzie Mathews led the squad with eight points; Kelsi Konkle had six; Baylie Scudder had five; Brooke Todd had four; Megan Chitwood had four; and Courtney Pedraza and Regan Chitwood each finished with two.

– That was followed by a 32-14 victory over Greendale.

Makenzie Mathews was again the leading scorer, finishing in double figures with 10 points; while Brooke Todd and Kelsi Konkle each had seven points. Courtney Pedraza had six points; and Megan Chitwood chipped in two.

– Next came a victory over Southwestern by a score of 38-9.

Makenzie Mathews had another outstanding game, leading the team with eight points; and Megan Chitwood also finished with eight points.

Courtney Pedraza had six points in the win; Kayla Jordan and Bre Braun each had four points; and Brooke Todd, Kelsi Konkle, Baylie Scudder, and Brittany Ervin all contributed two points each.

Gary Pavy is the team’s coach.