Eighth graders claim Classic championship


The Switzerland County Lady Pacer eighth grade team won the championship of the inaugural “Snowbird Classic” on Saturday.

In the opening game, the Lady Pacers defeated St. Lawrence 39-6.

Hayley South had 10 points in the win, with Kelly Kincaid adding eight points; and Bre Hinman and Allie Mathews contributing six points each. Jenna Shelley had five points; and Kali Carfield and Courtney Roland had two points each.

In the title tilt, it was the Lady Pacers defeating Rising Sun by a final score of 35-14.

Bre Hinman, Kelly Kincaid, and Kali Carfield led the balanced attack, each scoring eight points; and Allie Mathews contributed six points, and Hayley South had five.