Journal-Times (Grayson, KY)

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December 4, 2013

Bates' Crazy 8

(Continued)

Dec. 4, 2013 —

Boyd County has a lot of pieces back from last season to be in the race and let’s not forget about Lewis County. If they hit free throws in the semifinal like they did in the opening round of the 16th Region tournament against East, they play for a spot in the state tournament. They have the core of their team back. One other team in the 63rd makes the list, Greenup County is at No. 6.

And then there is the 61st District. The Crazy 8 has three teams from the western part of the region. Bath County, where if you follow coach Troy Lee Thomas on Twitter, you would know he has kept his girls working from the end of last season to get ready for this year. They have one of the top sophomores in the state in Sarah Price, which makes them a dangerous team.

The Champion Fleming County Panthers are in at No. 7 while the Rowan County Lady Vikings check in at No. 8. Coach Jen Williams’ bunch only lost three seniors last year, but one of them was Taylor Conn.

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