Both the Girl’s and Boy’s Varsity Basketball teams are headed to the post-season playoffs which begin this week!
By virtue of a 3rd place Region finish, the Lady Wildcats will host Socastee on Tuesday the 13th at 6:00 PM. The winner of this first round game will advance to play at Goose Creek on Friday evening. The Lexington girls finished the regular season with an overall record of 15-9 and a Region mark of 8-4.
The boys received an at-large bid to the tournament after finishing the season with a record of 14-11. Despite a 4-8 Region performance, the Cats notched some impressive wins against Spring Valley, River Bluff, and Dutch Fork. They also captured the championship of the Modie Risher Holiday Classic.
On Friday night in the regular season finale, the Lady Wildcats scored 30 unanswered points spanning parts of the second and third quarters as they won big over White Knoll, 50-25. Lexington Scorers: Olivia Thompson 16, Alanna Langford 12, Brooke Foulks 7, Ayanna Langford 6, Chelsea Davis 4, Jill Miller 2, Ellie Chmura 2.
The boys fell in an upset 49-43 as the Timberwolves, winners of just 1 previous game this season, came to life with a physical performance. Lexington Scorers: Tyler Reed 17, Mason Carver 13, Jack Vandergeest 6, Bradley Foulks 5, Joseph Long 2.