Lady Eagles win first round of 1st Region Tournament


Ellie Carter drives past Hickman County in a regular season game. The Eagles defeated the Falcons during the first round of the regional tournament.

The Lady Eagles beat Hickman County 50-28 in the first round of regionals.

¨It feels really good, and I am very happy that we played out best and can come forward on to the next round,” said point guard Ellie Carter.

¨We just need to keep practicing and putting in extra work to do out best and have fun,¨ she added.

Nealey Jackson led Graves County with 13 points, followed by Avery Myatt with 10 points, and Autumn Harris with 8 points.

The Lady Eagles record is currently 19-3.

The next game for the Lady Eagles is Thursday against Marshall County at the CFSB Center.