In Feb. 14-20 Issue
The Russell County Mighty Lakers boys and girls basketball
team hosted Barren County on Tuesday night, which was also Senior Night.
In the first game, the Lakers beat beat Barren County 66-64
after mounting a huge comeback in the victory.
Russell outscored Barren by nine points in the fourth
quarter to claim a much needed and well deserved victory.
Bryon Ellis and Timmy Coffey led the Lakers with 22 each
while Robbie Bell scored four points.
Adam Justice, Josh Popplewell and Bryson McFall each had
The Lady Lakers outscored Barren County in the final two
quarters but a lackluster first half proved to be too big a hole to climb out
Michelle Copley led the Lakers with 22 while Ashley Franklin
had 8, Lindsay Ramage had 6, Rachael Miller and Kyla Thomas had three and Blair
Hoover, Heather Burton and LeeAnn Grider had two points.