In Oct. 8 Issue
The Russell County Middle School teams played two games last week, they hosted Clinton County on Monday and then traveled to Metcalfe County on Tuesday.
The 7th graders won against Clinton County 23 - 7, but fell to Metcalfe County in overtime 25 - 27.
Alyssa Bennett lead both games with 10 points and 13 rebounds against Clinton County.
Kelsey Simpson and Raven Helm added 4 points each and Brittany Simpson added 5 points and 7 steals for the game.
The 8th graders defeated Clinton County 43 - 27 with Danielle Walters leading the Lady Lakers with 13 points, Madison Loy had 12 points, Abigail Adams had 8 points, Baylee Hadley had 6 and Alyssa Bennett and Makenzie Back each contributed 2 points.
Madison Loy lead the team with 8 steals on the night. The 8th graders also defeated Metcalfe County 33 - 21.
Madison Loy and Danielle Walters had 9 each, Baylee Hadley had 8 points, Abigail Adams had 6 points and Rachel McFall had 1 point.