Highlands girls varsity basketball team came out ready to play on Friday at home against Nantahala and scored a solid victory in a conference game with a final score of 69-23.
The Lady Highlanders next play at 4 p.m. against Cherokee at home on Jan. 15.
Highlands Abby Olvera brings the ball down the court on Friday against Nantahala. Highlands won 69-23.
Highlands Hayley Borino wrestles for the ball against Natahala on Friday.
Highlands Julia Schmitt is not about to give up the ball against Nantahal on Friday.
Highlands Brooklyn Houston snags a rebound against Nantahala and looks down court for the long pass.
It was a tense moment for Highlands’ bench when Kedra McCall grabbed her own rebound and then went up again for a second shot, scoring the basket and drawing the foul.
Pictured below are Highlands Jeslyn Head diving for a loose ball under the hoop and dishes it off to Julia Schmitt who lays it up for 2.
Photos by Brian O’Shea
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