Traditionally the Lady Cougars have had a rough road against the teams they play when they make it to the regional tournament. For homecoming they faced one of those teams in the Lady Admirals from Farragut. This time the Lady Cougars would not be denied.
They jumped out to an early lead and though the Lady Admirals battles hard they were not a match for the Lady Cougars. In a hard fought game the Lady Cougars sent the Lady Admirals back to Knox County with a decisive 61-52 victory.
The Lady Cougars were clicking on all cylinders in the game and Skylar Boshears put 29 points on the board in one of her best outings of the season thus far.
At halftime of the Lady Cougar’s contest junior Jordan Tolliver was named Mr.Spirit.
In the boys contest the Admirals managed to come out on top in spite of a furious comeback by the Cougars. In spite of a valiant effort by the Cougars the Admirals held on to their lead when the final buzzer sounded. The final was 72-62.
After the basketball ended homecoming began. Senior cheerleader Claire Chambers was crowned by last year’s queen. Alexis North, as the new homecoming queen.