Lady Panthers win 61-31; Boys win 55-46
The Centralia Panthers girls and boys basketball teams marked their 2021 Courtwarming with a double win over their Clarence Cannon Conference rivals, the Highland Cougars.
Centraila’s teams lead all four quarters of each game.
The Ladies were up 10-17 in the first, 30-19 in the second, 44-24 in the third and finished it 61-32. Elly Crum led on the scoreboard with a game-high 22 points. Morgan Ross scored 12 and Jocelyn Bostick – 10.
Summer Goings led Highland with nine.
Centralia’s boys had a closer game.
They led 13-11 in the first, 24-15 at halftime, 38-24 in the third before finishing in a closely contested 55-46 fourth.
Grant Erisman led the Panthers with 15 points. Nathan Greene scored 10 and Beau Gordon – nine.
The Lady Panthers host California Saturday afternoon, 3:30 in Centralia.
The boys team goes to Macon Tuesday night.
For the full article, see next week’s edition of the Centralia Fireside Guard.