8th Grade - Reese Wins Championship in Easley

Tuesday, March 24, 2015 8:32:00 AM

Congratulations to the Upward Stars Upstate 8th Grade - Reese Girls for winning the Brawl in the Upstate in Easley this past weekend.  The team defeated the Upstate Warriors twice, the SC Raptors, and the Carolina Sprinters 65-44 in the championship game.  The leading scorers for the weekend were Lindsey Hardin (46 points), Liz Yex (35), and Caroline Reese (34).  Niyonna McIntyre led the way inside with a double-double with 11 points and 10 rebounds in the championship game.  Excellent defense and teamwork were the keys that led to the championship.