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Lincoln County’s seventh-grade girls advance in SRC tourney; sixth-grade season ends

The Lincoln County Middle School sixth- and seventh-grade girls basketball teams opened the Salt River Conference (SRC) Postseason Tournament with different outcomes, with the sixth-graders bowing out in the first round while the seventh-graders moved on.

The Lady Eagle seventh-graders (17-2, 10-2 SRC) earned the right to advance with a decisive win over visiting East Jessamine Middle. Lincoln’s sixth-grade Lady Eagles (8-11, 4-8) fell to host Anderson County in their tourney game.

Results from the games follow:

6th Grade
Lincoln at Anderson

Anderson 27, Lincoln 17
LC. 2 2 7 6 – 17
AC 5 6 8 8 – 27

Lincoln: Germani Crosby 12, Brooke Prewitt 3, Beth Luster 1, Mackenzie Shelton 1.

Anderson: Glass 10, Cooper 7, Mefford 4, Beasley 2, Clark 2, Wells 2.

7th Grade
East Jessamine at Lincoln
Lincoln 55, East 15

EJ 6 4 3 2 15
LC 22 13 13 7 55

Lincoln: Taylen Ralston 15, Alexia Baldock 11, Hallie Mullins 9, Kloie Halcomb 7, Gaitlin Lewis 6, Milah Mullins 6, Jayle Underwood 1.

East Jessamine: Hubbard 7, Faulkner 5, Hunt-Kistner 3.