On Friday, January 4, the ninth grade Lampeter-Strasburg Boys Basketball team played against Manheim Central. The Pioneers won the tip-off and started off strong on an 8-0 run but the lack of defense gave Central the edge to come back and make it 8-8.
By the end of the quarter, L-S had the lead 16-12. As the game went on in the second quarter both teams went back and forth with scoring and great defense. At halftime, L-S had the lead with a score of 22-20. Central managed to bring the deficit to two points.
L-S came out of the locker room strong to keep the lead at 34-30 at the end of the third quarter. If Central wanted any chance at winning the game they would need to tighten up on defense to get some stops for them to be able to score on offense.
With the fourth quarter winding down both teams were fighting hard but L-S found themselves getting the edge over Central with better defense, smart passing on offense, and being able to hit their free throws late in the game when they m…
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Solanco girls varsity basketball team, one of the toughest teams to beat. Shooters. Strong. Aggressive. Determined.
These are all words you can use to describe the girls' team. Coming from a loss, they are ready for the win. This game to them is one of the most important games of the season for them and they want that win. They've been waiting for the day that they could beat the Lady Pioneers. For 25 games straight they have lost to them. This win could be the beginning of something new and great for this team.
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Lampeter-Strasburg Girls Varsity Basketball team, number one in their division. Fit. Athletic. Fast. Aggressive. All around good players.
Every L-S female basketball player can be described as these words. District Champs two years in a row and now ranked the top team in the district. They plan o…