Girls’ basketball in Florida is in week three and our county teams are faring pretty well. The Munroe Lady Cats have won three games in a row after dropping their first two games. They defeated North Florida Christian and Liberty County last week. The team defeated Liberty County 40-29 on Monday night and then North Florida Christian 56-54 on Tuesday night.
Against Liberty County the team got double-figure scoring from Maddey Pappadakis and Khadejah with 12 and 11 points respectively. Pappadakis, Anna Jones and Jeri Sloan had seven rebounds each. Pappadakis also added seven steals.
In the North Florida Christian game, Munroe led by one at the half and the score stayed close the entire game. Three girls had double figures scoring – Pappadakis scored 14, Glynn 11 points and Mary Pat Thomas 12 points. Thomas and Pappadakis also had double-doubles with Thomas adding 17 rebounds and Pappadakis 10 rebounds.
In other action West Gadsden lost to Lincoln 56-22 and Wakulla 49-19. East Gadsden defeated Madison County 74-66.