The Jackson County girls' basketball team entered Eastside winless on the year. But region wins are all that matter and the Panthers earned one Tuesday (Dec. 14).
Jackson County (1-7, 1-1 Region 8-AAAAA) blew out the Eagles 52-28. That included a second quarter where the Panthers only allowed three points, and fourth quarter where they only allowed five points.
The Panthers carry newfound momentum into Friday's (Dec. 17) matchup at Walnut Grove (5-4, 1-1 Region 8-AAAAA).
EASTSIDE 51, JACKSON COUNTY 31
The Jackson County boys basketball team fell to 0-2 in region play Tuesday (Dec. 14) with a lopsided loss to Eastside. Isaiah Maxey led the team with 12 points, five rebounds and four assists. The Panthers hope to bounce back Friday (Dec. 17) at Walnut Grove.