Lady Bearcats advance in regional tourney

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Brown, McKee lead Anderson past Carroll

By John Herndon

CRESTWOOD – The Anderson County girls' basketball team advanced to the Eighth Region tournament semi-finals with a 61-41 victory over 31st District runner-up Carroll County. Anderson never trailed but did not put things away until late in the third quarter. Freshman Sydney Brown led Anderson with 16 points while seventh grader Eriel McKee scored 15.

Anderson, now 19-6 on the year, advances to play tournament host South Oldham, which survived a first round scare against Walton-Verona, winning 30-27. Anderson and South Oldham will play Friday, March 6 at 6 p.m. All girls' regional tournament games are being played at South Oldham High School.

For a complete report, see the March 4 edition of The Anderson News.