The Varsity Girls Basketball team is in the final stretch of Region 6-AAAAA competition and is having considerably more success than last year.
During the week of January 22, the Lady Raiders played four games in five days, three of which were region contests. The Lady Raiders won two of the three region games, defeating Grady and Carver and falling to the first place team, Jackson.
When the dust settled at the end of the week, the Lady Raiders held a 6-6 region record and were #4 in the region standings. The top four teams in the region receive a "bye" in the region tournament. With two region contests remaining on the schedule, the Lady Raiders would love to clinch a top four spot.
The Tuesday, January 30 game is at Lithia Springs; the Friday, February 2 game is at home. Check the schedule and come support the Lady Raiders at home, or on the road
Girls Varsity 2017-18 Schedule
Region game recaps:
On Tuesday, January 23 the Lady Raiders traveled to Grady to face the Lady Knights for the second time this season. Although the Lady Knights won the earlier meeting in Sandy Springs, the Lady Raiders returned the favor by beating Grady 50-40 on their home court.
On Friday, January 26, Carver came to Sandy Springs for the second game in the home/away series. The Lady Raiders swept the series with a crushing defeat of the Lady Tigers, 60-19.
On Saturday, January 27, the Lady Raiders hosted #1 team in the region, Jackson. The Lady Jaguars won decisively, 57-32.