Lady Eagles suffer first defeat

Published 12:08 pm Thursday, January 24, 2019

Prince Edward County High School’s varsity girls basketball team experienced its first loss of the 2018-19 season Tuesday night when it fell 47-45 in overtime to host Amelia County High School. The Lady Eagles, now 12-1 overall, led by as many as 16 points during the game, but they let Amelia finish strong. “They played a great game in the fourth quarter,” Prince Edward Head Coach Carlton Redd said of the Lady Raiders, who outscored the Lady Eagles 17-5 in the fourth and 7-5 in overtime. Prince Edward senior point guard Da’Mya Harris, pictured above, scored 19 points to lead her team, despite the loss.

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