The Herald Whitaker Middle School Lady Hornets capture the pride of the mountain 7th grade championship in Inez, Kentucky over the weekend. The Lady Hornets defeated the A.B. Combs middle school from Perry County to advance championship game on Sunday against Johnson County Middle School. The Lady Hornets defeated the Lady eagles 35 to 16 to capture the Pride of the Mountain 7th grade championship.
The 7th grade Lady Hornets improve to 8-0 on the season and undefeated in conference play and the 8th grade is 4-1 on the season and undefeated in conference play. Both the 7th and 8th grade Lady Hornets will play Lawrence County on Tuesday night and Johnson County on Thursday night at home in conference games.
Above are the 7th grade Lady Hornets, the champions of the Pride of the Mountain Championship, held in Inez last weekend.
Pictured (1st row) Danielle Slusher, Cheyenne Bailey, Leslee Howard, Lynzee Howard, (2nd row) Jesse Hale, manager Cheyenne Gevedon, Jazzy Howard, Hannah Skaggs, Brooklyn Cole, JoAnna Johnson (3rd row) Asst. Coach Justin Bailey, Asst. Coach Bonnie Dyer, Head Coach Sanford Holbrook, Asst. Coach Stan Howard
Photo by Angie Skaggs