Blan 7th, 8th grade girls split with Massie

The Blanchester seventh and eighth grade girls basketball teams split games with Clinton-Massie on Monday.

The seventh grade defeated Clinton-Massie 23-15. Blanchester (4-1 on the year) led 10-2 at halftime.

Torie Potts had nine points for the young BHS girls while Kylee Hamm added six. Maggie Grant, Audrey Byrom and Maddie Gillman had two points each.

The eighth grade Ladycats lost to the Lady Falcons 24-17. Blan (2-3) trailed by 12 late in the game but cut the deficit to seven with approximately two minutes to play, the coaches reported.

Abbey Irwin had six points to pace the offense. Kaylee Coyle and Shelbie Panetta had four points each. Gracie Roy totaled two points and Macey Waldron had one point.