Special to the Recorder
The Nease girls basketball team defeated Booker T. Washington 65-44 last Friday, Feb. 22 in the regional finals at home. With the win, the Lady Panthers have advanced to the state semifinals in Lakeland, where they will play Fort Myers on Friday, March 1 at noon.
Leading Nease to victory against Booker T. Washington was captain and senior Kiya Turner, who scored 24 points. Camille Hobby added 20 points.
Hannah Favorite is a student at Nease High School.