Colts women’s basketball season ends in home playoff loss
Published 4:19 pm Wednesday, February 27, 2019
The No. 16-seeded West Stanly women’s basketball team, hosting its first home playoff game in 10 years, lost to the No. 17 West Davidson Dragons 55-42 in the first round of the NCHSAA 2A state playoffs Tuesday.
Kailey Furr was top scorer for the Colts (14-14) with 15 points on five made 3-pointers, while Raelee Furr added 10 points.
Haley Lowe led the Dragons (18-8) with 21, while Sarah Rabon added 11.
The Colts kept the game close in the first half, trailing 14-8 after one quarter and 27-22 at halftime. West Davidson rallied in the third quarter, limiting West Stanly to one made field goal in outscoring the Colts 13-2.
West Stanly graduates four seniors from this season’s team: Brittany Greene, Madelyn Huneycutt, Callie Donaghue and Kayla Tibbets.