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Lady Warriors Fall to Paxton in District Final, 77-59

Paxton's Strong Inside Game Too Much for Leyton

DALTON-- On Friday, February 23, the Leyton Lady Warriors hosted the Paxton Tigers girls basketball team for the D2-6 District Final games, and a chance to return to the NSAA State Tournament. Leyton came into the matchup with a strong 21-and-3 record, seeded number 6. The Paxton girls had a 16-and-9 record, and were seeded number 11, and had lost to Leyton back on January 4 by 13 points. The stage was set for the Lady Warriors to punch their ticket for another State Tournament appearance, and a big and loud crowd was on hand to cheer them on.

However, it was the Paxton squad that started out...


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