Girls Varsity Basketball
The varsity girls participated in the Pre-Season Palmetto Rehab Tip- Off Tournament on Monday, 11/24/14 at York Comprehensive High School. The result was a loss to RJ Renolds High School from Winston Salem, N.C. The final score was 70-52. Christian Hithe led all scorers with 16 points followed by Megan Davis and Akia Dunlap with 10 each. Following them were Dominique Hill and Shantay Taylor with 5 points . Bayleigh Ponds, Brittany Joyner and Joi Jones netted 2 each. Joi Jones and Shantay Taylor were the leading rebounders with 6 apiece. Next game is Tuesday, 11/25/14 against Andrew Jackson High School at 6:00.
JV Girls Basketball
The JV girls lost a close one to Andrew Jackson last night 30-34. We were led in scoring by Breanna Martinez with 9 points, Fredi Pritchett 8 points, Sabrina Martinez 5 points, Shalyn Jacobs and Tierney Porter 3 points each and Ti'Asia Wilson 2 points. We play tonight at 5:30 vs either York or Rock Hill. First lost to break 26 game winning streak.
Dr. Shuko Watanabe is on the piano faculty at Washington and Lee University. A native of Japan, she has toured extensively and is a recording artists with Navona and Capstone Records. Dr. Watanabe was Dr. Hawkins' teacher when he, himself, was a teenager! Today, she coached students on music by Beethoven and JS Bach. Thanks to the Spring Valley Education Foundation for the purchase of the piano for our auditorium.
|Photo courtesy of Sandy Marcotte|
Richland Two schools will be closed in recognition of the Thanksgiving Holiday; Wednesday, November 26th, Thursday, November 27th, and Friday, November 28th. Happy Thanksgiving!