Saturday, March 14, 2009

West Charlotte wins first N.C. girls state title

After 71 years, West Charlotte's girls are finally state champions.

The Lions struggled throughout their 78-60 state final win over Durham Hillside, but in the fourth quarter, West Charlotte dug deep and found its chamnpionship heart.

After Hillside cut the Lions lead to 62-59 with 3:35 to play, West Charlotte went on a 16-1 run to end the game and made big free throws down the stretch.

5 comments:

Anonymous said...

Congratulations Lady Lions!

Anonymous said...

WE DID IT!! WE STATE CHAMPS!!!! DUB-C U KNO!!! CONGRADS GURLS!!! WE GON PARTY AT SKOOL MONDAY

Dawn M. Hand, Class of '84 said...

It's been a long time coming. Roaring proudly. Great win, Lady Lions.

Anonymous said...

Congrats DUB-C U KNO!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!

Anonymous said...

Way to go Lady-Lions. I am so proud of each and everyone of you. Congratulations on what you all have accomplished.