Photo Credit : Ray Justice Photography
The Tug Valley girls basketball team is headed back to the state tournament after picking up a 65-53 win over Gilmer County on Wednesday night in Naugatuck.
The Lady Panthers never trailed in the regional final and picked up their third win over the Gilmer County Lady Titans this season. The Panthers were up 36-31 after Gilmer County went on a run in the third quarter. The Panthers ended the period on an 11-0 run and Tug Valley never looked back.
The Lady Panthers will head to Charleston as the #1 seed in the class Single A tournament and will face off with #8 seed Pendleton County Lady Wildcats at 5:30 pm this Tuesday evening.