The North Elementary School Lady Warriors came up three points short against Dyer County Junior High in Saturday’s TNT State Championship in Springfield. North fell 29-26. The teams battled to a very defensive 6-6 tie. North took command with a 14-8 third quarter and looked to be on their way to the win. Dyer County posted a 15-6 final quarter to take the title.
Taylor Meeks led North with 12 points, including two three pointers. Emma Seagroves followed with 11. McKenzie Broadway added three points.
Meeks, Seagroves and Broadway were named all state for the event. Makayla Kirby and Leah Hiett were honorable mentions to the all-state team.