Panther Girls Head to Barre Auditorium for Semifinals

Panther Girls Head to Barre Auditorium for Semifinals

The No. 2 seed TA varsity girls basketball team soundly defeated a talented White River Valley High School team on Friday, March 1, to win the VPA Division III quarterfinals. While the final score of 64-32 points to a decisive Panther victory, White River Valley, a young team with only one senior, played a strong first half and continued to fight hard through the fourth quarter.

The TA girls, now 18-2 for the season, will go to the Barre Auditorium on Thursday, March 7, to face No. 3 seed Windsor in the D-III semifinals, in a rematch of last year’s state championship game.

In Friday’s quarterfinal game, Emily Vaughan had 23 points, Casey MacVeagh had 10, and Kiana Johnson, pictured above, had eight.

The photos accompanying this post were taken by parent Kelly Smith.

Varsity Girls Basketball Team clasps hands for National Anthem.