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February 9, 2013

Tiftarea JV girls win region

TIFTON — The Tiftarea Academy Lady Panthers junior varsity squad won the region championship Saturday with an impressive win over Southland Academy, 40-15, to finish the season undefeated, 13-0. The boys were defeated in their first game by Brookwood School, 22-20.

In the finale against Southland, Maci Paulk led Tiftarea with 10. Caroline Mann contributed nine and Macy Strenth seven. The 13-0 mark is the second one the Tiftarea junior varsity team has had. Softball also finished 13-0

In the first girls game against Brookwood, Tiftarea thrashed their opponents 35-21. Paulk scored 11, Strenth 10 and Hannah Gunter, six

In the boys 22-20 loss to Brookwood, Logan Carswell and Michael Garvey each had eight points. They finish 5-7.

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