Chester County Junior High School Girls; Best Of West Runner-Up

The CCJHS Eaglettes fell short of winning the Best of West Championship by 2 points thus becoming the Best of West Runner-up. (photo by Suzanne McCarver)

The Chester County Junior High Girls’ had an upsetting week.
They had a good game against Hardin County during the Best of West tournament and beat them 37-27, but fell to Decatur County during the championship.
“It was a heartbreaker for sure,” Head Coach Wes Murphy said. The junior Eaglettes only lost by a mere two points, 32-30.
Jariyah Williamson, Blakely Wilson and Jena Melton won the All-tournament Awards.
On Saturday Dec. 7, the Eaglettes did beat Dyersburg though 40-32.
“That was the best performance of the season from my team,” Murphy said as the Jariyah Williamson led in scoring with 21 points and Blakely Wilson managed to sink three 3-pointers.
On Monday Dec 9, they fell to JCS 21-29. They played a good game, but just could not manage to sink the shots that they positioned themselves to get.
“It wasn’t our best shooting night at all,” Murphy said.

Jariyah Williamson and the other CCJHS Eaglettes played against Decatur County. Jariyah earned the All-tournament Award along with Jena Melton and Blakely Wilson. (photo by Suzanne McCarver)