Chester County fall to Crockett following Christmas break

Payton Rhodes goes toward the net in the game against Crockett County. Photo by Cynthia Kilburn, Crockett County Times

Both the Eaglettes and Eagles fell to the Crocket County Cavaliers in their games after Christmas break.
The girls lost 51-37, and the guys lost 59-57.
Being down only by three points at halftime, 22-18, the Eaglettes were putting up a tough game.
However, the Eaglettes were not able to hit many shots in the third which caused them to fall behind 40-24 and eventually lose the game.
The Eagles battled for a win even though they did not come out on top.
They ended the first quarter being up 14-9 and went into halftime being up 32-22.
By the end of the third, it was tied at 40.
The Cavaliers scored just two more points than the Eagles in the fourth which gave them the win.

Eagle, Micheal Pirtle, tries to defend a Cavaliers player’s shot. Photo by Cynthia Kilburn, Crockett County Times