North Lamar 8th Graders Results against Paris Junior High

NL LOGOThe Panther Boys A team dropped a close game against Paris at North Lamar with the final score 30-25.  After falling behind 11-0 in the first quarter, the Panthers clawed back to within 3 but fell short in the end.  The loss puts NL in third place in district with a 3-2 mark.  Tyler Hill led NL offensively with 13 points and Austin Exum had another strong defensive performance and scored seven.  Matt Gibbons and Cody Williams each had 7 rebounds for NL.

In the 8th B game, the Panthers took a three point lead into the 4th quarter against Paris but got outscored 10-3 in the final quarter to drop the game 22-18.  Josh Dangerfield hit three from behind the arc for nine points and Ben Dong chipped in four.  Seth and Ashton Carter played well defensively for NL who dropped to 2-2 on the season.

By: Greg Higgins, eParisExtra

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Greg Higgins - Sports Editor Greg has lived in the Paris area for most of his life and is a huge sports fan. He loves talking about sports and writing about it. Greg has been a part of eparisextra since the beginning of 2012. Greg also covers the Dallas Mavericks for several different websites. He is very active in his church. When he's not writing about or watching sports, you can find him working out or hanging out with his wife.