Paris Junior High Basketball Results
7th Grade B Team played hard in their season finale. Leading scorers were Jackson Rogers with nine points, and Varshad Richardson with three. Colby Dixon, Walker Preston, and Kyler Beshirs played hard on the defensive side of the ball. Final score Paris 18, NL 26. The B Team finishes the season with a record of 3-1.
8th Grade B Team finished their with a perfect 5-0 record. The Wildcats were led by point guard Jordan Mitchell with seven points, Blaze’un Young added four, and Demontre Ainsworth added two. They were led on defense by Keshawn Ellis, Zach Ellis, and Wesley Gage who had multiple rebounds and steals. Final score Paris 25, NL 21.
7th Grade A Team finished the regular season with a loss to North Lamar. They went into halftime down by one point. An 11-0 run by North Lamar in the third quarter created a gap the Cats cold not overcome. Final score Paris 13, NL 27. The 7th Grade A Team finishes the regular season with a record of 1-7.
8th Grade A Team capped off a perfect season last night with a win to finish the regular season 8-0. The Wildcats got off the a slow start only scoring 12 points in the first half. A great third quarter run of 15 points helped gain a good lead going into the fourth quarter. A strong defensive stand in the fourth helped seal the victory for Paris. Final score Paris 38, NL 28. Leading scorers were Daz Mason with 14 points, Josh Robinson with 12, and Jordan Furtch with six. Jalen Easter and Montana Payne led the Wildcats in rebounds last night. The Wildcats go into this weekends district tournament tied for first with Pleasant Grove. The tournament will be Saturday, February 15th at Paris High School. Games begin at 9:00 AM.