Achaeans News · Herron Makes History: Girls Basketball Wins Their First Sectional Game Ever


On Tuesday February 2, 2016 Herron’s girls basketball team made history. Not only did they win, but it was the first time ever the girls team won a sectionals game. They played Marshall and had a final score of 49-18. Here are a few stats on the game:

Senior Marisah Staggs made a single-game record for the most steals with 10, also scoring a total of 10 points and 9 rebounds. Freshman Rylee Butcher scored a total of 13 points and had 7 rebounds.Sophomore Ruby Scott had a total of 7 rebounds and a steal. Freshman Maddie Caughlan had a total of 9 points and an assist and block. Way to go ladies and good luck in the sectionals semi-finals!