First Flight High boys and girls capture hoops wins

By on January 12, 2023

Edenton freshman Chloe Chappell (11) defends First Flight senior Courtney Beasley. (Photos by Taylor Newton)
First Flight junior Kellen Morris (left) looks for an opening around Edenton sophomore Janyrah Basnight. (Photos by Taylor Newton)
First Flight sophomore MacKenzie McAvoy (0) runs down the court to catch up with Edenton junior Liza Bond (5). (Photos by Taylor Newton)
First Flight junior Hailey Stanley (right) scrambles for the ball against First Flight junior Liza Bond (5). (Photos by Taylor Newton)
First Flight senior Mayson Ogburn cheers as the starting varsity basketball team gets announced. (Photos by Taylor Newton)
First Flight senior Cameron Van Lunen (20) soars through the air for a layup. (Photos by Taylor Newton)
First Flight sophomore Joe Wagner receives a pass. (Photos by Taylor Newton)
First Flight senior Isaac Dobie (5) charges through Edenton sophomore Naijhir White (3). (Photos by Taylor Newton)
Going for a layup, First Flight senior Eli Hawk (44) dodges Edenton seniors Tay Williams (0) and Jailen Smith (12) (Photos by Taylor Newton)
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Photos by Taylor Newton

The First Flight boys basketball team evened out its season record at 6-6 with an 83-63 home win over Holmes on Jan. 10, leading the game from wire to wire. On the same date, the First Flight girls team moved its season record up to 7-3 with a 50-32 win over Holmes. The first half was a low-scoring battle with First Flight taking a 13-8 lead into the locker room. The locals scored 37 points in the second half to take control of the game.

 

 

 




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