Franklin County and Southwestern advance in the KHSAA Girls Sweet Sixteen

Franklin County advances to Friday’s quarterfinal round where they will meet Southwestern at 11 a.m.
Franklin County and Southwestern advance in the KHSAA Girls Sweet Sixteen
Published: Mar. 9, 2022 at 11:08 PM EST
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LEXINGTON, Ky. (WKYT) - Franklin County had to rally late in the fourth quarter to defeat Henderson County 46-43 in Wednesday’s opening round of the KHSAA Girls Sweet Sixteen.

The Lady Flyers’ Patience Laster scored 12 points and grabbed nine rebounds in the win.

Franklin County advances to Friday’s quarterfinal round where they will meet Southwestern at 11 a.m.

The Warriors defeated McCracken County 67-56, spurred by a third-quarter run.

Southwestern’s Payton Acey scored 16 points to lead her team to a win.

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