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Marion County Basketball Team
finishes as State Runner-Up

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Photos by Richard Harris | Photos by Ben Dodds | Photos by Malinda Bair

From the March 14, 2018 issue of The Journal
By Richard Harris
   The Marion County High School girls basketball team wrapped up a very successful season last Wednesday, March 7 when they battled Greenville in the State Championship Game in the Macon Coliseum.
   While they were unable to pull off an upset against Greenville, which had been ranked No. 1 all year and won the title game 73-52, the Eagles finished as the State Runner-Up, Region 4A Champion, posted a record of 25-6, and had numerous other highlights.
   "This has been a great year for this group of girls," said Head Coach Fran McPherson. "They also got to play in Phillips Arena early in the season and our Atlanta Hawks trip was something our kids will never forget. We beat two teams in the Glenwood Tournament, one of which (Glenwood) was the defending state champ in ... The rest of the story.