(Feb. 28, 2014) – The Loudoun County High School girls basketball team isn’t the only area team advancing to States as the Middleburg Academy girls team is playing this afternoon in the VISAA state tournament Final Four against Lynchburg-based Virginia Episcopal School.
The tip off is 4:30 p.m. in Charlottesville at St. Anne’s-Belfield. Title game is set for Saturday, March 1 at 1 p.m.
The 7th seeded Dragons (16-9) advanced with a 54-52 road overtime win Wednesday night at No. 2 seed Richmond Christian School (17-3). Junior tri-captain Courtney Radcliff (Leesburg) led Middleburg with 17 points.
The other two captains are also junior Candice Berner (Leesburg) and Cecilia Billings (Reston).
The rest of the squad: Lauryn Mitchell (Leesburg), Alyssa Lubag (Sterling), Sarah Haene (Lovettsville), Tori Kahler (Ashburn), Jordan Davis (Leesburg), Meagan McDonald (Leesburg), Yasmin Abdi (Ashburn), Elle Benefield (Delaplane) and Nicole Creeden (Warrenton). The team is coached by Reggie Barnes.