The Stephens County Lady Indians defeated Walnut Grove 41-37 Tuesday in the third-place game of the Region 8-AAAA girls’ basketball tournament Tuesday at Lanier High School.
The win gives the Lady Indians the third seed out of Region 8-AAAA for the upcoming state girls’ AAAA basketball tournament.
Stephens County will play the second seed out of Region 6-AAAA this weekend in the tournament’s first round. The Region 6-AAAA tournament is still ongoing.
Meanwhile, Chestatee won the girls’ Region 8-AAAA hoops title over Eastside and Johnson defeated Eastside for the boys’ title.