Posted On: 03/13/19 11:28 PM
The Western Doves recently eliminated two solid teams from playoff contention in Paint Branch and Howard High on their way to winning the 4A North regional championship. The Doves feature four underclassmen guards who have guided the team in Vashae Rideout, Sanaya Gray, Gabby Johnson and Ny’ceara Pryor.
The young Doves were able to thrash two highly seeded teams 62-45 and 66-43 by overwhelming them with defensive speed and balanced scoring. Western was inconsistent at times during the season and some injuries slowed them down, but coach Tasha Townsend has them firing on all cylinders as they prepare for the final four. With four young players contributing heavily Western