Posted On: 01/22/20 10:57 AM

After years of being close but not being able to get over the hump, the Blair Bears girls basketball team has turned the corner this season.  An early season victory over traditional power Norris has given the Bears the necessary confidence to get out to a 10-3 start this season before heading into the always difficult Eastern Midlands Conference tournament next week.  The Bears got out to a quick 12-0 lead over Omaha Concordia, but the Mustangs played much better the rest of the half until the last minute, where the Bears hit a couple of late 3's to go up 17 at half time.  The second half was more of the same, with Blair pulling away to win 64-45.  Both teams have alot of nice players to look at, both for the present and the future.

Sophia Grantham (5'5" Guard, Senior, Blair): Grantham is a four year starter who is enjoying the spoils of staying with things through the tough times with the Bears.  An athletic point guard who pushes the ball on every possession, she hunts contact getting into the lane and loves to get to the free throw line.  Grantham passes the ball well and can shoot the

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