Posted On: 02/14/20 7:39 PM

I was able to catch a game and a half on Thursday evening. IMG and DME were playing in the area, so I headed that way to catch the first half before going to Manatee for their regional quarterfinal matchup with Fort Myers.

In the first half of the IMG/DME game, the Ascenders had a lead of 29-25 behind 10 points from Ariel Loiter and 9 from Liz Smith. DME hung around though with Bella Weary scoring 7 and a couple of three's from Jayde Tschritter. DME beat IMG in their last meeting, but IMG got revenge by a final score of 64 to 55 in this one.

 

I made it just in time to catch the tip at the 6A Region 3 Quarterfinal game hosted by Manatee against Ft. Myers. Based on seeding and record, you would think this game would have gone Manatee's way, but Ft. Myers played one of the toughest schedules in the state to prepare them for the postseason. The Canes just did not have an answer for Chaniya Clark all night. If the ball was thrown in the air near her, she was going to

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