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February 21, 2014

Lady Polar Bears perfect in Big 10

The No. 1 Fairmont Senior girls’ basketball team finished the regular season with a 79-50 win at Lewis County Thursday night.

After narrowly losing their first game of the season at Morgantown High School, the Polar Bears rattled off 17 consecutive wins to finish with a perfect Big 10 conference record.

“That’s goal number one,” said Fairmont Senior girls’ basketball coach Corey Hines. “The second goal is to win our first sectional game.”

Emily Stoller led the way with 29 points. Kaden Whaley had a double-double of 24 points and 10 rebounds. Kelsey Morrone dropped 10 points and pulled down seven rebounds. And Ty Horton scored five points and recorded 10 assists.

The Polar Bears earned the No. 1 seed in the sectional playoffs. They will play the winner of Monday’s Oak Glen-Weir play-in-game on Wednesday at the Woody Williams Armory.

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