Congratulations to our girls and boys team who made history on Saturday in Colonial Life Arena! Both teams were crowned Class AAA State Champions, which makes it the first time since 2007 that the girls and boys basketball team won the state championship in the same year.
The girls team defeated Marion High School 53-33. Freshman MiLaysia Fulwiley, Girls 3A player of the year, was the game-high scorer with 29 points. Fulwiley also had 8 rebounds, 8 steals, and three blocks. Junior Tamyra Davis hit two big three pointers, giving her six points on the night. This championship makes Coach Reggie McLain’s 4th State Title coaching at Keenan High School.
The boys team defeated Wade Hampton 55-32. Senior Raekwon Horton, Boys 3A player of the year finished the night with a double-double, 19 points and 16 rebounds. Sophomore Jazian Gortman had 13 points for the night. This championship makes Coach Zach Norris’ 7th State Title coaching at Keenan High School.
Congratulations again to all the players, coaches and members of the athletic department!