The PHS Nettes basketball team qualified for the state tournament Thursday night with a 56-35 win over Heritage High School. The Nettes will play in the Region semi-finals tonight (Friday) against state ranked Allatoona at 7 p.m.
With a win tonight the Pickens team will play for the Region championship at 7 p.m. on Saturday. If they lose, the Nettes will play at 3 p.m. "The team has worked hard for this chance to represent our high school in the state playoffs," said Athletic Director Kyle Rasco.
The State playoff games will be held next Friday or Saturday.
The Nettes are currently 19-8 overall on the season.
In last night’s game with Heritage, PHS placed four players in double digit scoring. Makayla Angel and Kadie Mullinax each had 12 points. Sarah Smith scored 11 points and Kristen Garner contributed 10 points.
Above, the team in an earlier game.