Hurricane force: Scrappy Jonesboro upends Greenwood for Class 6A girls state title


Photographs by Mitchell PE Masilun

Jonesboro’s Kayla Mitchell (front) and Greenwood’s Kinley Fisher scramble for a loose ball Saturday during the Lady Hurricane’s 57-44 victory over the Lady Bulldogs in the Class 6A girls state championship game at Bank of the Ozarks Arena in Hot Springs.

HOT SPRINGS -- Jonesboro's hustle overcame Greenwood's bombs-away-shooting mentality Saturday afternoon.


Jonesboro’s Elauna Eaton (right) is fouled by Greenwood’s Kaila Cartwright as she takes a shot during Saturday’s Class 6A gir... + Enlarge

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hurricane46 says...

Way to go Jonesboro!

Posted 11 March 2018, 6:51 p.m. Suggest removal

hurricane46 says...

They didn't upend Greenwood, they had the better record, and had played better competition all season, they were just the better team.

Posted 13 March 2018, 10:35 a.m. Suggest removal

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