Game of the Week: Verona beats La Follette in Big 8 girls basketball
Verona remains in second place in the Big 8Verona beats LaFollette in Big 8 girls basketball
The Verona Wildcats beat Madison La Follette 47-30 Thursday night in a Big 8 Girls basketball game in Verona.
It was “Support Ebony” night as the teams raised money for Verona’s point guard Ebony Nettles-Bay , who is battling cancer. Both teams and fans wore shirts that said “Beat Cancer” on the front and “Team 10” on the back. Nettles-Bay wears no. 10.
Verona led 13-9 after one and the Lancers did not get any closer.
Jenni LaCroix scored 14 points for Verona. She had four three pointers.
The Wildcats are now 15-1 overall and 11-1. The team is in second place behind Middleton, who is unbeaten in conference.