On Wednesday night, January 31st, the Lady Shiners battled Waldron in sectional action. Earlier in the season, Rising Sun edged out a win against Waldron 40 to 38. This time around, the Lady Shiners had to play them on their home floor. The first quarter saw the Lady Shiners get off to a great start. The Lady Shiners lead 11 to 4 after the first quarter. During the second quarter, Rising Sun was able to push the lead to 10 pts, before a little bit of foul trouble allowed Waldron to close with in 4 points at half time. The 3rd and 4th quarter saw both teams go back and forth with the lead. With 1:40 left in the game, Rising Sun found themselves in a similar position as in the first game with Waldron, with the game tied. This time around Rising Sun had a costly turnover that gave the ball back to Waldron. Waldron capitalized going up by 3 with time winding down. With 1.9 seconds left on the clock, Rising Sun had an opportunity, but couldn’t find the bottom of the net. Scoring for the Lady Shiners were: Lucy Carrigan 24 points, Danyka Groover 11 points, Sydney Bostic 2 points, and Sydney Pitts and Maddie Wilson combined for 6 points. Congratulations to the Lady Shiners Basketball team on a great season going 11-12 and finishing 3rd in the ORVC (4-2). To our Seniors (Justis White -mgr, Chelsea Brown, Jayden McAlister, Lucy Carrigan) You are all going to be missed. Thank you for all the memories. We want to wish you well in all you future endeavors.