Upon arrival from holiday break, the Fillies headed down to Shreveport for the annual Bossier Parrish Community College Classic. Despite a fighting effort, the Panola fell short to the Northwest Florida State College Raiders 65-73 in their first game of the BPCC Classic.
Four Fillies finished in double figures. Freshman Jolie Williams would come off the bench leading all scorers with 15. Daryna Barcharova and Maryia Adashchyk both contributed 14 points. Weronika Nowakowska rounded out the double figure scoring with 11 of her own.
In the second game of the BPCC classic, the Fillies came up short again, losing a 71-75 battle against the Lady Bulldogs of Hinds.
The Fillies battled to the end behind a 19 point performance by Adashchyk, who scored 10 of those 19 in the first quarter of play. Behind her in the scoring was freshman Barcharova who notched 14 of her own points. The Panola outscored Hinds in the third quarter but could not comeback from the half time deficit
The Fillies (7-6, 3-0 in conference) will return to conference action Wednesday January 7th when they face Trinity Valley in AJ Gymnasium at 7:00 PM.