Do or die for Lady Raiders
The possibility of a 12th consecutive postseason appearance for Benton Academy (11-11) rests in their own hands.
Tuesday’s loss to undefeated Tri-County 7-4 forced the Lady Raiders into a must win game against Humphreys Academy September 20 to secure the second place seed in their district.
This might be familiar for the girls, who were fighting for the playoffs in 2009.
“The girls have been here before,” head coach Vince Davis said. “Sometimes it may have been there too many times. They might be too relaxed. It’s going to be challenge.” Davis himself is no stranger to the playoffs, he has been an assistant coach or head coach for nine of those 11 seasons.
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