Photo by Marty Conley
The Russell High School girls’ soccer team claimed the 16th Region championship with a 5-0 win over East Carter and advanced to the state playoffs to play Corbin at Corbin. Front row, left to right: Gabby Hayes, Brooke Kidd, Josey Owens, Abby Keeton, Kylie Busick, and Isabela Barker. Middle row, left to right: Alexis Nichols, Callen Johnson, Renae Keeton, Ashley Keeton, Carley Patton, Samantha Cotton, Hannah Howell, Ainsley Bender, and LeeLee Knupp. Back row, left to right: Asst. Coach Gerry Lyons, MaCkenzie Jenkins, Kynidee Allen, Maddison Moore, Katie Fried, Georgia Arrington, Head Coach John Perry, Taylor Stamper, Annalee Miller, Harley Abshire, and Asst. Coach Bobby Allen. Not pictured: Daria Franklin and Reagan Williams.