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Eastern Meigs Claims D4 Girls State Crown

Eastern Meigs Claims D4 Girls State Crown

Reedsville, Ohio is celebrating their small schools first state high school championship after the Lady Eagles of Eastern Meigs defeated Zanesville Rosecrans 49-38 for the Division 4 state championship Saturday.

It was the second time this season that the Lady Eagles beat Rosecrans, having won a regular season match-up earlier this season.

D4 State Player of the Year Jenna Burdette led the way with 24 points, after tying a state record in the semifinal with 38. No other Lady Eagles were in double figures.

(27-2) Rosecrans was led by Molly Nash's 15 points.

(27-1) Eastern Meigs only shot 38% from the field, but held Rosecrans to 24%.  


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