Tuesday night was a successful one for Stone Memorial basketball, as the Panthers and Lady Panthers picked up double-digit victories over Rhea County to start District 6AAA play.
In girls action, the Lady Panthers hit 11 three-pointers on their way to an 82-33 victory. Four Lady Panthers (Katie Adkisson, Annah Goss, Tessa Miller and Skylar Dishman) scored in double-figures in the win.
In the boys game, a strong third quarter saw the Panthers pull away for a 60-40 victory over the Golden Eagles. Dylan Whittenburg led a balanced scoring effort with 12 points, followed by Chris Coudriet with 11 and Will Hecker at 10.
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