Panthers dominate in first district win


By Kelly Phillips - [email protected]



Photos by Kelly Phillips | NDL Panther Senior Pedro Bradshaw shoots over a Todd County player on Friday. The Panthers are 1-0 in the district after the 77-39 win.


DeShawn Mason grabs for a rebound on Friday. The Panthers won big, 77-39.


Elijah Kemp gets fouled while shooting on Friday at Russellville High School. Kemp scored 16 points against the Rebels.


Jaylyn McMurry jumps up for a layup against the Rebels on Friday. The Panthers won 77-39.


The Russellville Panthers had no problems with visiting Todd County Central on Friday night. The Panthers start district play with a 1-0 record thanks to the 77-39 win over the Rebels.

Pedro Bradshaw and Elijah Kemp each dropped 16 points on the night. Jaylyn McMurry trailed just behind with 14.

The Panthers had 17 assists against Todd County. Jacob Naylor collected five of those to lead the team. Bradshaw also recorded three blocks.

Russellville (2-1) recorded their first loss of the young season on Saturday. University Heights stunned the Panthers 72-70.

Russellville will not play at home again until a January 3rd meeting with Ohio County.

Photos by Kelly Phillips | NDL Panther Senior Pedro Bradshaw shoots over a Todd County player on Friday. The Panthers are 1-0 in the district after the 77-39 win.
http://newsdemocratleader.com/wp-content/uploads/2016/12/web1_NDLbb-14.jpgPhotos by Kelly Phillips | NDL Panther Senior Pedro Bradshaw shoots over a Todd County player on Friday. The Panthers are 1-0 in the district after the 77-39 win.

DeShawn Mason grabs for a rebound on Friday. The Panthers won big, 77-39.
http://newsdemocratleader.com/wp-content/uploads/2016/12/web1_NDLbb-16.jpgDeShawn Mason grabs for a rebound on Friday. The Panthers won big, 77-39.

Elijah Kemp gets fouled while shooting on Friday at Russellville High School. Kemp scored 16 points against the Rebels.
http://newsdemocratleader.com/wp-content/uploads/2016/12/web1_NDLbb-17.jpgElijah Kemp gets fouled while shooting on Friday at Russellville High School. Kemp scored 16 points against the Rebels.

Jaylyn McMurry jumps up for a layup against the Rebels on Friday. The Panthers won 77-39.
http://newsdemocratleader.com/wp-content/uploads/2016/12/web1_NDLbb-18.jpgJaylyn McMurry jumps up for a layup against the Rebels on Friday. The Panthers won 77-39.

By Kelly Phillips

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