Lady Braves Headed to Championship
Updated: Friday, March 8 2013, 08:37 PM EST
There was a big send off for the Cherokee girls basketball team this morning.
Players were cheered on at a pep rally before hopping on board a bus bound for the 1-A western regional finals at UNC-Greensboro. Students lined the route as they left Cherokee High School.
The Lady Braves will take on Bishop McGuiness, which beat Cherokee in overtime last year in the Regional Championship game.
Senior center, Alexis Maney is confident teamwork will lead to victory this time, "our defense, it's there but our offense is amazing. I mean we're, if you shut one of us down one of us is going to be on."
The Lady Braves take on Bishop McGuiness at 11:30am Saturday morning at Fleming gymnasium.