Girls hoops looking for scoring punch

The Twin Valley Middle High School girls’ varsity and junior varsity basketball players include, front row from left: Sadie Boyd, Jesse Lazelle, Celia Betit, Kylie Reed, Jayden Crawford, and Alexis Boyd.  Back row, from left: varsity coach Buddy Hayford, Shelbea Fournier, Leora Longe, Kayleigh Richard, Jordyn Trowt, Winter Nakos, Katelyn Longe, Alyssa Bird, Jazmyn Dix, Hannah Sullivan, and JV coach James Anderson. Missing from the photo is Paige Cunningham.     RC
The Twin Valley Middle High School girls’ varsity and junior varsity basketball players include, front row from left: Sadie Boyd, Jesse Lazelle, Celia Betit, Kylie Reed, Jayden Crawford, and Alexis Boyd. Back row, from left: varsity coach Buddy Hayford, Shelbea Fournier, Leora Longe, Kayleigh Richard, Jordyn Trowt, Winter Nakos, Katelyn Longe, Alyssa Bird, Jazmyn Dix, Hannah Sullivan, and JV coach James Anderson. Missing from the photo is Paige Cunningham. Photo by Randy Captiani

WHITINGHAM- For the Twin Valley girls’ varsity basketball team, success during the upcoming season will probably come down to scoring.   According to Wildcat coach Buddy Hayford, the 2019-2020 team needs to reverse the negative point differential that hindered last season’s squad.
“We averaged 31 points per game last season,” said Hayford in an interview last week, “but we gave up 43 points per game. So this year we’ve got to stiffen up a little on defense. I always say if we can hold a team to 32 points we’ll win most of those games.”

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