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Micah Welch pulls up for the shot in the Van Alstyne Lady Panthers’ win over Lone Oak in the area round of the Class 3A Region II girls basketball playoffs. With the win, the Lady Panthers advanced to the regional quarterfinals for the first time since 2001.


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Emma Donald prepares to shoot a 3 pointer, Donald scored 23 points in the Area championship game.


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Torin Riddick starts the fast break in the Area championship game, Riddick had 12 points in the win.


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Maegan Thomas goes up over the Lone Oak defense in the playoff win for the Lady Panthers.


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Torin Riddick goes up for points in the win over Lone Oak in the Area championship game.


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Micah Welch pulls up for the shot in the win over Lone Oak in the playoffs.


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The Lady Panthers won the Area Championship game over the Lone Oak Buffaloes in Princeton. The Lady Panthers advanced to the Regional Quarter Finals for the first time since 2001.


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The Lady Panthers won the Area Championship game over the Lone Oak Buffaloes in Princeton. The Lady Panthers advanced to the Regional Quarter Finals for the first time since 2001.


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The Lady Panthers won the Area Championship. The Lady Panthers hold up “3” with their hands to signify reaching the third round of the playoffs. The Lady Panthers advanced to the Regional Quarter Finals for the first time since 2001.