The East Atchison Lady Wolves placed 2nd in the Class 2, District 16 Basketball Championship Saturday, February 29, 2020. The girls lost to East Buchanan in the final round of competition. Pictured are, from left to right: front row – Mercedes Parshall, Kilea Cooper, Jesse Graves, Jaycee Graves, Sophia Martin, and Jae Barnett; and back row – Assistant Coach Madison Hagey, Assistant Coach Casey Martin, Natalie Hedlund, Brynnan Poppa, Ella Rolf, Morgan Parshall, Haley Garrison, Faith Anderson, Olivia Morris, and Head Coach Dustin Barnes.

The East Atchison student section was packed with tropically dressed fans at the Class 2, District 16 Girls’ Basketball Championship.

Pictured with the fast break following a steal is senior Jaycee Graves in the Lady Wolves’ win over the St. Joseph Christian Lions. Jaycee scored 27 of EA’s 66 points in the first game of the Class 2, District 16 Tournament. Also pictured are Lady Wolves Ella Rolf and Mercedes Parshall.

Senior Kilea Cooper drives toward the basket in the Lady Wolves’ win over Mid-Buchanan.

Ella Rolf prepares to take a shot in the Lady Wolves’ win over Mid-Buchanan.

Morgan Parshall takes care of the ball in the Lady Wolves’ win over Mid-Buchanan.

Natalie Hedlund looks to make a pass inside the lane in the Lady Wolves’ win over Mid-Buchanan in the Class 2, District 16 Tournament.

Brynnan Poppa takes aim at the basket in the Lady Wolves’ win over the St. Joseph Christian Lions in the Class 2, District 16 Tournament.

Senior Jesse Graves shoots for two in the Lady Wolves’ win over the St. Joseph Christian Lions in the Class 2, District 16 Tournament.

Jake McEnaney gets the steal in the Wolves’ Class 2, District 16 loss to Bishop LeBlond.

Kaylin Merriweather shoots for two in the Wolves’ Class 2, District 16 loss to Bishop LeBlond.

Jarrett Spinnato keeps his eye on the ball while guarding a Bishop LeBlond opponent in the Wolves’ Class 2, District 16 loss.