The RCHS Dive Team travelled to Lexington this past Saturday to compete in the Kentucky High School Diving Invitational at the Lancaster Aquatic Center on University of Kentucky’s campus.
The team performed very well, placing 3rd overall.
JV (6 Dive Competition) Girls
Ella Robertson placed 2nd.
Hannah Godby placed 10th
JV (6 Dive Competition) Boys
Dawson Haydon placed 4th
Jacob Skaggs placed 6th.
In Varsity Competition
Gage Lawson placed 5th
Max Lawson placed 8th
Emma Rae Phillips placed 16th.
The Swim & Dive Team are back in action on Tuesday night at home against Marion County and South Laurel.
The Russell County Middle School played at Taylor County on Monday night.
The 6th grade lost 43-16, Owen Loy had 8 points and 2 steals and Lucas Mcfall had 3 points 3 rebounds.
The 7th grade won 32-25, leading the way for the Lakers was Clay Ferguson with 19 points and 10 rebounds, Nathan Lawson 8 points and 3 rebounds.
The 8th grade lost 62-40, Clay Anderson had 20 points and 1 steal, Jay Milburn had 8 points 3 rebounds.
The Russell County lakers and lady lakers will be at home tonight in a girl boy double headers as they will host Southwestern. Tip off for the girls is set for 5:30 with the boys to follow. We encourage you to head out to laker gym but if you cannot attend the game we will have all the action on LakerCountry 104.9fm WJRS with Derek Aaron and Shawn Coffey.