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Pine Grove wins Class 1A girls championship

The Lady Panthers have won three state titles in a row.

Posted: Mar. 7, 2019 6:09 PM
Updated: Mar. 8, 2019 9:52 AM

JACKSON, Miss. (WTVA) - Loren Elliott scored 17 points to lead Pine Grove past Hollandale Simmons, 44-26, in the MHSAA Class 1A girls basketball championship on Thursday.

Elliott was named the game's Most Valuable Player as the Lady Panthers (33-3) won their third consecutive state championship.

Jaleila Gadison scored a game-high 20 points for Simmons (26-8).

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