Panther News

Varsity Girls Advance to State Final Four

The varsity girls basketball team advanced to the TSSAA State Final Four by defeating Harding Academy (Memphis, TN) 47-31 on Friday night. 

The Panthers were led in scoring by eighth grader Kennedy Cambridge, who netted 11 points, and freshman Iris Heldman, who added 10 in the victory.

FRA will play in the state semifinals against University School of Jackson (Memphis, TN) on Thursday at Lipscomb University. 

Varsity Girls Win Region Championship

The varsity girls basketball team defeated CPA 41-26 to win the TSSAA Division II Class A Middle Region Championship. The Panthers were led by sophomore Zharia Hutchinson, who had 17 points. Eighth grader Kennedy Cambridge added nine in the victory. 

Hutchinson, Cambridge, and senior Jesse Heldman were named to the All-Region Team, with Hutchinson being named MVP. 

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Wrestlers Finish Strong in State Tournament

Congratulations to the Tymon Mitchell, Drew White, and Ethan Rhoden for a strong showing in the TSSAA State Wrestling Championships on Saturday. Mitchell finished third in the 285-pound division; White finished sixth in the 145-pound weight class; and Rhoden finished sixth in the 106-pound division.