GIRLS BASKETBALL—The Denham Springs Yellow Jackets and Sulfur Golden Tors will face off at Denham Springs High School on February 18 at 6 p.m. The Tornados and Yellow Jackets will be competing in the first round of the State Playoff Tournament.
The Lady Jackets are ranked 6th in the state, which favors them to win against their 25th ranked opponent according to MaxPreps.com. Denham Springs also has proven to have an advantage at home this season by being undefeated on their home turf.
Sulfur has struggled with away games this season. The Golden Tors have a record of 5-5 when playing away from home (MaxPreps.com). Denham Springs appears to have the advantage going into the game, however anything can happen between these two talented teams.
According to MaxPreps.com, both teams perform better in the second half of the game. By looking at statistics posted on MaxPreps.com, it appears the action might not kick off until the second half. You can follow the action live on twitter using #RoadToState or by following @JournaliZT_94.